News & Events

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Please direct media inquiries to:

James H. Burnett III
Director of Public Relations
(617) 338-3890

Recent News

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The Boston Foundation, City of Boston & JPMorgan Chase, announce $1.2 million investment in SkillWorks: Partners for a Productive Workforce
Date: November 13, 2015
Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Boston Foundation President & CEO Paul S. Grogan, and Peter Scher, Head of Corporate Responsibility for JPMorgan Chase & Co, will announce Wednesday, November 18, at an event at City Hall more than $1.2 million in new investments for training and workforce development focused in the City of Boston, including $350,000 from the city, $400,000 from the Boston Foundation and $500,000 from JPMorgan Chase.
Affordable housing supply not keeping up with population growth and demand
Date: November 13, 2015
The cost of new construction in Greater Boston has gotten so high and is growing so rapidly that the region is at risk of spiraling in a permanent housing deficit, according to The Greater Boston Housing Report Card 2014-2015: The Housing Cost Conundrum.

Upcoming Events

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The Boston Foundation Centennial Gala Dinner
Date: December 02, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: The Westin Copley Place, Boston
Please hold the evening of Wednesday, December 2, 2015 for the Boston Foundation’s 100th Anniversary Gala Dinner.