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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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Morocco Earthquake and Libya Floods: A TBF Giving Guide

Two major disasters in a two-day period - the devastating earthquake in Morocco and catastrophic flooding in Libya - have killed thousands and displaced entire communities. These organizations are doing the challenging work of leading the recovery efforts.

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Migrant Families Relief Fund: Editorial Sept. 29, 2023

In an editorial video, WCVB President and General Manager Kyle Grimes spotlights the efforts of the Massachusetts Migrant Families Relief Fund created by United Way of Massachusetts Bay and TBF to help meet the essential needs of new arrivals.

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The Latest Reports


(Re)Building Boston’s Early Education and Care Sector

The latest update to the Boston Opportunity Agenda's study of supply and demand for early education and care in Boston finds pandemic-related investments helped avert a crists, but a continuing shortage of places for children in infant and toddler classrooms.

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TBF News Spring 2023

The spring issue of TBF News features a conversation with former Lt. Gov. Evelyn Murphy on the ongoing battle to close the gender wealth gap. Plus, there's a new leader for the Latino Equity Fund, and Boston Indicators explores the complex makeup of Greater Boston's growing Black population.

TBF News Spring 2023

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