Boston Children’s Hospital is a 404-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Boston Children’s offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.
All children deserve a chance to learn, but many face obstacles too steep for them to climb alone. City Connects builds a network of support for students in urban schools, collaborating with community agencies and families to connect every student to the right service at the right time. The City Connects approach improves academic outcomes while students are in elementary and middle school— and for years to come increasing high school graduation rates as much as 50% compared to students who did not attend a City Connects partner elementary school.
Since its founding in 1947, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts has been committed to providing adults and children with cancer with the best treatment available today while developing tomorrow’s cures through cutting-edge research.
The First Tee is an international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people. Through after school and in school programs, they help shape the lives of young people from all walks of life by reinforcing values like integrity, respect and perseverance through the game of golf.
Home Funders collaborative was created to address the crisis in available affordable housing for extremely low-income families in Massachusetts. The Fireman Foundation joined a cadre of other private funders to establish the organization with the belief that without adequate housing, all other social investments are at risk.
Founded in 1999 by the Fireman family, One Family, Inc. is dedicated to ending family homelessness in Massachusetts. This mission grows out of a core belief that no parent or child should be without a place to call home in such a richly resourced state. The One Family scholars program, the organization’s signature program, offers both scholarships and coaching support to approximately 100 scholars each year.
Since 1811, Massachusetts General Hospital has been committed to delivering standard-setting medical care. Throughout the decades, the hospital has had a consistent commitment to advancing that care through pioneering research and educating future health care professionals.