January 21, 2020
 
Mass. Foundations Annually Grant More than $800M

January 6, 2020 — Massachusetts nonprofits looking to get their new fundraising year off on the right foot may want to reach out to the 40 largest grantmaking foundations based in Massachusetts that collectively grant more than $800 million annually.

According to The Grantsmanship Center, the following foundations have a staff, issue requests for proposals, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals that address a wide range of issues. (Number in parentheses indicate total annual grantmaking by the foundations).
  • Genzyme Charitable Foundation, Inc. ($152,510,095)
  • The Boston Foundation, Inc. ($126,083,811)
  • Barr Foundation ($73,118,009)
  • GE Foundation ($71,032,505)
  • The Klarman Family Foundation ($46,414,081)
  • Nellie Mae Education Foundation, Inc. ($30,434,826)
  • The Liberty Mutual Foundation ($20,338,481)
  • Yawkey Foundation II ($20,168,097)
  • State Street Foundation ($17,613,689)
  • Cure Alzheimer's Fund ($16,744,506)
  • The TJX Foundation, Inc. ($16,702,450)
  • Harold Whitworth Pierce Charitable Trust ($16,479,445)
  • Good Sports, Inc. ($14,891,412)
  • DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement ($14,580,777)
  • Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation ($13,877,166)
  • John Merck Fund ($12,436,000)
  • Highland Street Foundation ($11,655,349)
  • Flatley Foundation ($11,198,250)
  • Massachusetts Service Alliance ($10,499,916)
  • The George I. Alden Trust ($9,500,000)
  • Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts ($8,653,445)
  • Greater Worcester Community Foundation, Inc. ($8,400,355)
  • Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation ($8,271,273)
  • Amelia Peabody Foundation ($7,204,550)
  • The Red Sox Foundation ($7,189,280)
  • Amelia Peabody Charitable Fund ($7,163,000)
  • New Balance Foundation ($7,002,251)
  • Essex County Community Foundation ($6,493,963)
  • Biogen Foundation ($6,050,837)
  • Paul and Phyllis Fireman Charitable Foundation ($5,694,400)
  • The New England Patriots Charitable Foundation, Inc. ($5,578,200)
  • Cedar Tree Foundation ($5,345,447)
  • Ruderman Family Foundation ($5,207,556)
  • The Hyams Foundation, Inc. ($5,170,590)
  • Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation ($5,150,291)
  • Irene E. and George A. Davis Foundation ($5,072,612)
  • The Ellison Foundation ($4,900,000)
  • Stoddard Charitable Trust ($4,394,458)
  • China Medical Board, Inc. ($4,263,350)
  • Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts ($4,149,727)

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