Impact 100 Boston

About

Passion. Philanthropy. Empowerment.

About Impact 100 Boston

  • We are a 501(c)(3) public corporation that awards high impact, transformational $100,000 grants to deserving area non-profits.

  • We ensure that 100% of our membership donations are used to fund grants in our community.

  • We provide our members with a trusted philanthropic process and the assurance of engagement in that process.

  • We provide the opportunity for our members to gain first hand knowledge of local nonprofits.

Membership

  • Impact 100 Boston is a women-only organization.

  • We are currently accepting members to begin the journey with us.

  • Women join by making a charitable contribution of $1,000 or more for each grant year.

  • There are many levels of involvement for members.

  • We awarded our first Impact Grant to The Second Step of Newtonville in the spring of 2017.

  • Our second Impact Grant was awarded to A Little Easier Recovery of Lawrence in the spring of 2018.

Grant Process

  • Applicants for the first grant year will submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) from October 1, 2018 to January 7, 2019.

  • Grant review committees will carefully review the LOIs and select applicants to submit full grant proposals by February 11, 2019.

  • Full grant proposals will be due by 5 pm on or before March 25, 2019.

  • The full grant proposals will be reviewed by the grant review committees and finalists will be notified by April 15, 2019.

  • The finalists will make presentations at the first Grant Award Celebration on May 1, 2019 where the membership will vote and the grants will be awarded.

 2018 Impact 100 Boston Grant winners, A Little Easier Recovery with our board members.

2018 Impact 100 Boston Grant winners, A Little Easier Recovery with our board members.

 

Our Leadership

Board of Directors~2019     

Robin Finn, President

Irene Lattanzio, Vice President

Andrea Slattery, Vice President

Christa Palmisano, Secretary

Amanda Sullivan, Grant Chair

Elizabeth Sullivan, Treasurer

Carolyn Cappuccino, Membership Outreach

Kathleen Hurst, Membership Outreach

Lisa Marie Zeghibe, Community Outreach

 *Lisa Marie Zeghibe is missing from photo

*Lisa Marie Zeghibe is missing from photo

LEGAL COUNSEL

Karen Samenuk

Founding Outgoing Board Members 

Veronica Moriarty, Former President

Maureen Scott, Former Vice President

Karen Samenuk, Legal Counsel

 2018 Board members with Wendy Steele, founder of Impact 100.

2018 Board members with Wendy Steele, founder of Impact 100.