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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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In the news: Catherine T. Morris

The Boston Foundation announced that Catherine T. Morris, the founder and executive director of Boston Art & Music Soul (BAMS) Fest, has been hired as the next Director, Arts and Culture for the foundation. Morris will begin her new role on September 7.

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Lee Pelton on the "Triple Pandemic" and Importance of Equity

Our President & CEO Lee Pelton sat down with Development Guild DDI's Karen Lieberman-Daly to discuss his vision for the Boston Foundation and how Boston can begin to recover the "triple pandemic" of COVID, racial injustice and economic devastation.

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Greater Boston Housing Report Card 2021

The 18th Annual Greater Boston Housing Report Card looks at the effects of COVID on the region's economy and housing, and highlights some of the policies that could provide permanent improvements in housing affordability and availability.

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TBF News: Spring 2021

The Spring 2021 edition of TBF News features a closer look at the new Asian Community Fund, along with a profile of one of its founders, Paul Lee. Plus we revisit Chelsea and East Boston one year after the start of the pandemic, and share how an anonymous Boston Foundation donor has given voice to the words of some of the nation's leading 19th-century Abolitionists.

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