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ECCF Funds

If you would like to donate to one of our Charitable Funds, please use the search box to find the Fund you would like to give to or scroll through the list below. Thank you!

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Amesbury Carriage Museum
To support activities of the Amesbury Carriage Museum.
Family Health Project Fund
To provide support for the Family Health Project, Inc.
0219 Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
1115 Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
82491 Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
ACAC Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donor's children.
Alacoque-Weber Trust Fund for Catholic Education
To support the Sacred Heart School Religious Education Program in Lynn, Massachusetts.
AllBlue Foundation
To support capital improvements to the athletic fields in Swampscott. Learn more...
ALMA Fund
To help revitalize the Arlington District of Lawrence through support of various relevant charitable and educational organizations.
Barbara H. Almy Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donor's children.
Andover Coalition for Education Fund
To support enhancement of education in Andover public schools. Learn more...
Andover Group Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Tia D. Andrew Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Tia D. Andrew Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Andrews Chapel Restoration Fund
To restore and maintain the interior of the Andrews Chapel in Swampscott Cemetery and possibly further historic restorations within the town of Swampscott, MA.
Ansara Fund for Essex County
To support charitable organizations in Essex County, MA.
ASD Fund
To support education, environment, land conservation and cancer research.
Astle-Tory Broadhow Fund
To assist small grassroots nonprofits with the support and training services they need to address specific needs.
Ayer Mill Clock Tower Fund
To cover the costs associated with operating and maintaining the Ayer Mill Clock Tower in Lawrence. Learn more...
Grace K. Babson Trust Fund
To support the VNA Care Network’s Gloucester office at 8 Angle Street.
BEYOND Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for Lawrence students to attend a tuition based high school.
Bishop Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Donald and Susan Booth Charitable Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Bowditch Fund
To support the Bowditch Institute Project, a civic, cultural and educational collaborative dedicated to fostering a lasting legacy of Nathanial Bowditch.
Boxford Town Library Fund
To support the capital needs of the construction, maintenance and upkeep of the Boxford Town Library buildings, property and services.
Brand Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Ruth E. Brown Scholarship
In honor of Ruth E. Brown, a former business teacher, this Fund supports scholarships for graduating seniors from Georgetown High School to attend college.
Build A Bridge Scholarship Fund
To fund college scholarships for ex-offenders from the Essex County Correctional Facilities.
George H. Carleton Fund
To provide for the care and maintenance of senior citizens living in Georgetown, Massachusetts who are unable to support themselves in comfort.
CCS Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Centerville Improvement Society Fund
To support the mission of the Centerville Improvement Society.
Charity Girls NEMA
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Christian Angel Smile Fund
To service communities in need with food, clothing, shelter needs and other basic necessities.
Cloven Rock Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Richard J. Collins Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide an annual scholarship to a senior at Andover High School who is a deserving student/athlete and/or entering the field of education.
Peggy Corbett Memorial Fund
To support Merrimack Valley math and science teachers in grades 6-12 who use innovative ways to engage their students in scientific endeavors.
Amanda P. Craig Fund
To provide an annual grant to Camp Huckins to fund 4 camper-ships for girls who would otherwise be unable to attend.
CST Science Scholarship Fund
To support local students from designated high schools interested in studying science.
Custom House Maritime Museum Endowment Fund
To support the operations of the Custom House Maritime Museum in Newburyport.
David Tory Fund
To support for the long-term sustainability of the Foundation and for staff to implement initiatives that go above and beyond the ongoing stewardship of the funds we manage.
Davis Trust Fund
To support the VNA Care Network.
David & Mary R. Dearborn Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Mary R. Dearborn Fund
To support educational, environmental and youth organizations of interest to the fund’s advisor.
Ditchfield Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships to students graduating from Lynn English High School.
Joseph R. and Margaret M. Doherty Memorial Fund
To learn about regional philanthropy while continuing to support current charitable relationships.
William P. & Elizabeth S. Dolliver Trust Fund
To assist poor and deserving residents of Gloucester.
Eamon O'Holleran Fund
To support hospitals and nonprofit organizations helping families who experience expected and unexpected loss of a newborn, and families who care for children born with expected and unexpected health challenges.
Emergency Fund
To assist nonprofits with a short-term urgent funding need created by an unforeseen event(s) that has or will significantly interrupt essential services.
Michael Erekson Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarships for students from Danvers, including graduating seniors and returning adult students, with a preference for those studying technical trades and media arts.
