Posts Categorized: Grants


NECC Receives Grant from DCU for Kids to Support Speech and Language Technology

The New England Center for Children (NECC) is pleased to announce we have received a $22,000 grant from the DCU for Kids Foundation to support speech and language technology for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).   More than 40% of the NECC student population is unable to communicate verbally. To gain maximum independence and […]

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NECC Receives Grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts for Organic Garden Project -“Edible Schoolyard”

The New England Center for Children has received a $5,349 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Healthy Living grant to fund NECC’s organic garden project called the “edible schoolyard.” The grant funds assisted in construction of raised garden beds; procurement of equipment and materials including soil, seeds, storage kits, food dehydrators, gathering baskets, and a […]

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NECC Receives Grant from Music Drives Us

The New England Center for Children® (NECC®), a global leader in education for children with autism, announced today it received a grant for musical instruments from Music Drives Us, a foundation created by entrepreneur Ernie Boch Jr., to fund music programs designed to effect positive change for people of all ages. The Music Drives Us grant […]

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NECC Chosen by Staples Foundation to Receive Grant

The New England Center for Children received a technology grant from the Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., through a program called 2 Million & Change that allows Staples associates around the globe to direct more than $2 million in donations each year. The grant will fund interactive technology, including iPads and […]

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