Improving the quality of life in Greater Boston

Who We Fund

We back extraordinary leaders, promote innovative approaches to pressing problems, expand access to essential services, and contribute to the vitality of Greater Boston.

$225 Million
Over $225 million awarded since 2004

Our Grantees

From the smallest organizations to the largest, our grantees are united in their passion and dedication to creating permanent positive change for individuals and families in Greater Boston and beyond.

Foundation Awards $250,000 to Excellence Award Alumni

The inaugural Richard A. Smith Excellence in Biomedical Research Alumni Prize will be given at the 30th Anniversary of the Smith Family Awards Program for Excellence in Biomedical Research on November 1.
Where We Fund
  • Greater Boston
  • Lawrence
  • Lowell
  • Lynn
  • Chelsea
  • Brockton
  • Fall River
  • New Bedford