Learning labs aim to support public schools

CAMBRIDGE — A public-private cooperative effort is underway to support students in Dorchester County schools. The John & Janice Wyatt Foundation is backing Learning Labs at three locations — so far — with plans for a couple more. “The concept is to provide a place where they can do work,” foundation Community Outreach Manager Jymil […]

Wyatt Foundation, local groups join forces

CAMBRIDGE — The John & Janice Wyatt Foundation is at work in Dorchester County, in an effort to optimize cooperation among local non-profit organizations and public schools. While the work extends through elementary and middle schools, it is focused on early childhood education. Jymil Thompson was principal of Mace’s Lane Middle School for three years, […]

Care and Share supports Empowerment Center

CAMBRIDGE — Recently, board members of the Care and Share Fund Inc. of Dorchester County donated to the Cambridge Empowerment Center located in the Octavene H. Saunders building at 615B Pine St. in Cambridge. Operated by The Pine Street Committee Inc, it is the committee’s goal to work with local government, organizations, businesses and individuals […]

Care & Share supports Empowerment Center

CAMBRIDGE – Over 50 children from the ages of 5-12 are participating in FLAG (Fun Learning About God) Camp at the Empowerment Center on Pine Street. Each Monday through Thursday they are provided with two meals and a snack, academic support, arts and crafts, sports and field trips. They start each day with breakfast and […]