Supporters and Funders

Over the course of its history, the BEST Initiative has received support from the following funders and partners:

  • DeWitt Wallace-Reader’s Digest Fund
  • United Way of Massachusetts Bay
  • The Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation
  • The Hyams Foundation
  • W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation
  • Boston Centers for Youth and Families
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston
  • Parents United for Child Care
  • YMCA of Greater Boston
  • Boston Coalition
  • National Institute on Out-of-School Time
  • The Boston Foundation
  • The Barr Foundation
  • Black Ministierial Alliance

Upcoming Events

  1. Spring Youth Worker Certificate Training

    April 4 - May 30
  2. Positive Behavior Management Training

    May 24 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm


  • 2016-2017 BEST Training Calendar Now Posted!

    2016-2017 Boston Training Calendar Save the dates for our 2016-2017 Boston BEST trainings! Online registration will open one month prior to the start of each training – our trainings fill up quickly, so please sign up right away!  See below


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