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Greater Worcester Community Foundation Inc.



The communities of greater Worcester have long been noted for the generosity of their citizens, both in philanthropy and community service. To ensure the constancy of this legacy, a group of citizens founded Greater Worcester Community Foundation in 1975 to be a permanent resource for changing needs.


They formed a public charitable corporation with a mission to increase philanthropy and build healthy and vibrant communities throughout Central Massachusetts.

Web Address

www.greaterworcester.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @gwgives

Recent News from Greater Worcester Community Foundation


College Town: Fitchburg State to host police mountain biking training
Foundation: Greater Worcester Community Foundation

Each Lund award winner receives a $2,900 cash prize, made possible by a gift to the Greater Worcester Community Foundation by the late Jack...more

Hundreds of COVID vaccines administered at Polar Park in Worcester through equity clinic ...
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... the Greater Worcester Community Foundation, Protegete Latino Encontra del Coronavirus, the Southeast Asian Coalition of Central...more

Carolyn Stempler replaces Barbara Fields as CEO of Greater Worcester Community Foundation
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Greater Worcester Community Foundation President and CEO Barbara G. Fields. WORCESTER — Barbara Fields, CEO of the Greater...more

Kola Akindele Joins WPI to Advance External Relations and Partnerships
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He currently serves on the boards of United Way of Central Massachusetts, Greater Worcester Community Foundation, and Worcester...more

Chamber Corner: 145 years and still boosting economic development
Foundation: Greater Worcester Community Foundation

... with the Greater Worcester Community Foundation raised $12 million for the Worcester Together Fund to assist individuals and families, and...more

Greater Worcester Community Foundation awards nearly $2 million in grants
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Greater Worcester Community Foundation awards nearly $2 million in grants. Telegram & Gazette. Genesis Club member Chris Ploss. When...more

Opinion/Letter: Thank you, health care workers, for protecting our children
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Initiatives launched by local organizations, which have benefitted from Greater Worcester Community Foundation grantmaking, include: • A...more

How helping hands came together in Worcester during pandemic
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“I don't know any community foundation nor local United Way that has worked together in a way we have in the last five months,” Garvin said....more

40 under Forty 2020: Alex Bartholomew
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His charitable work includes the Greater Worcester Community Foundation, and he serves on Preservation Worcester's endangered...more

WCCA TV Daily Breaking Live Broadcasts at noon for week of Aug. 2
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Barbara Fields, president and CEO of The Greater Worcester Community Foundation, will explain the Worcester Together Fund, which...more



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