Foundation / Corporation
Theodore Edson Parker Foundation
Grants generally ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to Lowell, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to address a wide range of community needs. Activities may include social services, community development activities, cultural programs, community health needs, education, and urban environmental projects.
The Foundation funds specific needs including special programs and projects, capital improvements and equipment purchases, and technical assistance.
Special consideration is given for activities that focus on the welfare of children, disadvantaged young women, and the elderly. The foundation is especially committed to assisting these and other underserved individuals including refugees, immigrants, and people of color.
Preference is given to applicants who have formulated creative approaches to societal problems and can provide leverage for Parker funds. The Foundation favors projects that can demonstrate good prospects for continuation after the conclusion of Parker’s funding.
GrantWatch ID#: 151311
Grants generally fall between $25,000 and $50,000. Smaller requests tend to be denied, but may be considered under special circumstances.
Multi-year grants are occasionally considered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To apply online:
Please contact the Foundation if you have any questions.
Theodore Edson Parker Foundation
c/o GMA Foundations
2 Liberty Square, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02109
USA: Massachusetts: City of Lowell
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