Foundation / Corporation
The Boston Foundation (TBF)
Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts new and established nonprofits in the Greater Boston area for innovative programs that address critical needs and challenges in local communities. Organizations supporting individuals with physical disabilities or seniors are especially encouraged to apply for an Open Door Grant as the Foundation has funding specifically designated for these purposes. Funding is available for general operating support as well as project support, including capacity-building projects.
The Foundation encourages organizations in Greater Boston that are not currently aligned with the strategies, goals, and approaches pursued in the Foundation’s five impact areas to pursue Open Door Grants for support of their efforts to meet existing needs or test new ideas and innovations that address the most critical challenges and biggest opportunities facing the community. The Foundation's five areas of impact are:
Open Door Grants are especially focused on organizations serving and building power in communities historically excluded from institutional philanthropy and whose leadership reflects the communities they serve. Examples include, but are not limited to: communities of color; the LGBTQIA community; immigrants and refugees; people with disabilities; poor or low-income people; youth and seniors.
GrantWatch ID#: 182035
Grant funding ranging from $10,000 to $50,000. The average award amount is $24.5k.
Grants are made for one year at a time and for up to two years in a row, with a renewal application required for those seeking a second year of funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_333/default.asp?SA=SNA&FID=35025
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USA: Massachusetts: Greater Boston Area
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