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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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Opening the door to greater opportunity

After 2 years and more than $4 million in grants awarded, our Open Door Grants program has evolved, but is still expanding opportunities for Greater Boston nonprofits. ODG manager Stephanie Guidry explains the process, and shares advice for applicants.

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Gov. baker signs the Civics Education bill into law

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A new chapter for civics in Massachusetts

A new law signed this week strives to reinvigorate the teaching of civics in Massachusetts schools. Boston Foundation Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs Keith Mahoney says it's critical for a new generation of voters.

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Baker signs ‘nonpartisan’ civics education bill

The Boston Globe highlights the signing of a new civics education bill, making Massachusetts a national leader in civics education for students. The Boston Foundation has been a proud member of the coalition supporting this important effort.

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