Boston Foundation, Inc.

As Greater Boston’s community foundation, the Boston Foundation devotes its resources to building and sustaining a vital, prosperous city and region, where justice and opportunity are extended to everyone.

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$897,130,148 - 2007-06-30


$92,856,047 - 2007-06-30

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Recent News from Boston Foundation

The Catapult Papers highlight the opportunities for “Next Gen” workforce development solutions
Foundation: Boston Foundation

... accompanying investment by philanthropy and government that can make ... The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI), a consulting unit of the...more

To better understand the state of Boston philanthropy, NEBiP seeks participation in Giving Boston ...
Foundation: Barr Foundation , Boston Foundation, Ford Foundation, Walton Family Foundation

To combat the persistence of false stereotypes surrounding philanthropic behavior, NEBiP is looking for a wide range of responses. “Even those...more

6 Boston-Area Choreographers Receive Grants To Help Bolster Their Careers
Foundation: Boston Foundation

6 Boston-Area Choreographers Receive Grants To Help Bolster Their ... The Boston Foundation and Aliad Fund announced the winners of the...more

Boston Opportunity Agenda receives $150000 grant to explore critical issues facing college 'stop ...
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Boston – The Boston Opportunity Agenda, a public/private partnership that strives to ensure that all of Boston's children and youth are prepared...more

Report Finds Boston Schools Are Behind in Science Achievement
Foundation: Boston Foundation

A new report by a Boston community foundation found that Boston schools are behind the rest of the state in their performance on the science...more

The Boston Foundation announces $500000 gift for King Boston plans
Foundation: Boston Foundation

They called on the Greater Boston's philanthropic community to support the King Boston effort. “In the face of seemingly intractable problems, we...more

Latino Legacy Fund at the Boston Foundation makes $75000 in grants, hits fundraising milestone
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Boston – The Latino Legacy Fund at the Boston Foundation announces it has made $75,000 in grants to four Greater Boston organizations focused...more

JPMorgan Chase Opens First Retail Branch in Greater Boston
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Philanthropic Commitments: As part of the firm's larger $350 million ... BUSINESS PHILANTHROPY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES...more

SIF Announces 2019 Social Innovator Cohort
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Cedar Tree Foundation, Wellington Management Foundation

The Social Innovation Forum (SIF) is excited to announce the selection of eight nonprofits for our 2019 Social Innovator cohort. Over the next two...more

11.12.18 US News
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Community Foundation of Broward

Funders Concerned About AIDS released a new report, Last mile funding: improving practice in philanthropic funding of community action on...more

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Eco Communities Appointed to Run Howbury Community Facility and Slade Green Library
Social enterprise, Eco Communities, has been appointed to run the Howbury Community Facility and Slade Green...

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