By: Ashley Ney-Vollmer

In the News: Isle Society Featured in The Boston Globe as Next Generation of Giving

“I had been part of other societies and social groups, where galas and bar nights were pretty much the norm, and that’s it. We wanted to make the ISLE Society different—to adapt to the needs of our donors, keep them engaged, and make the
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By: Ashley Ney-Vollmer

Thompson Island 4K Trail Run Success Featured in MassNonProfit News

MassNonProfit News helped Thompson Island Outward Bound share the success of our 2017 4K Trail Run fundraiser in an a recent feature on their website. The article entitled "Thompson Island’s 17th annual 4K Trail Run Raises $425K" detailed
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By: Arthur Pearson and Megan Bird

Viewpoints: The City as Classroom

Written by: Megan Bird, Executive Director of Citizen Schools Massachusetts and Arthur Pearson, President and CEO of Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center As summer’s blaze softens into autumn hues, our city’s children are back in th
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By: Ashley Ney-Vollmer

In the News: Thompson Island Outward Bound Featured on CBS Boston's 4 Your Community

On September 9, 2017 Thompson Island Outward Bound vice president of education, Nikki Tabron, joined Nick Giovanni and Anaridis Rodriguez on CBS Boston WBZ's 4 Your Community to share how time on Thompson Island impacts Boston Public School s
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By: Jaclyn Parks

Thompson Island Outward Bound Featured in Bright Magazine

Thompson Island has recently been featured in its first national story! Bright is an online education magazine funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, with prominent writers such as Arne Duncan and Katie Couric. This piece on summer learning cove
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By: Ashley Ney-Vollmer

WBUR Highlights Thompson Island Outward Bound As Part of Boston's Fifth Quarter of Learning

Check out WBUR's coverage on how Boston is transforming summer school with the help of organizations like Thompson Island Outward Bound: In Boston, An Effort To Turn Summer School Into Something Students Won't Want to Miss.  
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