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PARTNERS AND ADVISORS

Implementation Partners


 

Barbers for Health

 

Bethel AME Church

 

Boston Centers for Youth & Families (27 Community Centers)

 

Boston Children's Hospital

 

Boston Children’s Museum

 

Boston Medical Center

 

Boston NAACP

 

Boston Public Health Commission

 

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

Brookside Community Health Center

 

Children’s Services of Roxbury

 

City Hall to Go

 

Codman Square Health Center

 

Congregation Lion of Judah

 

Countdown to Kindergarten

 

The Dimock Center

 

Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative

 

East Boston Family Engagement Network

Families First

Family Nurturing Center

Fields Corner Children Thrive

 

First Teacher

 

Martha Eliot Health Center

 

Massachusetts General Hospital

 

MassHousing

 

Mattapan Community Health Center

 

Mattapan Family and Community Network

 

Mattapan’s Finest

 

 

Mayor's Office of New Bostonians

 

MIT-Haiti Initiative

 

Nurtury

 

Partners HealthCare

 

Project Hope

 

Raising a Reader

 

ReadBoston

 

Roxbury Presbyterian Church

 

South Boston Neighborhood House

 

Southern Jamaica Plain Health Center

 

Thom Child and Family Services

 

Whittier Street Health Center

 

United South End Settlements

 

Urban Pride

 

 

Black Philanthropy Fund Trustees


 

Sen. William “Mo” Cowan (Retired), Senior Vice President and COO, ML Strategies LLC

 

Ruth Ellen Fitch, Independent Director/Trustee

 

Robert Gittens, Vice President for Public Affairs, Northeastern University

 

Jeff Howard (Chair) President, The Efficacy Institute

 

Reverend Ray Hammond, Pastor, Bethel AME Church

 

Wendell Knox, Retired President and CEO, Abt Associates

 

Jacqui Lindsay, President, Innovation by Design

 

Jeri Robinson, Vice President, Education and Family Learning, Boston Children’s Museum

 

Ayele Shakur, Regional Executive Director, BUILD Boston; Chair, Education Committee, NAACP Boston

 

Margaret Daniels Tyler, Philanthropic Advisor/Education Strategist, Strategic Consulting Network, Inc.

 

Content Advisors


 

 

Frank Farrow, Director, Center for the Study of Social Policy

 

Susan Goldin-Meadow, Bearsdley Ruml Distinguished Service Professor of Psychology, University of Chicago

 

Portia Kennel, Senior Vice President, Program Innovation, Ounce of Prevention Fund and Executive Director, Educare Learning Network

 

Susan Landry, Director and Founder, Children’s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

 

Susan Levine, Rebecca Anne Boylan Professor of Education and Society, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago

 

 

Karen Mapp, Senior Lecturer on Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

 

Pamela Morris, Professor of Applied Psychology, New York University

 

Robert Putnam, Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University

 

Cybele Raver, Vice Provost for Research and Faculty Affairs, New York University

 

Meredith Rowe, Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

 

 

 

Ralph Smith, Senior Vice President, Annie E. Casey Foundation and Managing Director, Campaign for Grade Level Reading

 

Joshua Sparrow, Director, Brazelton Touchpoints Center, Boston Children’s Hospital and Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

 

Dana Suskind, Professor of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical School

 

Catherine Tamis-LeMonda, Professor of Applied Psychology, New York University

 

Rick Weissbourd, Lecturer on Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

 

Institutional Funders


 

Abt Associates Inc.

 

Barr Foundation

 

Black Philanthropy Fund

 

Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation

 

EdVestors, Inc.

 

Eos Foundation

 

Ford Foundation

 

Latino Legacy Fund

 

Leon Lowenstein Foundation

 

NEA Foundation

 

Partners HealthCare

 

W.K. Kellogg Foundation