Grants

YMCA @ Whittemore Elementary After School program

Submitted by Waltham YMCA & Whittemore Elementary. Staff at the YMCA Before and After School program at the Whittemore Elementary School will work closely with school teachers, administration, parents and students to develop and implement resources that bridges the gap...

Engaging Technology That Meets the Classroom Demands

Submitted by Grade 1 teachers at Macarthur Elementary School.  To provide STEM learning opportunities by using the Osmo system during intervention blocks.  Osmo is an educational system that works with existing ipads as an interactive, hands on approach to learning.

Waltham Children’s Book Award Program

Submitted by Carol Klatt and all WPS District Elementary School  Library Teachers. This grant  will provide each Elementary School to purchase books that provides specific time-proven or contemporary high quality literature.  Students who read at least 5 of the titles...

Waltham Youth Work Collaborative

Submitted by Kaytie Dowcett Waltham Partnership for Youth. This collaborative work will provide low-income Waltham youth with career development opportunities and job placement support by coordinating efforts among employer, educators and youth service providers.  Waltham Partnership for Youth will serve...

Keystone Leadership Program @ Waltham Boys & Girls Club

Submitted by Erica Young & Jules LeBlanc, Waltham Boys & Girls Club staff.   Keystone leadership Program is a teen character, leadership and citizenship program for young adults ages 14-18.  Keystone supports educational success, building relationships, career readiness, philanthropic work...