ESMV Board Designated Fund
To support general operations of Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley.
Essex Art Center Founders Fund
To provide an operating endowment, in perpetuity, for the Essex Art Center in honor of founders, Helen Tory and Leslie Costello.
Essex County Forum Fund
To support the promotion of smart growth planning for Essex County.
Essex County Hunger Relief Fund
To help Essex County food pantries and soup kitchens meet the rising demand for services. Learn more...
Anita Pacione Evetts Shine On Scholarship Fund
To support scholarships for graduating Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School seniors for college or other learning experiences.
F1rstJobs Fund
To provide summer employment for North Shore teens ages 14 to 19 at nonprofit organizations. Learn more...
Farnsworth Fund
To support environmental Projects.
Fink Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Arthur L. Flynn Education Trust Fund
To provide college scholarships to graduating Salem public school students.
Friends of Andover Tennis Fund
To help fund the renovation of Andover High School's tennis courts and continued maintenance of courts and support of the AHS tennis team. Learn more...
Friends of Anne Bradstreet
To support activities that further the appreciation and understanding of the words and work of Anne Dudley Bradstreet (1612 - 1672). Learn more...
Fund for Excellence in Essex County
To support specific projects that strengthen the capacity of Essex County nonprofit organizations through improving their infrastructure. Learn more...
Fund for Lawrence Public Schools Receivership and Turnaround Plan
To support charitable or educational projects as part of the Lawrence Receivership efforts to revitalize Lawrence Public Schools.
Gates-Robertson Fund
To support charitable organizations of interest to the donors.
Giangrande Family Scholarship Fund
To support the educational goals of Lawrence MA students attending a tuition-based high school, a post-high school vocational or certificate program, or a 2 or 4 year college Learn more...
Henry Giannantonio Trust Fund
To support the Holy Rosary Church of Lawrence.
Gloucester Maritime Heritage Center Fund
An agency endowment to support the future of the Gloucester Maritime Heritage Center.
Greater Lawrence Summer Fund
To support summer youth programs in the Greater Lawrence communities of Lawrence, Methuen, Andover and North Andover. Learn more...
Chet and Will Griswold Suicide Prevention Fund
To support programs and research related to suicide prevention.
Hamilton-Wenham Friends of the Arts Reserve Fund
An agency fund for the HW Friends of the Arts which supports arts programs in the Hamilton Wenham Schools. Learn more...
Harborlight-Stoneridge Biolabs Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship funds for low income students.
Harborlight-Stoneridge Endowment Fund
To provide cash reserves for the school and funds for capital projects.
Hardscrabble Education Fund
To support and promote academic achievement in English, math and science in the public school systems of Beverly, Lynn, Marblehead, Salem and Swampscott. Learn more...
Help in the Nick of Time Fund
To assist local charities with short-term financial and volunteer assistance in order to help families with specific needs.
Stephanie Hobson Memorial Fund
To support organizations in Stephanie's memory.
Alice M. Hornsey Fund
For charitable, educational, religious purposes and including the encouragement of the arts and the prevention of cruelty to children and animals.
Margaret Voss Howard Teacher Recognition Award Fund
To recognize the work of teachers from Marblehead and Salem public school districts. Learn more...
Impact Essex County Fund
A data and analysis project to serve as a needs assessment for Essex County which will guide the foundation in planning collaborative, targeted approaches to solving the region's most pressing social issues. Learn more...
Impact Essex County Endowment Fund
To support community leadership projects in Essex County.
Inspire to Act Fund
To support projects and organizations that benefit adults and children that embrace a grateful appreciation of life, while strengthening capacities in the area of life skills.
JCH Fund
To continue philanthropic giving into the next generation of a family of donors.
JEOL Families Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for dependent children on JEOL USA, Inc. to pursue post-secondary or graduate school education.
Jodoin Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
The Johnson Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Corinne (Morris) Johnson Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships for graduating Massachusetts high school seniors who have lost a parent. Learn more...
JT ECCF Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
JTS Memorial Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Patricia Foley Karl (PFK) Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for students graduating from the eighth grade of the Lawrence Family Development Charter School, to help them attend a private or parochial secondary school college preparatory program. Learn more...
Knapp Family Fund
To support charitable giving in Essex County and to provide support for Taktse International School in Sikkum, India.
Kourmarionas Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Krueger Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Teresa Hopper LaChance Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships to graduating seniors of Georgetown High School in Georgetown, Massachusetts.
