News & Events

News & Event

Community Health Assessment

August 2019 - Join us on September 18th for breakfast and a presentation/discussion of the 2019 MetroWest Region Community Health Assessment.

Fall 2019 Grant Cycle is Now Open

August 2019 - We are now accepting grant applications for our fall 2019 funding cycle.

Foundation Awards Over $750,000 in Grants

June 2019 - The MetroWest Health Foundation recently awarded over $750,000 in new grants to area nonprofit and municipal organizations.

Help Redesign Our Website

May 2019 - The foundation is about to begin a major upgrade to our website: You can help by giving us your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the site.

New Data Highlights the Needs of Older Adults in the Region

May 2019 - The Foundation recently hosted a presentation of the latest findings from the Massachusetts Healthy Aging Data Report.

Scholarship Applications Are Now Available

April - Applications for scholarships for the fall academic term are now available. The deadline for applying is 4:00 pm on Friday, May 31st.

County Health Data Points to Areas for Improvement

April - US News & World Report recently issued their 2019 County Health Rankings. Counties that make up the MetroWest area (Middlesex, Worcester and Norfolk) all scored relatively high. However, the data also showed areas for improvement, such as the teen birth rate and preventable hospital admissions.

Policy Issues to Watch

April 2019 - There's a lot going on in local, state and national policy news that impact the health of the region. To keep you informed, we asked our Policy Analyst Kate Baker to give us a couple of policy issues worth following. Here's Kate's list for April

Mass. Census Equity Fund Announces Grants to Local Agencies for Outreach & Engagement Activities

April 2019 - With financial support provided by the MetroWest Health Foundation, the Sudbury Foundation and the Foundation for MetroWest, the Massachusetts Census Equity Fund recently made grants to MetroWest organizations to support outreach efforts to ensure an accurate census count in 2020.

Join Us for a Healthy Aging Presentation

April 18, 2019 - Join us on Friday, May 17 from 8:30 - 11:00 for a closer look at the MetroWest data from the Massachusetts Healthy Aging Data Report.

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