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We are inspired by one simple goal

 to make a difference through thoughtful, effective philanthropy.

 to make a difference through thoughtful, effective philanthropy.

We’ve been connecting the generosity and aspirations of donors with the people and organizations that want to make change since 1979. Together, we share a commitment to more vibrant, healthy and caring communities.


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RAISED OVER $192,000!

A community-giving program that creates an opportunity for individuals to learn more about local charity programs and donate to those

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2023 Vital Signs

Vital Signs is a community check-up that measures the vitality of the North Shore and identifies trends in a range of areas critical to quality of life.


For many of our donors, leaving a gift to a charity in their Will is a way to celebrate their life and their values. Find out more about estate planning and leaving a gift in your will.