As part of grants from Boston After School & Beyond, several youth programs are slated to receive funding this summer which will help provide even more support to the children of East Boston.

Some of the programs set to receive funding include the Piers Park Sailing Center, Veronica Robles Cultural Center, East Boston Social Centers, Boston Scores, and Harlem Lacrosse. At this time, the amount of funding that is projected for each program is not finalized.

As mentioned, Boston After School & Beyond – an organization with a network of 475 after school and summer programs that focus on supporting children outside of school – is helping make this funding possible through a Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) program.

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