(Photo courtesy of St. Joseph Community Services)

(Photo courtesy of St. Joseph Community Services)

Partners for impact

The Mary Gale Foundation and the Charitable Foundation team up to help elderly women in need

The Charitable Foundation is working in partnership with The Mary Gale Foundation, a private grantmaking foundation that supports organizations and programs to help low-income women 65 and older in greater Manchester. Foundation staff members are assisting with research, convening nonprofit partners, strategic planning and grantmaking.

“We wanted to be sure that we were making the greatest impact so we looked to the Foundation for expertise,” said Mary Gale Foundation board member Tom Boucher. “Their knowledge of what’s going on in New Hampshire is just invaluable to us.”

In 2015, more than $640,000 in grants was awarded to nine organizations:

The Mary Gale Foundation will begin accepting applications for its Friday, September 9 deadline in mid-July. Please visit www.nhcf.org/marygalefoundation to learn more.