What's Happening at the Foundation

Diago McClain Receives Greater Worcester Community Foundation’s Highest Award

During the Foundation’s annual meeting held on May 17 at Mechanics Hall, the grant-making institution released its 2016 financial results, elected new directors, and corporators and announced the 13th annual Renaissance Award, which recognizes the organization’s nonprofit leader of the year.

The Foundation Awards More Than $271k to Early Childhood Education Projects

The Greater Worcester Community Foundation has made early childhood education a priority in its funding.

The Foundation to Hold 42nd Annual Meeting

The Foundation will hold its 42nd Annual Meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. The public meeting is open to all members of the Worcester County community.

The Foundation Awards More Than $183k to Community Health Projects

Greater Worcester Community Foundation today announced the recipients of its 2017 Fallon/OrNda Community Health Fund.

Now Accepting Applications for Fairlawn Foundation Fund

The Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for its Fairlawn Foundation Fund. The Fairlawn Foundation Fund is dedicated to improving health and health care in the Worcester area through grants to nonprofit organizations in Central Massachusetts.

The Foundation Urges Statehouse to Continue Increased Funding for Early Education and Care

The Foundation’s board of directors, Chair of the Board Gerald M. Gates and President and CEO Ann T. Lisi sent a letter April 27 urging Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Senate President Stanley C. Rosenberg and State Speaker of the House Robert A. DeLeo to follow through on increased funding for Early Education and Care in fiscal year 2018 state budget proposals.

Now Accepting Membership Applications for Youth for Community Improvement Program

Greater Worcester Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for its Youth for Community Improvement (YCI) program.

Leadership Worcester Now Recruiting Applicants for Class of 2017-18

Announced today that the application process for the 2017-18 class is now open. Application deadline is June 2, 2017.

Now Accepting Applications to End Hunger in Worcester County

Greater Worcester Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for the Worcester County Food Bank Fund to End Hunger.

Now Accepting Applications for Nonprofit Organizations Serving the Leicester Community

Greater Worcester Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications for the Leicester Savings Bank Fund, a permanent charitable resource to benefit residents of Leicester, MA.

Upcoming Foundation Events

Announcing the following dates for upcoming Foundation events.

Now Offering Spring 2017 Workshops through its Nonprofit Support Center

The Nonprofit Support Center (NSC) is the leading provider of nonprofit capacity building in Central MA, providing practical, high-quality programs that help the staff and boards of nonprofits maximize their effectiveness and efficiency.

Now Accepting Applications for UniBank September 11th Emergency Personnel Education Fund

To be considered for this grant, your team must make the education program available to your counterpart organizations in the towns of the Blackstone Valley.

Fallon/OrNda Community Health Fund Now Accepting Applications

The purpose of the Fallon/OrNda Community Health Fund is to advance projects that increase access to healthcare or health promotion services that improve the health status of vulnerable populations.

Now Accepting Applications for Early Childhood Grants

According to research, a child’s first eight years are the most critical for human development, and GWCF believes that building a solid foundation during these years is the most effective way to assure a healthy and productive life.

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