The Foundation’s two primary grantmaking avenues include the Synergy Initiative and the Activation Fund

The Synergy Initiative provides multi-year funding for collaborative efforts that target community-identified health issues in Central Massachusetts with integrated, comprehensive strategies designed to improve health, broadly defined.  Grant cycles occur every four to five years. Learn more

The Activation Fund provides support for one-year projects that demonstrate a creative and innovative approach to alleviate an existing community health concern or that address an emerging health challenge in the region.  The grant cycle typically opens annually in the spring. Learn more