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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.
75 Arlington Street, 10th Floor, Boston, MA 02116


Genzyme Charitable Foundation, Inc.
The foundation provides prescription medication to economically disadvantaged individuals lacking prescription drug coverage.
500 Kendall St.
Cambridge, MA United States 02142-1108
Telephone: (800) 745-447


Klarman Family Foundation
Giving primarily for advancing medical and scientific research, with a particular interest in behavioral health; building a vibrant, engaged and inclusive Jewish community that feels connected to and supportive of Israel; and supporting and strengthening the local community, with a current strategic focus on increasing access to music.
P.O. Box 171627 Boston, MA 02117
Tel: 617.236.7909


Adelson Family Foundation
The foundation focuses on the following categories: Healthcare, Holocaust and Anti-Semitism awareness, Israel Advocacy and defense, Israel studies, Jewish and Zionist identity and education, media and culture, and welfare.
300 First Ave.
Needham, MA United States 02494-2736
Telephone: (781) 972-5950


Barr Foundation
Its mission is to support gifted leaders and networked organizations working in Boston and beyond to enhance educational and economic opportunities, to achieve environmental sustainability, and to create rich cultural experiences - all with particular attention to children and families living in poverty.
Two Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02110
P: 617.854.3500
F: 617.854.3501


Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Medical Research Foundation
Giving primarily to foster collaboration in biomedical research in order to accelerate medical innovation and to facilitate commercialization of innovative medical products for the public good.
300 1st Ave.
Needham, MA United States 02494-2736
Telephone: (781) 972-5900


The Jacobson Family Trust Foundation
The mission of the foundation is to accelerate and bolster the success of nonprofit organizations with the highest potential to achieve breakthrough results on some of the most pressing problems facing the United States and the Jewish people.
240 Newbury Street, 2nd floor
Boston, MA 02116
Telephone: 857-202-6250


Yawkey Foundation II
The Yawkey Foundations are committed to continuing the legacy of Tom and Jean Yawkey by making significant and positive impacts on the quality of life for children, families, and the underserved in the areas which the Yawkeys called home: New England and Georgetown County, South Carolina.
990 Washington Street, Suite 315
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 329-7470


Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment
To help protect and improve the health of the global environment.
40 Rowes Wharf
Boston, MA 02110


Cedar Tree Foundation
The foundation focuses on the following areas of concern: sustainable agriculture, environmental education, and environmental health. The foundation will give particular consideration to proposals demonstrating strong elements of environmental justice, and conservation.
100 Franklin St., Ste. 704
Boston, MA United States 02110-1401
Telephone: (617) 695-6767


State Street Foundation, Inc.
The mission of State Street Foundation's strategic grantmaking program is to contribute to the sustainability of communities where State Street operates, primarily by investing in education and workforce development programs related to employability for disadvantaged populations.
1 Lincoln St
Boston, MA United States 02111-2900


The Liberty Mutual Foundation, Inc.
Through our philanthropic efforts we fund nonprofits that are changing the lives of some of our most vulnerable neighbors. To that end, we promote academic opportunity for underprivileged youth; we increase security for homeless men, women, and children; and we invest in accessibility for individuals of all abilities.
175 Berkeley St.
Boston, MA United States 02116-5066


Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation
The Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation supports Arts and Culture, Education, Health and Hospitals, Jewish Causes and Social Welfare programs in Greater Boston.
75 Park Plaza
Boston , MA 02116


DentaQuest Foundation
The foundation supports programs designed to improve oral health. Special emphasis is directed toward public policy that improves oral health; increased public and private funding for oral health initiatives; improved delivery of oral health care and prevention; and community engagement on oral health issues.
465 Medford Street
Boston, MA 02129
(617) 886-1700


Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation
Today, three generations of the Smith family oversee the Foundation, stewarding approximately $15 million annually in grants aimed at promoting greater health, educational attainment, and economic mobility.
One Newton Executive Park, Suite 104
Newton, MA  02462
Main No. 857-404-0700
Fax No. 857-404-0719


