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In partnership with Kendall/MIT Open Space, the Cambridge Community Foundation hosted a community night on July 20, featuring a digital photography exhibition by Kristen Joy Emack and Cindy Weisbart that highlighted Cambridge youth perspectives in our recent annual report. At the event, CCF President Geeta Pradhan spoke to the power of our young people’s voices in shaping Cambridge’s future.

We’re grateful for MIT’s collaboration and to everyone who joined us for a beautiful evening in community!

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Stories of community action

Keith Mascoll won a 2021 Imagined in Cambridge! Award for helping youth open up through art. Who will win in 2022? READ MORE
We had a beautiful community gathering at Kendall/MIT Open Space July 20. READ MORE
Cambridge lost a true community partner last month when Joe Roller, former board member, passed away. READ MORE
Sisters on the Runway surpassed their fundraising goal for Cambridge nonprofits, with a matching contribution from CCF. READ MORE
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