John H. and H. Naomi Tomfohrde Foundation
160 Federal Street, 15th Floor
Purpose and Overview:
The Tomfohrde Foundation may make grants "for charitable purposes or to charitable organizations, with particular focus on supporting the work of charitable institutions, organizations and agencies in the New England area and particularly in Greater Boston, which are dedicated to the cultural, social and civic betterment of the community and particularly which foster the advancement of higher education, the classic arts, scientific research in biomedicine and the improvement of community health." (From The Declaration of the Trust of the John H. and H. Naomi Tomfohrde Foundation)
CURRENT FUNDING PRIORITIES:
Grants in 2017 and 2018 were focused on organizations serving immigrants and refugees. Looking ahead through 2019, the Tomfohrde Trustees are interested in funding initiatives that support the successful reintegration of adult and juvenile offenders leaving correctional and detention facilities.
GRANT APPLICATION GUIDELINES:
Michael F. O'Connell, Esq., Rackemann, Sawyer and Brewster, P.C.
Maura E. Murphy, Esq., Rackemann, Sawyer and Brewster, P.C.
Susan T. Monahan