MVYouth Sees Summer Success

The community fund founded in August 2014 has renewed over ninety per cent of its original founding donors.

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MVYouth Announces Scholarship Winners

Six Martha’s Vineyard seniors will receive four-year college scholarships, the community fund announced this week. The awards total $700,000, and for the first time this year include a charter school graduate.

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MVYouth Awards $1.35 Million to Ice Arena, Felix Neck
Heather Hamacek

The Martha’s Vineyard Arena and Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary will complete major capital campaigns this year thanks to $1.35 million in expansion grants announced Tuesday by MVYouth.

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MVYouth Awards Scholarships to Seven Island Students

MVYouth has awarded $542,874 in college scholarships to seven Martha's Vineyard seniors to attend the college of their choice.

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Youth Grants Go to Boys & Girls Club, Skate Park, Chamber Music Society
Julia Wells

Three organizations that serve hundreds of Island youth have received grants totaling $511,000 from MVYouth, a community fund begun two years ago.

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Youth Programs See Big Boost from New Donor Group
Julia Wells

One year after MVYouth was founded with its innovative fundraising model, $1 million has translated to new headquarters for the Island Wide Youth Collaborative, a new Little League Field and five college scholarships.

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MVYouth Announces First College Scholarships

Five graduating regional high school seniors have been chosen to receive four-year college scholarships from MVYouth.

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New Philanthropy Group Bestows Grants
Ivy Ashe

A new facility for youth mental health services and a new field for Little Leaguers received funding Tuesday night as the recently established MVYouth community fund presented its first two expansion grants, part of a $1 million yearly campaign to help the Island’s youngest residents.

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Shared Love of Vineyard Energizes New Island Philanthropy Group
Julia Wells

A newly formed Vineyard philanthropy group with a core mission to support Island youth and an innovative funding model will commit $4 million over the next four years to an array of youth causes. Founders include a number of first-generation summer homeowners.

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Island Philanthropy 2.0
Summer on the Vineyard is many things, but lately it seems to have become the season of fundraisers. Hardly a day goes by without an invitation to a party or event to benefit one of a multitude of causes.
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