GMA Foundations works with private, family, corporate and community foundations, and with individual grantmakers to establish and achieve philanthropic goals.
We make our clients’ missions our own, and are engaged and accountable partners in the pursuit of a better world.
If you are looking for funding, please follow each link for grant application details.
Grantseekers may also be interested in attending an upcoming NPO Conversation to learn how we represent our respective clients.
Our current clients include:
Paul and Edith Babson Foundation
Supports entrepreneurship and economic development, youth development opportunities and improvements to the urban environment throughout Greater Boston and Route 128 communities.
Susan A. and Donald P. Babson Charitable Foundation
Supports the enrichment and empowerment of people so as to prevent exploitation, poverty, and injustice.
The Beveridge Family Foundation
Funds institutions that serve the common good in Hampden and Hampshire counties, Massachusetts. The foundation’s grantmaking spans programs in youth development, health, education, religion, art and environment.
The Ella Lyman Cabot Trust
Supports individuals whose work in the fields of arts, social sciences, health care, education and religious studies leads to the individual’s own growth and development.
Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation
Supports organizations known to and sponsored by the descendants of Tom and Virginia Cabot. The Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals.
Chinese University of Hong Kong Foundation
Seeks and distributes funds for undergraduate scholarships from U.S. citizens and permanent residents.
Clipper Ship Foundation
Supports organizations serving the homeless, low-income and newcomer populations in Greater Boston, Lawrence, and Brockton, Massachusetts.
Conservation, Food & Health Foundation
Supports projects that conserve the environment, improve food production and promote health in developing countries.
Jessie B. Cox Trust
Funds projects in New England in the areas of health, education and the environment.
Foley Hoag Foundation
Supports efforts to address inequality in Boston.
The Friendship Fund
Provides support for a broad range of educational, environmental, health-related, and cultural interests. The Friendship Fund does not accept unsolicited proposals.
Grenfell Association of America
With the International Grenfell Association (IGA), supports initiatives that benefit the health, education, social and cultural well-being of the people of Northern Newfoundland and coastal Labrador, working in partnership with government and other agencies.
Rabbi Abraham Halbfinger and Charlesview Charitable Fund
Aims to strengthen, deepen, and grow resources and relationships in Boston’s Allston/Brighton neighborhood, benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals and families who live there.
The Charles Hayden Foundation
Supports youth programs in New York and Boston.
Funds post-doctoral research in mammalian reproductive biology and human reproductive education for young women.
Funds education, workforce development, and social service programs for disadvantaged and homeless families in Greater Boston, and the Lakes Region and northern New Hampshire.
Supports innovative strategies that provide transformative services to high-need youth in New England, as well as research into improving those services. The foundation also funds sustainable, economically viable agriculture and forestry endeavors on New England farm and conservation lands. Proposals by invitation only.
The Ludcke Foundation
Supports organizations that serve children and families, with an emphasis on emotional and physical health, education, and social development.
Steven J. Meoli Memorial Foundation
Seeks to establish endowed scholarship funds at institutions of higher education selected by the trustees.
Herman and Frieda L. Miller Foundation
Supports projects that promote grassroots civic engagement in the Boston area through community organizing, advocacy, voter education, and leadership development. Proposals by invitation only.
Supports people who work together to change the social, economic, or political conditions which bar their access to participation in a democratic society.
The Nordblom Family Foundation
Funds organizations in the Greater Boston community that focus on strengthening families.
Samuel P. Pardoe Foundation
Supports education, land and resource management in Laconia, Meredith and Gilford, NH and initiatives that utilize Prescott Farm, its land, facilities and programming resources.
Theodore Edson Parker Foundation
Supports social, cultural, educational, health, and environmental projects in Lowell, Massachusetts.
The Physicians Foundation
Promotes high quality health care with an emphasis on initiatives that assist physicians in improving the quality of care received by patients.
A.C. Ratshesky Foundation
Supports employment and self-sufficiency programs, family partnering in early education, and hands-on active learning programs for pre-teens and teens in the Boston area.
The Christopher Reynolds Foundation
Supports work to strengthen contacts and understanding between citizens and institutions in the U.S. and citizens and institutions in Cuba.
Mabel Louise Riley Foundation
Provides grants to Boston area organizations that serve disadvantaged children and adolescents and to efforts that promote community development in low-income neighborhoods.
The Rogers Family Foundation
Provides support for a broad range of educational, health-related, and cultural interests.
Rutland Corner Foundation
Supports diverse programs in Greater Boston that strengthen the education, independence, and self-esteem of girls and young women ages 11-20.
Sailors’ Snug Harbor of Boston
Supports programs for Massachusetts fishermen and their families and programs that serve elders in Greater Boston.
William E. Schrafft and Bertha E. Schrafft Charitable Trust
Supports education programs for youth in Boston.
Sociological Initiatives Foundation
Supports community-based research projects in the United States.
Anna B. Stearns Charitable Foundation
Supports programs in Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea and Somerville that strengthen the education, independence, and socioeconomic status of women, children and youth. There is a secondary interest with the same geographic restrictions to protect and preserve the natural environment.
Makes targeted awards to artists and arts organizations identified by the board of directors.
Edwin S. Webster Foundation
Supports health care, medical research, education, youth programs and cultural activities in New England.