The Foundation’s funding interests are in the areas of Arts and Culture, Education, Health and Hospitals, Jewish Causes and Social Welfare . Its grants are concentrated in the Greater Boston area. The Foundation does not consider endowment requests nor does it accept unsolicited proposals.
The Foundation’s grantmaking has fallen into three major categories: Capital Support, Multi-Year Project Support, and Strategic Initiatives. The Initiatives supported the efforts of community-based organizations working to improve the quality of life of local residents.