As a philanthropic partner, the Cambridge Community Foundation holds a range of funds that address community needs. We extend our gratitude to every donor who invests in the future by placing their philanthropic trust in the Cambridge Community Foundation. For more information on establishing a foundation fund or donor advised fund, learn more here. If you’re interested in planning your legacy in Cambridge, please visit our bequests page. To discuss a philanthropic partnership with the Foundation, please contact our vice president of development, Michal Rubin: [email protected].

Foundation funds

Anonymous(2)Education Equity FundPaul and Martha Lawrence Fund
Alan Steinert FundThe Eleanor Balkind Friedman FundPaul R. Corcoran Fund
Albert O. Wilson FundEleanor Roberta Walker Scholarship FundRalph and Beryl B. Beatley Fund
Alfred Della Paolera Scholarship FundFalcon Pride Scholarship FundResident Services Empowerment Fund
The Alice Wolf Early Education and Care FundFriends of Jerry's Pond FundRichard H. and Amy L. Bird Fund
Americo J. Francisco CharityGuaranteed Basic Income FundRick Harriman and Kristen Wainwright Civic Leadership Fund
Americo J. Francisco Elder's Fund for East CambridgeHead Of The Charles Regatta FundRindge School of Technical Arts Fund
Anne H. and Dwight E. Harken FundHenry Hall FundRonald Novendstern Fund
Anne Longfellow Thorp FundHorace O. Bright FundRuth and Edith Lindblom Fund
The Arthur L. and Geneva T. Malenfant FundHousing Stability FundRuth W. Motherwell Fund
BankBoston FundImagined in Cambridge! FundSara M. Bass Fund
Biogen Idec Fund for CambridgeJ. Jonas FundThe Sarah Hope Moulton Fund
Bob Moses Fund for Education and OrganizingJ. Preston Rice Memorial FundThe Sheila Gamble Fund
Cambridge Art Association FundJames Jerome Sullivan FundSpecial Fund
Cambridge Community Foundation Leadership FundJudge Charles Almy FundThe Spirit of Elaine Fund
Cambridge COVID-19 Emergency FundJudy and Bill Bibbins FundStanley Lawton Fund
Cambridge SNAP FundThe Karnovsky FundSynectics, Inc. Fund
Cambridge/Agassiz/Harvard/Community, Culture, and Recreation FundLegends Live Forever, Xavier Louis-Jacques Scholarship FundTheodora Keith Fund
The Carol and Sherwood Bain FundLeo H. Dworsky FundTimothy and Joseph Traversy Fund
Casimir and Elizabeth de Rham FundMary Mohrer Peer Counselors FundTufts Health Plan Fund
Chamberlin FundMrs. Marion Eiseman FundUnited Legal Defense Fund
Charlotte and Irving W. Rabb FundNan Haar FundUrgent Needs Fund
Cornelia Balch Wheeler FundNatalie Zinn Haar Civic Leadership FundVal Hinderlie Scholarship Fund
Cultural Capital FundOpen Software Foundation FundWalter F. Earle Fund
David Morganelli Scholarship FundThe Parmenter FundZandy Bard Fund
The Detlev and Dorothy Vagts FundPatricia and Herbert W. Pratt Fund
Diane Bushner Memorial FundThe Patricia Weiland Stavely Memorial Book

Donor advised funds

AnonymousGeorge E. Wilson Campers FundRBS04 Fund
88 Stories FundGwyn Gallagher Fund for CambridgeReid Family Fund
Alice Morris Sturges FundHurlbut Legacy Fund for CambridgeSocial Justice Works! The Aaronson Fund
Beth and Marty Milkovits FundJackson Family FundThe Bob Shea Memorial Fund
Cambridge Trust Company Customers' FundJohn R. Moot FundTeaching Philanthropy Fund
Children's FundJohnson Family FundVaillant Family Fund
Cosulich Family Charitable FundLaskin Fund for CambridgeWalter Knight Sturges Fund
Cranna/Leichtman Donor Advised FundMatthew Glidden Charitable FundWhy Wait Fund
Dwinell Family FundMina Reddy FundWinifred Lenihan Charitable Fund
Endries Family FundJean K. Mason Fund
Gail Roberts FundOaktree Appellant's Group: Affordable Housing Fund


The Cambridge Community Foundation recognizes the following donors who have established a legacy by including the Foundation in their estate plans through a bequest or other planned gift. We are grateful to these donors for their foresight and generosity in establishing future new funds or growing existing funds at the Foundation in a broad range of areas. To learn more about making a gift in your will or trust, please visit our bequests page.

Maurice Anderson*Sy DanbergPatricia Pratt*
Harry R. AndrewsC. Lansing Fair* and Julia M. FairRobert C. Reid*
Carol* and Sherwood BainNatalie Zinn Haar*Barbara Rimbach*
Betty* and Art BardigeEllen Moot*
Sara M. Bass*Arthur F. Musgrave*


Photo at top: Donnelly Field, Wellington-Harrington. By Cindy Weisbart