Live Arts Boston
Live Arts
Boston
Responding to the
needs articulated by
Boston's arts community
Providing critically needed, flexible, project-specific
grants to Greater Boston’s performing artists
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Innovation Economy
Pledge
1% Boston
Philanthropy
in the
Innovation
Economy
Forging active partnerships to help
close the income inequality gap.
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Taking on
Critical Issues
The Civic Leadership Fund

Civic leadership that focuses on health, education
and other serious challenges...

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Don't just give. Solve.
Creating systemic change
Measuring your philanthropy
by impact created, not dollars given.
What do you want to solve next?

Our Objectives

We work with donors to increase the impact of their giving and, using our own resources, programs and activities, support thriving people and vibrant places with a strategic focus on:
Don't just give. Solve.

A certain kind of philanthropist comes to us. Generous and pragmatic. As with their business dollars, they hold their charitable dollars accountable. They expect an ROI, measured in human good achieved.

We welcome these men and women because, like them, we measure philanthropy by impact created, not just by dollars given. We use charitable asset management, grant making and policy leadership to drive systemic change, helping donors to not just tackle problems, but to solve them. What do you want to tackle next?

We can help.

The Boston Foundation is...