We help donors define and reach their philanthropic goals with expert advice and comprehensive services.

GMA by the Numbers:

37 years

of experience in strategic grantmaking

GMA by the Numbers

$46 million

clients’ average charitable assets

GMA by the Numbers

50%

of clients are philanthropic families

GMA by the Numbers

65%

of our clients have been
with us for over 10 years

OUR SERVICES

Grant Strategy

GMA works with you to translate your aspirations into effective giving.

Administrative & Financial

GMA manages the details so that you can focus on your mission.

Consulting

GMA helps clients thrive along all stages of their philanthropic life cycles.

“…what a deep well of knowledge and experience you brought to the room. We are all much clearer on next steps and excited to move forward.”

– Executive Director, Family Foundation

Case Studies

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Case Study

Reflective Practice for a Small Foundation

For a small foundation's reflective practice, grantee stories are a valuable source of learning and inspiration, and thinking differently about the future.

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Case Study

Board diversity efforts strengthen foundation leadership

A foundation makes inclusion and diversity a priority for its own board, pioneering a fellowship program and a community advisory board.

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Case Study

A Family’s Donor-Advised Fund Finds Strategic Focus

A field-building approach helped the Rudolph Family Fund achieve greater strategic clarity and increased impact.

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Case Study

Advisory board guides collaborative conservation grants

A regional environment funder conducts research and consults with an advisory board to help conserve more land at a faster rate.

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News

Nonprofits Adapt, Connect, and Lead to a Different Future

How do nonprofits renowned for quality programs in out-of-school time re-boot during a pandemic when all time has become out-of-school time? GMA led a conversation with leaders to find out. read more

Emergency Fund, RFP to Assist Allston-Brighton Nonprofits

The Fund's purpose is to assist nonprofit organizations in Allston-Brighton, MA which have been negatively financially impacted by the Coronavirus Pandemic. read more

Resources

Responding to Covid-19 Crisis

Act with urgency, flexibility, intelligence, and compassion. GMA outlines ideas for donors joining as first responders to the COVID-19 crisis. read more

COVID-19 Resources for Crisis Funding

In addition to these primary resources, GMA will point you to specific COVID-19 relief funds and groups that align with your interests or geographic focus. read more

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