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

Donor advised funds

AnonymousGardiner Family FundOaktree Appellant's Group: Affordable Housing Fund
88 Stories FundGwyn Gallagher Fund for CambridgeOpportunity Fund
Alice Morris Sturges FundHodder Fund for Learning and TeachingPradhan Family Fund
Bartle Boghossian Family FundHurlbut Legacy Fund for CambridgeRBS04 Fund
Beth and Marty Milkovits FundImpact FundReid Family Fund
Bob Shea Memorial FundJackson Family FundSocial Justice Works! The Aaronson Fund
Cambridge Trust Company Customers' FundJean K. Mason FundSonia F. Turek Fund
Children's FundJinny Chalmers Fund for Education JusticeSt. Onge Family Fund
Cosulich Family Charitable FundJohn R. Moot FundUpland Gardens Fund
Cranna/Leichtman Donor Advised FundJohnson Family FundVaillant Family Fund
Derek and Ellen van Bever FoundationLaskin Fund for CambridgeVirginia M. and George E. Wilson Campers Fund
Dwinell Family FundMann's Hill FundWhy Wait Fund
Endries Family FundMatthew Glidden Charitable FundWinifred Lenihan Charitable Fund
Gail Roberts FundMina Reddy 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*Sara M. Bass*Arthur F. Musgrave*
Harry R. AndrewsSy DanbergPatricia Pratt*
Anne Silber Charitable FundC. Lansing Fair* and Julia M. FairRobert C. Reid*
Carol* and Sherwood Bain*Natalie Zinn Haar*Barbara Rimbach*
Betty* and Art BardigeEllen Moot*


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