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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Boston Foundation announces $1.02 million in quarterly grants to Greater Boston organizations
Date: December 06, 2016
The Boston Foundation announced its quarterly discretionary grants after a meeting of the Foundation Board of Directors on Tuesday. The Board approved $1.02 million in single and multi-year discretionary grants to be paid out beginning in December 2016.
Boston Foundation’s Collaborate Boston competition announces 2016 winners
Date: November 17, 2016
The Boston Foundation’s Collaborate Boston competition announced Thursday evening four winners for this prize cycle. In each prize cycle, $100,000 in funding is awarded to the most promising collaborations focused on achieving specific outcomes for the people and/or places that make up our communities and that demonstrate strong leadership by a specified group.

Upcoming Events

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New Challenges for a New Year: A Conversation about Boston's Education Pipeline
Date: January 05, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: The Boston Foundation, 75 Arlington Street, 10th Floor, Boston
Join us for presentations from education leaders about the progress that has been made in the Boston Public Schools, Bunker Hill Community College and Roxbury Community College, followed by a discussion of Boston's education pipeline and the opportunities ahead.