The Highland Street Connection
The trustees have focused on providing assistance to disadvantaged and underserved children through the funding of programs that support education and mentoring. Grants have also been awarded in the areas of the environment, health care, housing, the arts, and social services.
Three Newton Executive Park, Ste. 104, 2223 Washington St.
Newton, MA United States 02462-1417
Telephone: (617) 969-8900


The TJX Foundation, Inc.
The foundation supports programs designed to provide basic-need services to disadvantaged women, children, and families. Special emphasis is directed toward programs designed to promote strong families; provide emergency shelter; enhance education and job readiness; and build community ties.
The TJX Companies, Inc.
770 Cochituate Road
Framingham, MA 01701
Main Number: 508-390-1000


The Lynch Foundation
The foundation provides assistance to programs primarily in Massachusetts with an emphasis on education; cultural and historic preservation; healthcare and medical research; and religious and educational efforts of the Roman Catholic Church.
280 Congress St., Ste. 1300, Atlantic Wharf
Boston, MA United States 02210-1004
Telephone: (617) 457-2028


The George I. Alden Trust
The trust is currently focusing on grants to private colleges and universities in PA, NY, NJ and the six New England states with fulltime undergraduate enrollments of 1000 -3000 students. In addition the trust supports YMCAs in Massachusetts and educationally related organizations in the Worcester, MA area.
370 Main Street, 11th Floor
Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
Phone: (508) 459-8005
Fax : (508) 459-8305


The John Merck Fund
The John Merck Fund has announced it will spend all of its assets over the next ten years to spur progress in clean energy, environmental health, development of a New England regional food system, and treatment of developmental disabilities.
2 Oliver Street
8th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
617.556.4120 (Voice)
617.556.4130 (Fax)
Email: info@jmfund.org


China Medical Board, Inc.
The foundation works to catalyze new, evidence-based policies and practices that will lead to improved health outcomes; strengthen the development of professional programs that produce competent graduates to meet the demands of the health sector; reduce disparities in access to health services between rural and urban populations; develop innovative approaches to major public health challenges, such as tobacco control; and expand channels that enable health professionals in China and Asia to more deeply engage in global health exchange and development.
2 Arrow Street
Cambridge, MA
United States
Phone: 617-979-8000


High Meadows Foundation
At High Meadows Foundation, our mission is to help others fulfill their mission by investing in and supporting practical yet innovative solutions to address the complex environmental and societal issues of the 21st century.
160 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite L5
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Telephone: 617.536.1910
Fax: 617.249.2091


Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
The Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation builds stronger, more vibrant communities and improves the quality of life for all residents. The foundation primarily provides support for education, the arts, the environment, and health and human services.
800 North Main Street
PO Box 400
Sheffield, MA 01257-0400
Phone: 413.229.0370
Fax: 413.229.0329


Amelia Peabody Charitable Fund
Grants primarily in the areas of Health (human and animal), Visual Arts, Land Conservation and Historic Preservation. Support for Social Service and Youth Service organizations limited to Massachusetts.
185 Devonshire Street, Suite 600
Boston, MA 02110-1414


Amelia Peabody Foundation
The primary mission of the Amelia Peabody Foundation is to increase the number, range, and depth of positive learning experiences available to materially disadvantaged young people living in the cities and towns of Massachusetts.
1 Hollis St., Ste. 215
Wellesley, MA United States 02482-4677


Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
The foundation seeks to enrich the quality of life of the people of Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin counties in Western Massachusetts by: 1) encouraging philanthropy; 2) developing a permanent, flexible endowment; assessing and responding to emerging and changing needs; 3) serving as a resource, catalyst, and coordinator for charitable activities; and 4) promoting efficiency in the management of charitable funds.
P. O. Box 15769
Springfield, MA 01115-5769
Telephone: 413-732-2858
Fax: 413-733-8565

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