As a state-based affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Mass Humanities is a programming and grant-making organization.
In cities and towns across the Commonwealth, Mass Humanities works every day to engage and inspire individuals, families, and communities through public discourse and participation in the wide variety of projects that we sponsor.
At the same time that federal and state support is declining, Mass Humanities is faced with an increasing number of important projects that need funding. We strive to nurture and promote as many high quality humanities projects as we can.
What Will Your Donation Support?
We are proud of our efforts to advance the humanities and enhance civic life in the Commonwealth through some of our core programs:
These programs depend on charitable contributions like yours. Please help us today!
In 2012, Mass Humanities was awarded a pretigious Challenge Grant of $425,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). To receive that support, Mass Humanities must raise an additional $1,275,000.