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The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army operates 7,546 centers in communities across the United States. These include food distribution, disaster relief, rehabilitation centers, anti-human trafficking efforts, and a wealth of children's programs. Our work is funded through kettle donations, corporate contributions, and the sale of goods donated to our Salvation Army Family Stores. Eighty-two cents of every dollar we spend supports our various missions across the country. We are a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, and contributions are deductible for Federal Income Tax Purposes to the extent permitted under Section 170(b)(2) for corporations.

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Chesterbrook Afterschool Program

The Chesterbrook Learning Center is an after-school program that intends to mentor and serve school-aged children living in a low income housing development. Chesterbrook exists to enhance the educational and personal development of children aged 5-18 who live in the housing complex through tutoring and mentoring with the Bentley University students who attend the site.

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Global Thrift Store

Global Thrift Store has been proudly serving the Waltham community for over 16 years.  They are local company that is committed to giving back on a local level.  They donate materials to support over 16 local charities including; Middlesex Human Services, Bristol Family Shelter in Waltham and REACH




Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless

The Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless focuses on homelessness prevention. They have worked to use their resources to help at-risk households retain housing. They also asist in community health centers and public schools. They provide training for those working with low income households so knowledge and expertise is shared.  Their comprehensive approach allows them to address the root causes of homelessness, while also ensuring that services are provided to those in immediate need.

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