Langille Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Michael J. Latta EMS Scholarship Fund
To provide monetary support for those wishing to become an EMT or paramedic. Learn more...
Lawrence Development Fund
To aid the growth and development of downtown Lawrence through art appreciation, beautification and community assistance.
Lawrence Emergency Fund
To support emergency needs of individual Lawrence residents or families harmed by an emergency event. Read a 2009 article in the Eagle Tribune announcing the Lawrence Emergency Fund.
Lawrence High School Alumni Association
To provide scholarships for students in Lawrence High School for educational purposes.
Albert Lunt Trust for Charity Fund
To support three nonprofit organizations designated by the donor.
Lupoli Family Fund
To support health and education improvement iniatives.
Evelyn Lily Lutz Foundation Fund
To support the charitable and educational purposes of the Agency.
MADLMU Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Raymond Banigan Malm Foundation Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Ugo and Katherine San Antonio Marcello Scholarship Fund.
To provide scholarships for students from Lawrence, Massachusetts to pursue higher education in the fields of Communications/Theater and Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management.
Isabella Rose Marino Endowment Fund
To support organizations in Isabella's memory.
McKenna Family Fund
To support organizations of interest to the donor's children.
George McQuinn Memorial Foundation
To provide college scholarships to graduating seniors of Burlington High School.
Merck-Evarts Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Merrimack Valley General Fund
To support nonprofit organizations that provide arts and culture, education, social and community services and youth services in eastern Merrimack Valley communities. Learn more...
Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity Endowment Fund
To support Merrimack Valley Habitat for Humanity.
Mount Blue Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Music Fund
A discretionary Field of Interest fund to to support youth musical organizations.
Myopia Hunt Club Caddie Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for eligible Myopia Hunt Club caddies.
Nancamp Fund
To provide scholarships to organizations that serve kids affected by cancer. Learn more...
National Lancers' Guard Anniversary Fund
To raise awareness of key events in the history of the Massachusetts and US National Guard.
NextGen Philanthropy Initiative Fund
To support ECCF’s work to educate, engage and connect Essex County’s next generation of philanthropic leaders.
Niben Point Fund
For general charitable purposes in Essex County and elsewhere.
Nicole Lemieux Knight Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships to graduating seniors of Newburyport High School.
North Shore Community Health Network Fund
To support community health initiatives. Learn more...
North Shore Technology Council (NSTC) Scholarship Fund
To award scholarships to selected individuals.
Ocean River Institute Fund
A designated fund to support activities of the Ocean River Institute.
One Run for Boston Fund
To support the survivors of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Learn more...
Mary H. Paolino Scholarship Fund
To provide support for the Lawrence High School Alumni Scholarship Fund.
John W. Peirce Fund
To support the Essex County Greenbelt Association and the Ipswich River Watershed Association.
Pelican Intervention Fund
To provide funding for residential Twelve Step based programs for economically challenged adult men and women struggling with heroin and other addictive substances living in the greater Newburyport area.
Ernest J. Perry Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for graduating seniors from Andover High School.
Dr. Thomas N. Pesola Memorial Scholarship Fund
To award scholarship money to Massachusetts residents seeking further education, attending diabetes related education workshops or camps, and/or completing diabetes research fellowships. Learn more...
Christine C Price Breast Cancer Fund
To support organizations in Christine's memory.
Pritchard Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Josh Quince Fund for Adolescent Services
To support adolescent programs for mental health issues.
Rawlins Family Fund
To support organizations in the interest of the advisors.
Colleen E. Ritzer Scholarship Fund
To award scholarships to students planning to enter the teaching profession. Learn more...
Robinhood Cove Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Rockport Millbrook Meadow Fund
To accept and disburse funds on behalf of the Rockport Millbrook Meadow Conservancy to develop and support initiatives such as planning, fundraising, and programs, in partnership with the Town of Rockport and its Department of Public Works, that ensure the restoration and maintenance of Millbrook Meadow and Mill Pond as a sustainable landscape for the enjoyment of present and future generations. Learn more...
Sherry and Will Rogers Family Fund
To continue support of the donors' current charitable interests, as well as to support various charities and needs in and around Essex County.
Rosman Family Fund
To provide grants to organizations in Greater Lawrence with particular focus on arts and culture, innovative library services and public health.
Rullo Family Donor Advised Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Rullo Family Scholarship Fund
To support scholarships for high school seniors who are the first in their family to attend college.
