January 2022

 10/19/17 Framingham's Southside supports the mission of Hoops and Homework. 

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3/2/18 Dr. Spicer read Dr. Seuss at our two centers, on Reading Across America Day. Read the story here.

 1/6/18 Hoops and Homework received a grant of $25,000 from the Massachusetts state budget. Thank you, state Senator Karen Spilka, for successfully lobbying for these funds!

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Angel, one of the children who attends Hoops and Homework, talks about how important the program is to him.

The "hoops" in Hoops and Homework: enjoying a game of basketball on a warm winter's day

Raising the hoops: the grand opening of the basketball court at Interfaith Terrace, attended by kids, families, staff, and special guests including MA Attorney General Maura Healey, state Senator Karen Spilka, and state Representative Chris Walsh.

3/21/19 Hoops and Homework was honored at the 27th Salute to Framingham, with the Jim O'Connor Community Service award. The honor is given to organizations who work as a team to serve the youth of Framingham. Read about it here!


$80,000 for 80 years! Founder Herb Chasan is turning 80, and we're celebrating with a fundraiser birthday party. Read the story from the Metrowest Daily News!

6/9/18 Our program was named one of the "10 Best After-School Programs in Massachusetts"! Read about it here.

7/14/20Hoops and Homework is excited to reopen to safely support the community through the pandemic. Read about it here!