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.

Grant Process

  • Applicants for the first grant year will submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) from October 1, 2017 to January 2, 2018.
  • Grant review committees will carefully review the LOIs and select applicants to submit full grant proposals by February 9, 2017.
  • Full grant proposals will be due by 5 pm on March 9, 2017.
  • The full grant proposals will be reviewed by the grant review committees and finalists will be notified by April 16, 2017.
  • The finalists will make presentations at the first Grant Award Celebration in May where the membership will vote and the grants will be awarded.
2017 Impact 100 Boston Grant winners, The Second Step with our board members.

2017 Impact 100 Boston Grant winners, The Second Step with our board members.

 

Our Leadership

Photo by Maureen Hart Ferris

Photo by Maureen Hart Ferris

Impact 100 Boston Board of Directors     

Cindy Cavallaro, Focus Area Director

Lisa Cavallaro, Vice President

Robin Finn, Grant Outreach

Irene Lattanzio, Membership Recruitment

Lauren McDonald, Secretary

Veronica Moriarty, President

Karen Samenuk, Legal Counsel

Maureen Scott, Vice President

Andrea Slattery, Membership Communications

Elizabeth Sullivan, Treasurer

Board members with Wendy Steele, founder of Impact 100.

Board members with Wendy Steele, founder of Impact 100.