Office of Strategic Partnerships
We help build partnerships between the City and outside groups.
We work with philanthropic groups, nonprofits, and other partners. Our office creates and puts in place strategies around how the City uses external resources. We also provide leadership and best practices with:
- philanthropic funding
- competitive public funding, and
- other innovative partnership strategies.
Have questions? Contact us:
1 City Hall Square, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02201
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We encourage nonprofit, youth-serving groups to apply.
The council currently provides three arts-related grants
For new college students and those pursuing continuing education.
Funds support preservation, affordable housing, and open space.
The fund supports programs that advance digital equity in Boston.
Find both City of Boston and external funding resources for students.
Support for Boston-based nonprofits helping immigrant families.
A list of resources below for nonprofits and other groups.
Have a beautification idea that fits the goal of Love Your Block?
You can find many funding opportunities through the office.
Learn more about funding that supports City youth and young adults.
We work with the Assessing Department on the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) program. Our focus is on the community benefits reporting.
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Statewide association supports and advances effective and responsible philanthropy.
The center provides technical help and training in proposal writing and strategic fundraising.
Search online directories and guidelines for organizations seeking funding.