Founded in 1969, AGM is a diverse and vibrant membership association of highly engaged philanthropic organizations and individuals with interests in Massachusetts and surrounding areas. We connect new and established donors, their trustees and staff to each other, to their communities and to emerging and relevant issues in the field. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, AGM delivers excellent opportunities in learning, networking, access to resources and tools, skill-building, and community-building and serves as a bridge between funders and fund applicants for better understanding, efficiency and impact. As a leading and influential voice and advocate for effective philanthropy, AGM provides access to knowledge and cooperative action that enables our members to create extraordinary value for each other, their grantees and to collectively shape the future of a healthy and vital region.
WHO WE ARE
Organizations with grant making as their primary focus of activity, which are accessible to the public and open to a reasonable range of nonprofits, are eligible for membership, including the following: Bank charitable trust departments, Community foundations, Governmental funding agencies, Philanthropic research centers, Operating foundations, Philanthropic advisory services, Private, independent and family foundations, Public foundations, Corporate foundations and giving programs, and Wealth Management companies.
Connect with over 1800 individuals at 450 Foundations and 625 Nonprofit Partners in Massachusetts and New Hampshire as AGM provides Learning Opportunities, Networking, Resources and Research, a Voice for the Sector, and Support for Nonprofit Organizations.