News & Events

Check below for recent news and upcoming events or subscribe to any of our four newsletters.  You also can explore the Boston Foundation's archive of press releases and newsletters dating back through 2003.

Please direct media inquiries to:

Ted McEnroe
Director of Public Relations

Recent News

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Boston Foundation commits nearly $500,000 to support summer activities
Date: July 31, 2014
The Boston Foundation has invested $485,000 in summer programs throughout the city of Boston in 2014, part of the Foundation’s annual effort to support safe family- and youth-oriented programs for thousands of Greater Boston residents, and helping to support much-needed summer jobs for youth, including those who are court-involved and/or have CORIs (Criminal Offender Record Information) in their backgrounds.
TBF News Spring Summer 2014
Date: July 22, 2014


Inaugural “Centennial Dinner” Held at WGBH
Taking Stock: Five Years of Structural Change in Boston’s Public Schools
The Path Forward: School Autonomy and Its Implications for the Future of Boston’s Public Schools
The 2014 Healthy People/Healthy Economy Report Card: Focusing on Early Childhood
TBF Partners with the Brigham on Women’s Health Report
Boston EdTalks: Boston Teachers Show What Works
Pozen Prize for Charter Schools
TPI Names Neighborhood Fellows
TPI’s Unveils New Identity and Website
The UP Truck: Art to Go in Dorchester
Prime Minister Headlines Haiti Funders Conference
A Shared Vision: Smart Growth Housing Legislation Turns 10
June Grants from the Permanent Fund for Boston
Collaborate Boston Names 2014 Finalists
There at the Beginning: GREENLIGHT FUND

Upcoming Events

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From Crisis to Opportunity: Child Welfare Reform in Massachusetts
Date: September 11, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: The Boston Foundation, 75 Arlington Street, Boston, MA

Join us for the release of a report that compares the practices of Massachusetts's Department of Children and Families to similar state agencies across the nation and provides recommendations for reform.