Community Catalyst

The Power of Prevention: Addressing Youth Addiction

“This grant serves as a partial match for a grant awarded by The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to promote SBIRT (screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment) expansion in Massachusetts.”

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Boston, MA
AMOUNT: $72,000 over Three Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


LDA Builds Parents’ Confidence in Advocacy Skills

2018 marked the end of a three-year grant to the Learning Disabilities Association of Western New York (“LDA”) for its Equitable Education Advocacy Program, which helps parents build their capacity to advocate for a child with a learning disability. Parents are often not sure what kinds of accommodations can help their child succeed in school, … Continued