Foundation / Corporation
George B. Henderson Foundation
10/08/21 5:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and agencies for capital and beautification projects in eligible locations. Funding may be used for outdoors enhancement projects such as sculptural and architectural works, monuments, parks, buildings, and city streets. Grants are made only for projects that are accessible to the public and within Boston city limits.
Through past grants, the Foundation has supported capital projects such as the restoration of historic buildings; creation of new public sculpture and gardens; restoration of historic monuments; and other projects that enhance quality of life and sense of place, while demonstrating design excellence.
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Policies for Grants:
GrantWatch ID#: 175432
Most grants awarded will not exceed $40,000, with many grants in the $20,000-$40,000 range, but the Designators will consider all projects that fulfill the Foundation’s goals and offer outstanding benefit to the community. Grants larger than $40,000 are more rare exceptions.
Grants that have been made but not expended within three years after the grant award date are cancelled.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://hembar.egrant.net/
Please direct any questions to Ms. Gioia Perugini, Foundation Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617.557.9777.
George B Henderson Foundation
c/o Hemenway & Barnes, LLP
75 State Street, 16th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
USA: Massachusetts: City of Boston
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Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
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