Boston Foundation, Inc.

As Greater Boston鈥檚 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

Nonprofit Survey D茅j脿 Vu: Another Side Effect of the Pandemic
Foundation: Arkansas Community Foundation, Boston Foundation

The Helen Bader Institute for Nonprofit Management at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee also released a report on the preliminary findings of...more

Everytown Demands Federal Workers Campaign Drop NRA Foundation
Foundation: Boston Foundation

... of approval because the CFC is pledged to vet its nonprofit beneficiaries. ... At the very least, the Office of Personnel Management should follow...more

Boston Foundation awards grants with COVID-19 Relief Fund
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The slate brings the number of grants to nonprofit partners through Boston Foundation's COVID-related grant programs to more than 250, totaling...more

Military Academy Leadership Needs Refresher Course in Strategy
Foundation: Boston Foundation

SECTIONS. Nonprofit News 路 Management 路 Boards and Governance 路 Communication 路 Framing & Narratives 路 Ethics 路 Financial Management 路...more

Is Your Nonprofit Ready for Extended Uncertainty?
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Deidre started her career with cause marketing and social impact strategy; implementing the processes and systems for retail brand Alex and Ani...more

Overdependence on Philanthropy a Problem for National Parks
Foundation: Boston Foundation

Sholly says the problem is 鈥渁llowing too many critical programs to rely on philanthropy in order to succeed.鈥 What I mean by that is if the wolf...more

Foundation grant boosts senior programming at Mattapan farm
Foundation: Boston Foundation

The Urban Farming Institute in Mattapan has been awarded a $30,000 grant from Boston Foundation's Open Door Grants to support UFI's program...more

Will Donor-Advised Funds Meet Their 鈥淩ainy Day鈥 Promise?
Foundation: Boston Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation

In 2007, before the Great Recession, the National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) ... Guedj says the best response philanthropy can make is to...more

Geographic Focus

Suffolk County, MA

Community Vital Signs for Suffolk, MA

Social Enterprise Network Sites

During the Global Green Growth Forum in Copenhagen, World Resources Institute (WRI)聽announced the launch of a process to develop a global standard for measuring food loss and waste.

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