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

What's New with Open Door Grants at the Boston Foundation
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Our Open Door Grants (ODG) team fields all manner of questions from applicants who want to learn about the grant program: “Are we...more

Tech Entrepreneur Pledges 10% of his Company to Raise Millions for Nonprofits that Partner with ...
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The launch pad for Hinckley's pioneering IPO mechanism is the Yotme social relationship management and experience marketing platform. For...more

The Boston Foundation Awards $20500 Grant to MetroWest Legal Services
Foundation: Boston Foundation

“This grant will allow us continue to provide legal representation to seniors in the ... Open Door Grants are competitive, one-year grants designed for ... facing overwhelming debt which effects...more

The Boston Foundation Awards $25000 Grant to MetroWest Legal Services
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The Boston Foundation, Greater Boston's community foundation, is one of the largest community foundations in the nation, with net assets of some...more

Boston Foundation announces $4.3 million in grants to Greater Boston organizations
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The Foundation is also continuing a long-standing commitment to arts .... A $10,000 grant to Tunefoolery Music, Inc., an organization that uses...more

June 2018 Quarterly Grants
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The Boston Foundation announced its quarterly discretionary grants after a meeting of the Foundation's Board of Directors this week. The...more

6.11.18 US Nonprofit News
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Whirlpool Foundation

NYU School of Professional Studies George H. Heyman, Jr. Program for Philanthropy and Fundraising is hosting fundraising and career...more

Five things you need to know today, and IPOs a-poppin'
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The Boston Foundation announced that five partnerships involving multiple local nonprofit organizations will share $100,000 in grants to...more

Boston Foundation awards $100K in grants to neighborhood projects
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The 2017-18 Collaborate Boston awards were unveiled on Thursday at a gathering at the community foundation, with the foundation's 2017-18...more

Forward Cities conference in Durham to focus on accelerating economic development
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Kresge Foundation

... including as a founding partner of HQ Raleigh, is a social innovation fellow ... “Durham is a case-study for innovation,” Gergen tells WRAL...more

Geographic Focus

Suffolk County, MA

Community Vital Signs for Suffolk, MA

Grants News from around the Web

Social Entrepreneurship

New Age of Philanthropy: #GivingTuesday

New Age of Philanthropy: #GivingTuesday
A part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in celebration of #GivingTuesday, which...

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