Childrens Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf

Ensuring the Mental health of Teachers and Staff

Teaching and caring for students during the COVID-19 pandemic was a challenge for the teachers and professional staff at Children’s Center for Communication/Beverly School for the Deaf which has impacted their mental health and well being. Funds will be used to contract MindWise Innovations to offer access to confidential online mental health screenings, counseling and other services and resources to improve staff mental health.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
AMOUNT: $7,710

Perpetual Motion

Have you heard the Tower Foundation’s origin story?  It has now been freshly told by Cassandra Gainer in the recent issue of Traffic East, a Western New York journal celebrating entrepreneurial and creative energy.  Gainer interviewed daughters Mollie Byrnes and Cynthia Doyle in telling the story of Peter and Elizabeth Tower’s life together and how they came … Continued