Investing in shared prosperity, social equity, and cultural richness is core to the Cambridge Community Foundation’s work. Solving big issues and finding solutions requires collective action.
The Foundation utilizes a portion of its Community Fund in conjunction with field-of-interest funds to proactively support projects connected to scaled or systemic change related to Foundation strategic goals. We also bring together donors, the public, and philanthropic partners who are passionate about these issues and use co-investment and collaborative decision-making to create collective community impact.
Grantmaking for Initiatives is typically by invitation only; but recognizing the skills, capacities, and knowledge inherent in our community, the Cambridge Community Foundation will at times accept letters of interest to explore strategic investments.
Our most recent Initiative grantees are:
To learn more about Initiatives, please contact Christina Turner, Director of Programs and Grantmaking, at [email protected].