Leading Change. Transforming Communities.

  • Kids having fun at a YMCA camp.

    Distributing over $4 million in grants to nonprofit organizations each year.

  • The Women's Fund of Essex County at their annual Power of the Purse fundraiser.

    Home to over 150 Charitable Funds including the Women's Fund of Essex County.

  • Groundwork Lawrence Green Team

    Providing support for youth programs like the Groundwork Lawrence Green Team.

  • Institute for Trustees

    Supporting trustees through the IFT

  • Notre Dame High School Graduation

    Supporting schools that increase opportunities for inner city youth.

  • Cape Ann Art Haven

    Helping young organizations gain the knowledge and tools they need to succeed.

  • Graduation ceremony

    Assisting young people reach their dreams through scholarships.

  • National Association of Letter Carrier's Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

    Supporting initiatives to relieve local hunger.

Leading Change.

Transforming Communities.


New Funds  All Funds

  • Lois W. Smith Endowment Fund
  • George H. Carleton Fund
  • Harborlight-Stoneridge Endowment Fund
  • Harborlight-Stoneridge Biolabs Scholarship Fund
  • Ellis Steinmetz Family Fund
  • Pelican Intervention Fund
  • Rick Starkweather Scholarship Fund


Institute for Trustees

This annual conference teaches the latest thought and best practices on all topics related to Nonprofit leadership as it pertains to Boards of Trustees.
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Save the Date for the 2017 Institute,
March 25, 2017