Upcoming Events

Dec 1st
All, Consultant, Grantmaker, Grantseeker, Nonprofit, Philanthropic Advisor

The COVID-19 pandemic has created an environment of hyper-uncertainty for social sector organizations, as the economic crisis has weakened funders and nonprofits even as the demand for their assistance is skyrocketing. Many funders and non-profits have completed their initial round of emergency...

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Dec 7th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

The focus of this meeting will be peer learning around Race, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (REDI). Join us to hear insights from peers foundations about their REDI journeys, learnings, and challenges.

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Dec 8th
All, Consultant, Grantmaker, Grantseeker, Nonprofit, Philanthropic Advisor

Join Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, the Drawing Democracy Coalition, and the Drawing Democracy Fund for a discussion of what redistricting means for our democracy and racial equity in the Commonwealth.

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Dec 9th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

In a year of immense change, the philanthropic sector has been afforded the opportunity and responsibility to both step up in thinking and practice and step out of a comfort zone and customs. Although the meeting with be different in format, we anticipate you’ll have an opportunity to reflect...

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In Philanthropy

November 20th, 2020
Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced $10 million in immediate relief and support to individuals and households experiencing severe economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds, awarded to 14 organizations through the Community Foundations Grant Program for COVID-19 Relief,... More »
November 16th, 2020
Source: Philanthropy MA Blog
Massachusetts Community Foundations Announce New Partnership to Support Nonprofits in the Wake of COVID-19  A statewide coalition of community foundations announced today the formation of a new partnership designed to help stabilize, strengthen, and advance the social sector in communities across... More »
November 11th, 2020
Source: United Philanthropy Forum
The cornerstone of our country’s democracy is the administration of free and fair elections, where every U.S. citizen of voting age has the right to vote. During this election cycle, Americans have come out to exercise this right in record numbers. More »
November 9th, 2020
Source: The Nonprofit Quarterly
The election has been called, and now we are faced with the task of either rebuilding into the old or building anew. This requires a rethink of what is and isn’t working for our democracy. It calls for journalism that is respectful, bold, principled, and fair, that champions truth for the publics... More »

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