The Community Foundation for Nantucket has always had a mission – to strengthen Nantucket now and for future generations through informed philanthropy and community leadership. In pursuit of this mission... Read More Read the full article Helping with HOUSING!
The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) was pleased to bring back the popular cultural series and host the fourth installment of Our Nantucket, a community diversity series at the Whaling Museum,... Read More Read the full article Featuring the NHA’S Mexico Celebration
The 5th Annual Swim Across America – Nantucket Island Open Water Swim takes place this weekend on Saturday August 27, 2016 at Jetties beach to raise money for on-island cancer treatment... Read More Read the full article Featuring Swim Across America – Nantucket
The Community Foundation for Nantucket was proud to award $54,000 in scholarship funds to Nantucket students this year.
The Nantucket Fund™ provided a grant to the Nantucket Community School for their Summer Boost Program this year. The program prepares pre-K students for entering Nantucket’s public school system and exposes... Read More Read the full article Featuring The Summer Boost Program
The William H. Brown Scholarship Fund was established in the memory of Will Brown by his family in 2012. The purpose of the Scholarship Fund is to provide two scholarships... Read More Read the full article Featuring The William H. Brown Scholarship
Nantucket just got a lot more colorful this year with “A Walk Around Nantucket,” a 52-page adult coloring book, conceived by Scott Widmeyer and Alan Yount, who have been coming... Read More Read the full article Featuring The Nantucket Coloring Book
Nantucket High School welcomed Morowa Yejide, author of Time of the Locust, this past April. It was an event made possible by the Nantucket Book Foundation in partnership with the... Read More Read the full article Featuring The Nantucket Book Foundation
The Be Well Children’s Health Fair was held on March 20, 2016 at Great Harbor Yacht Club. The Fair was a direct result of a questionnaire which asked, “Has Nantucket... Read More Read the full article Featuring The Be Well Children’s Health Fair
The Nantucket Fund™ is the Community Foundation for Nantucket’s unrestricted source for Community Grants, directing support to local nonprofits that are providing services to Nantucketers. This is the one, unique... Read More Read the full article Featuring NISHA’S Lucky Whiskers & Wags Program