Leadership and Fundings Caught Readers' Interest
December 26, 2017 Readers of Massnonprofit News
in 2017 were especially interested to learn about the people who lead Massachusetts nonprofits, as well as which organizations obtained funding to support a wide range of projects.
Here are some of the most-read articles that were published in Massnonprofit News
Barr Foundation Grants $9.1M to 16 Bay State Nonprofits
March 16, 2017 The Barr Foundation, based in Boston, the largest private foundation in Massachusetts, granted $9,137,000 to 16 Massachusetts nonprofits that focus on climate, education, nonprofit management, and arts and creativity. MORE
Three Mass. Nonprofits Among Top 50 to Work for in the U.S.
April 1, 2017 Three eastern Massachusetts nonprofits, each employing fewer than 30 people, have been named among the 50 best nonprofit organizations to work for in the United States, according to a newly published ranking. MORE
Surprise! Five Mass. Nonprofits Get up to $2.5M Unexpectedly
May 18, 2017 Five Massachusetts nonprofits were recentlyand more than pleasantlysurprised when they were unexpectedly granted up to $500,000 to enhance existing programs or build capacity. MORE
The Boston Foundation Grants $1M to 22 Area Nonprofits
June 17, 2017 The Boston Foundation granted more than $1 million to 22 Boston area nonprofits that focus on education, the arts, housing, health, and workforce development. MORE
Twelve Greater Boston Nonprofit Leaders Named Barr Fellows
July 24, 2017 The Barr Foundation, the largest private foundation in Massachusetts, named 12 Greater Boston nonprofit leaders as Barr Fellows, which includes grants of up to $100,000 to their organizations. MORE
Six Massachusetts Nonprofit Leaders Among Top 50 in U.S.
August 4, 2017 Six Massachusetts nonprofit leadersfour men and two womenwere cited as being among the 50 most powerful and influential sector leaders nationally. MORE
Three Massachusetts Nonprofit Leaders Decide to Move On
November 3, 2017 Leaders at three Massachusetts nonprofits, whose tenure in the job ranged from two to eight years, recently announced their intention to retire, prompting searches for replacements. MORE
Harassment Claims Wash Ashore at Two Massachusetts Nonprofits
December 11, 2017 The wave of harassment accusations lodged against political, entertainment, and media figures nationally over the last three months washed ashore at two Massachusetts nonprofits in recent days, forcing a prominent media figure to step aside amid claims of bullying behavior and two health care leaders to leave their organization for mishandling sexual harassment allegations against a doctor on its staff. MORE