Who We Serve
We serve nonprofit organizations of all sizes. Some of our clients are just figuring out how to identify prospects. Other clients have been raising funds for decades but their focus has changed or the funding landscape has changed and they need to revisit their process and their strategic plan. Wherever you are in your development evolution, we can help you move forward.
Our particular topic-area interests include
Inclusive Economic Development
Some of the Clients We Have Served Include...
The Lawrence Partnership is a public/private partnership dedicated to the promotion of inclusive economic development and quality of life in Lawrence, MA. The Partnership was created, in part, to fill gaps that no single institution, individual or business can fill by themselves. We bring together leaders from all sectors to align visions, resources, and strategy in order to create opportunities for a thriving and growing business environment at the heart of the Merrimack Valley.
Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation acts to build a strong, thriving, and diverse community in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhoods. Working closely with neighborhoods, residents, businesses and partners, we access resources to: Develop & preserve home ownership and rental housing across income levels; Create and sustain economic development opportunities for businesses and individuals; Build community through organizing, civic engagement, and leadership development.
Mass Growth Capital Corporation creates and preserves jobs at small businesses, inclusive of those owned by women, minorities, immigrants and veterans. MGCC also works to promote economic development throughout the Commonwealth, with special paid attention to business needs in underserved areas, Gateway Cities and low to moderate income communities.
First Parish in Cambridge Unitarian Universalist Church is awakened by worship, nourished by tradition, and united by love, we strive to create a multicultural, spirit-filled community that works for justice, fosters spiritual curiosity and faith formation, shares joy, heals brokenness, and celebrates the sacred in all. We welcome people of all beliefs, ages, classes, colors, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.
The Greater Lowell YMCA offers exercise classes and fitness equipment. However, we also have childcare where we care for hundreds of children each and every day in preschool, school age and summer camps. We also offer programming such as swim lessons, sports, dance, art and theater. The Y is home to a diverse community of members, many of which face economic struggles. We recognize this and offer assistance for those that need the funding.
Groundwork Lawrence has been making change happen since its beginnings in 1999. Through its environmental and open space improvements, healthy food access programs, youth education, employment initiatives, community programming and events, GWL creates the building blocks of a healthy community, and empowers residents to improve their quality of life.
The North Andover Historical Society is a non-profit educational institution, which serves as a center for local community interest and is dedicated to preserving, documenting, exhibiting, and interpreting North Andover history; mainly through its collection. This collection consists of artifacts, historical house museums, properties for historic and/or preservation purposes, and an archival collection of documents and visual materials; objects made or used in the North Andover area from the 17th century onward.
Lawrence CommunityWorks is a community development corporation that weaves together community planning, organizing, and asset-building efforts with high-quality affordable housing and commercial development to create vibrant neighborhoods and empowered residents. By facilitating conversations and action on community priorities, LCW engages partners and a network of youth and adult residents in opportunities to move themselves and the city of Lawrence forward.
The Public Health Advocacy Institute is a legal research center focused on public health law at Northeastern University. PHAI’s goal is to support and enhance a commitment to public health in individuals and institutes who shape public policy through law. We are committed to research in public health law, public health policy development; to legal technical assistance; and to collaborative work at the intersection of law and public health. Our current areas of work include tobacco control and childhood obesity.