Letters Foundation Blog


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Throughout our time operating in Boston, we posted blog content to promote partner organizations, lift up community members, and elevate direct giving in philanthropy. In 2018, we invited staff, interns, and volunteers to share their experience working with Doris and the Foundation. In 2019, we asked our Community Partners to discuss their work on social issues corresponding to our impact areas of housing, health, workforce development, and education. Following our sunset announcement, we devoted our blog in 2020 to elevating reflections from our extended community. All published blog posts are available below.

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Volunteer Q&A: Harriet Shares the Importance of Volunteering

Our wonderful volunteers are integral to everything that we do at the Letters Foundation. Every week, they donate precious time and invaluable skills to help make our grant-making possible. Harriet has volunteered with the Letters Foundation since September 2017. She began volunteering with the Letters Foundation as an Operations Volunteer, where she provided administrative support … Continued