Upcoming Events

Jan 30th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Despite being a leader in educating, training, and licensing a behavioral health workforce that is more robust than many states, Massachusetts is experiencing a shortage of qualified behavioral health providers. This is reflected in long waiting lists for outpatient services and an insufficient...

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Jan 31st
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

This session explores the intersection of arts and culture and real estate. Our speakers from Arts and Business Council, City of Boston, Mass Cultural Council, and New Atlantic Development will draw on examples from different parts of the state. Working artists Cristina Todesco (Stage Designer)...

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Jan 31st
Consultant, Grantmaker, Grantseeker, Nonprofit, Philanthropic Advisor
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Join us for a workshop with representatives from the Massachusetts Attorney General’s (AG) office to learn how the Non-Profit Organizations/Public Charities Division is making initial charity registration and annual filings easier for nonprofits via its new online portal. They will give an update...

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Feb 1st
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit
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With more than 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? This introductory program is ideal for fundraisers who are new to the grants process or who would like to brush up their skills. Topics covered will include determining if your...

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In Philanthropy

January 3rd, 2023
Source: Office of Attorney General Maura Healey
Attorney General Maura Healey today released a revised “Guide for Board Members of Charitable Organizations” to encourage charitable boards in Massachusetts to consider best practices that can strengthen their organizations and enhance operations.  More »
December 15th, 2022
Source: Boston Herald
The jobs are there in Massachusetts, but nobody seems to want them, says a new report, which shows there are twice as many job openings as unemployed people in the state. More »
December 6th, 2022
Source: https://commonwealthmagazine.org/uncategorized/mass-plagued-by-regional-inequities/
Until we take a serious look at these regional inequities, we will continue to perpetuate the systems that cause many residents to have unequal access to public goods, to rights enshrined in the Massachusetts Constitution, and to the services and opportunities that so many of us take for granted.  More »

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