APPLICATION DEADLINES
May 12, 2017 | Oct 13, 2017
George B. Henderson Foundation | Dedicated to the Enhancement of Boston | photo of the Sensory Garden at the William E. Carter School, Boston, MA

MISSION STATEMENT

The George B. Henderson Foundation is solely devoted to the enhancement of the physical appearance of the City of Boston and immensely contributes to preserving local culture and historic values.

Grant Recipient: The Henderson Foundation’s support has been essential to our efforts to truly revitalize a cultural, historic, and civic symbol that was almost lost to history. - Barnet Kessel, Executive Director, Vilna Shul, Boston’s Center for Jewish Culture

HISTORY

The George B. Henderson Foundation was founded by an Indenture of Trust by Mr. Henderson dated May 21, 1964. The Trust directs that Foundation funds shall be devoted solely to the enhancement of the physical appearance of the City of Boston, including projects concerning parks, city streets, buildings, monuments, and architectural and sculptural works. The Foundation supports projects in all neighborhoods of the City of Boston and includes their identity, sense of place, and quality of life.

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VIEW PROJECTS

Eustis Street Fire House | link to Preservation Projects

PRESERVATION

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Reading Garden | link to Outdoor Space Projects

OUTDOOR SPACE

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Wings of the Imagination sculpture | link to Public Art Projects

PUBLIC ART

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Harriet Tubman Sculpture and Park | link to Special Projects

SPECIAL PROJECTS

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