Upcoming Events

Jul 11th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

How can we work better, together, in our quest for implementing change? At our July 11th meeting, we’ll explore changes we are making to our grantmaking with an eye to equity, and mindful of not doing more harm. Join your peers funding in the Western MA counties for the Western MA Funders...

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Jul 12th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit
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Join this interactive session to start crafting your very own "elevator speech" and have the chance to try it out in a supportive environment. Then learn how to teach your ambassadors to adapt it to represent your organization in any setting, from the board room to the grocery aisle (...

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Jul 13th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

Whether you are new to the philanthropic sector in Massachusetts, or a long serving foundation staff member or trustee, we invite you to our first ever Introduction to Philanthropy MA session. This is an opportunity to (re)familiarize yourself with Philanthropy Massachusetts, your state-wide...

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Jul 13th
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit
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Join Philanthropy Massachusetts as we bring together a panel of funders to discuss funding opportunities for programs and organizations addressing behavioral and mental health and wellness. Panelists include: Jacquie Anderson, of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation; Danielle...

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In Philanthropy

June 30th, 2022
Source: Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of Massachusetts
Massachusetts administers much of MassHealth through an 1115 Demonstration waiver, approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which it has extended several times since it was originally approved in 1995. In December 2021, Massachusetts submitted a request to CMS to extend its... More »
June 3rd, 2022
Source: Philanthropy MA Blog
Philanthropy MA is pleased to announce that effective July 4, Alex McCray is being promoted into a new role at the organization as Vice President, Member Engagement and Strategic Initiatives. In this new role, Alex will oversee the strategy, design, planning and implementation of programs in... More »
June 2nd, 2022
Source: Point32Health Foundation
Being a good corporate citizen is central to our values and centered in community. More »
May 11th, 2022
Several months ago, I informed the Trustees of my plans to step down later this year from my role as President and CEO of the Community Foundation.  More »

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