Upcoming Events

Jun 20th
Grantseeker, Nonprofit

With over 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? The first step is doing one's homework. Foundations have missions just the same as nonprofits, so it is vital to the success of your proposal that you find those funders who are...

More »
Jun 21st

Join Social Innovation Forum for Coffee & Donuts to decrease nonprofit/funder power dynamics!

More »
Jun 27th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

What You Need to Know and Why You Should Be Involved in the Massachusetts Census Equity Fund 2020: Every 10 years the US Constitution requires that all residents, including non citizens and undocumented immigrants, be counted through a nationwide census. Collecting accurate census data is an...

More »
Jun 28th
Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor

The HIP Funders Briefing is an opportunity to convene, network, establish partnerships/sponsorships and discuss collaborative funding opportunities for HIP. The event is a co-convening of funders, farmers, businesses and non-profit communities along with government agencies.

More »

In Philanthropy

June 14th, 2018
Source: The Center for Effective Philanthropy
In it, the authors suggest that organizations need to do more than just educate the public about a cause; they need to employ strategic communication methods to help people relate to the cause and move them to action. More »
June 12th, 2018
Source: The Center for Effective Philanthropy
You want to make a difference through your giving, so you provide significant support to the nonprofit organizations that matter most to you. However, you may not truly know what those nonprofits need to do their best work. The power imbalance that exists between donors and nonprofits means... More »
May 31st, 2018
Source: The Center for Effective Philanthropy
On January 1, 2018, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act went into effect, providing significant tax reductions for both individuals and corporations and doubling the amount of the standard deduction that individuals can claim in their tax returns. How are nonprofit and foundation leaders viewing the... More »
May 24th, 2018
Source: United Philanthropy Forum
As the nonprofit sector anxiously waits to see how low charitable giving will drop this year as a result of federal tax reform that significantly reduced giving incentives, there is some good news on the horizon. A new study highlights a major opportunity for the charitable sector to dramatically... More »

What is AGM?

  • Networking:

Connect with over 1800 individuals at hundreds of organizations in Philanthropy and the Nonprofit sector in Massachusetts and surrounding areas.

  • Resources and Research:

Access the Resource Center @ AGM, receive research assistance, stay informed with AGM's enewsletters, utilize tools like the Grant Maker Directory and the AGM Common Proposal Form.

  • Learning Opportunities:

Attend best practices sessions, issue-based discussions, roundtables, teleconferences and events with colleagues.

Become a Member


Follow AGM

133 Federal Street, Suite 802 | Boston, MA 02110
Phone: 617.426.2606 | Fax: 617.426.2849
© 2014 Associated Grant Makers