S.E.A. Fund
To support organizations of interest to the donor's children.
S.W. Fund
To provide a broad range of support to various charitable organizations.
Reid Sacco AYA Cancer Fund
To promote medical research to honor the life of Reid R. Sacco. Learn more...
Reid R. Sacco Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships to high school seniors in Essex County who demonstrate academic excellence, the pursuit of good health and physical fitness, excellent peer leadership and outstanding character. Learn more...
Sam and Molly Fund
To support charitable or educational organizations of interest to the donor.
Santa’s Workshop Fund
To support the upkeep, logistics and marketing of Santa’s Workshop.
Gregory and Deborah Schmidt Charitable Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Scholars’ Fund
To support graduates of the Lawrence Family Development Charter School to attend tuition based high school for up to four years.
Peter B. Seamans Fund
To support a variety of maritime organizations.
Season of Advent Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Sendzimir Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Clark Smith Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Lois W. Smith Endowment Fund
To supplement and enhance technology, programs and services offered by the Newbury Town Library to benefit the community.
Solstice Singers Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for graduating members of Harmony and Concert Choir at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School.
Spark Academy Fund
To support Spark Academy in Lawrence, MA.
Stand for Good Fund
To supports human rights and environmental issues through contributions to organizations that provide relief to Syrian refugees, support the LGBTQ communities, promote religious tolerance, and protect the environment. Learn more...
Rick Starkweather Scholarship Fund
Created in tribute to Rick Starkweather, this fund will award scholarships to Andover and Central Catholic High school seniors who demonstrate outstanding character, extraordinary effort and love for family.
Peter N. Stavru and Angelo Stavru Scholarship Fund
To provide college scholarships to Lynn Classical High School graduating seniors of merit.
Quentin Steele Trust Fund
To support seven nonprofit organizations designated by the donor.
Ellis Steinmetz Family Fund
To support nonprofit organizations that have a system analysis about the need they are addressing and have demonstrable outcomes.
Step Up for Colleen Fund
To support charitable activities that honor the legacy of Colleen Ritzer, including the Colleen E. Ritzer Scholarship Fund. Learn more...
Edna Stocker Trust Fund
To provide higher education scholarships for underprivileged and deserving residents of Swampscott.
Sumberg Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Three Cool Cats
To raise funds through photography and distribute back to families in need in Merrimack Valley.
Brendan Tobin Memorial Fund
To raise money for a clinic for Klinefelter Syndrome/'47, XXY' to be established at a major hospital in the Boston, MA area. Learn more...
Helen & David Tory Fund
To support nonprofits in Essex County of interest to donors.
Tosi Family Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Peter and Kathleen Van Demark Fund
To support nonprofit organizations in Essex County serving arts and culture, the environment or addressing hunger relief.
Kenneth Waldie Memorial Fund
To provide college scholarships for graduating seniors of Methuen High School who demonstrate the true meaning of athletic teamwork.
Wasserman Fund
To support the charitable interests of the donors.
Peter Watson Memorial Scholarship Fund
To award scholarships to Cape Ann residents who will pursue a career in journalism, digital journalism, TV, radio and/or photography.
Webster Family Fund
To support 11 designated agencies, the Greater Lawrence Summer Fund and capital projects in Greater Lawrence.
Webster Scholarship Fund
To support private secondary education for the benefit of graduates of Community Day Charter School in Lawrence, MA.
R.J. Weggel Fund for the Friends of the Middlesex Fells Reservation
To support Friends of the Middlesex Fells Reservation.
David Welbourn Fund for Innovation and Collaboration
This fund honors the work of ECCF’s 3rd President, Dave Welbourn, through projects that advance innovation and collaboration within the Essex County community.
Richard D Wilson Community Response Gift Fund
To support charitable organizations of interest to the donors.
Stirling A. Winder Fund
To support Osteosarcoma research.
Women's Fund of Essex County
To provide opportunities to and promote solutions for women and girls in Essex County. Learn more...
Goodwin Wregg Land Stewardship Endowment Fund
A designated fund to support the A.V.I.S. Goodwin Wregg Land Stewardship Endowment Trust.
Wrigley Fund
To support the community.
Youth at Risk Fund
To support the Youth at Risk (YAR) Initiative, a collaborative network of Essex County agencies serving at-risk youth and their families which enable services for children to be delivered in a collaborative and comprehensive manner, thereby creating continuity of care and maximizing resources. Learn more...
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