We're on a mission to help real people with great ideas do good.
To do this, we give grants directly back to local leaders in our communities who are looking to improve their neighborhoods. We believe in the power of a passionate individual, and we thi
West End House is an independent Boys & Girls Club in the City of Boston. Our mission is to inspire and enable youth, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds, to reach their full potential as productive and responsible citizens.
The No Kid Hungry campaign connects kids in need with nutritious food and teaches their families how to cook healthy, affordable meals. The campaign also engages the public to make ending child hunger a national priority.
Save the Harbor/Save the Bay is a non-profit, public interest Boston Harbor advocacy organization. Our mission is to restore and protect Boston Harbor, Massachusetts Bay and the marine environment and share them with the public for everyone to enjoy.
Roseway is a National Historic Landmark ship, the only one of its kind in Boston. She is the primary platform for the World Ocean School's programs that motivate and inspire underserved kids throughout the city.
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis. The four main focus areas of CCFA are research, education, support, and fundraisin
RACE Cancer Foundation fights cancer through action and prevention. We produce kick-ass fundraiser events in Boston, and our Sunscreen Squad fights skin cancer by bringing free sunscreen dispensers to outdoor events across New England.
Hope and Comfort provides essential hygiene products such as soap, shampoo and toothpaste to support and improve the health, self-esteem, and hygiene education of school-aged children and young adults in need within Greater Boston.
We believe that a world class youth orchestra can be a conduit for social change in the lives of under-served youth and that within the ensemble they can find meaningful connections with each other, while becoming more engaged in their community.
Angel Flight Northeast coordinates free air transportation for patients whose financial resources would not otherwise enable them to receive treatment or diagnosis, or who may live in rural areas without access to commercial airlines.
Accion, the nation’s leading nonprofit provider of small business capital and coaching, funds microloans for craft food and beverage businesses through Samuel Adams’ Brewing the American Dream program.
Rosie's Place was founded in 1974 as the first women’s shelter in the United States. Our mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment that helps poor and homeless women maintain their dignity, seek opportunity and find security in their lives.
Second Chances reuses and recycles clothing, shoes, and accessories so that homeless and lower-income people feel confident and valued as they take their first steps toward brighter futures and, as a community,
we can minimize the amount of apparel going
Friends of Boston’s Homeless supports programs that help homeless people transition from the streets and shelters to live peaceful independent lives in homes of their own. Please join us and let's end homelessness with warm hearts - and homes - for all.
Girls Rock Campaign Boston empowers girls to believe in themselves by providing a supportive community that fosters self expression, confidence and collaboration through music education and performance.
Plenty Belize assists indigenous Mayan, Garifuna and other local community-based groups in their efforts to create and maintain economically viable and environmentally sustainable means of providing for their families.
We serve the youth of Waltham and our mission statement is - To inspire and enable all young people especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.
Boston Theater Company is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that produces professional theater productions dedicated to preserving the messages and historical language of classical scripts while making them accessible for modern audiences.
Boston Cancer Support is a non-profit in Massachusetts that provides free resources for cancer patients, families and healthcare professionals, free transportation to medical treatments and support groups, and continuing education for healthcare professio
Best Buddies International is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and
Throughout the city of Boston there is a population of feral and abandoned cats suffering homeless lives. We are dedicated caretakers who provide daily care for feral cats, who we TNR (trap, neuter, return), and we find homes for friendly stray cats.
Shelter Music Boston presents monthly chamber music concerts in Greater Boston homeless shelters, delivering live classical music as a social service to empower those who are homeless to take life-altering steps to improve their circumstances.
Our mission is to fuse sport and therapy to heal and strengthen at-risk youth. We do so by providing sports-based group therapy that affordable, accessible, and engaging. We serve 250-300 youth a week through eastern Massachusetts.
Rise Against Hunger is driven by the vision of a world without hunger. Our mission is to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable and creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources
National Braille Press sparks and supports a lifetime of opportunity for blind children through braille literacy and provides access to information that empowers blind people to actively engage in work, family, and community affairs.
The ACLU of Massachusetts, with over 20,000 supporters across the Commonwealth, is a state affiliate of the national ACLU. We defend the principles enshrined in the Massachusetts Declaration of Rights as well as the U.S. Constitution.
Guardian Angel Motorsports (GAM) is a charitable organization that to date has been a small group of like minded racers that have raised money and awareness for several children’s charities and individual kids in need.
Boston Pride creates change and progress in society by embracing our community’s diverse history, culture, and identities, promoting community engagement and inclusivity, and striving for visibility and respect in unity.
Fresh Truck is a Boston area nonprofit that operates retrofitted school buses as mobile food markets, serving areas of the city without reliable access to fresh food. We work at the intersection of food and community health by pairing our programs with he
Franciscan Children’s provides compassionate, personalized, family-focused care and education for children with special health care needs, helping each child find the courage to reach their full potential with integrity and respect.
The mission of the Young Achievers Science and Math Pilot School is to empower all students to succeed in high school, college, and career, particularly in the emerging fields of science, math, and technology.