Who We Are
The Gateway Fund and Pauline Young Music Fund support educational excellence by providing grants in perpetuity to benefit the students of North Adams Public Schools. Possible projects include, but are not limited to: independent study; new programs; extracurricular activities; individual creative projects, in or outside the classroom; visiting speakers; artists-in-residence; professional development for teachers; scientific, athletic, or technical equipment; library resources and class field trips.
The Gateway Fund awards up to $1,000 per project.
The Pauline Young Music Fund awards up to $2,000 per project.
The funds accept applications from students, teachers, administrators, and community members for initiatives that enhance the educational experience of students in the North Adams Public School District.