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MNF Grant Limit Increase

During the spring of 2022 we decided to raise the maximum grant amount from $3,000 to $4,000. This was made possible through your generous contributions. Thank you. -Photo via Compost Co-operative

Massachusetts Senators remember Dr. Marty Nathan

On December 20, 2021 Senator Jo Comerford and her Senate colleagues (Senators Gobi, Gomez, Hinds, Lesser, and Velis) adjourned the Massachusetts Senate in Marty’s memory. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YH5XU71DRgQ

Remembering Marty and Our Appeal

December 10, 2021 Dear Friends, We write to you heartbroken over the loss of our beloved founder, the incomparable Marty Nathan, who died on November 29th, 2021. Many of you knew and loved her. We’re with you in your grief. Like you, we’re thinking of the grace and...

Fall 2021 Grants – Application Deadline

Fall 2021 Grants – Application Deadline

It is the season. The deadline applying for our MNF 2021 Fall Grants is October 1, 2021. Please help us spread the word. Previous Grantees are invited to apply again, if you do, we require you to submit a grant report. (Only one grant per year per organization will be...

Summer 2021 Appeal

Summer 2021 Appeal

Dear Friends, This has been a very long and hard year, filled with fear, pain and loss. Over 600,000 Americans have died from the COVID-19 virus, and millions of lives have been affected by the economic effects of shutdown.  Now re-opening is being met by climate...