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The Flatley Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-06-06

At A Glance

The Flatley Foundation

35 Braintree Hill Office Park, Ste. 400

Braintree, MA United States 02184-8754

Telephone: (781) 849-5100

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $556,642,831

Total giving: $17,104,124






Established in 1982 in MA - Founded by the late Thomas J. Flatley, who was the founder of The Flatley Company, a commercial real estate development company in the Northeast. He was also the owner of the New Hampshire television station WNHT.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for education, health care, and to Roman Catholic organizations.

Fields of Interest

  • Catholicism
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • International relations
  • Right to life
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $556,642,831 (market value)

Gifts received: $2,000,000

Expenditures: $32,247,254

Total giving: $17,104,124

Qualifying distributions: $27,428,747

Giving activities include:

$17,104,124 for 130 grants (high: $4,000,000; low: $2,000)

$10,102,468 for 1 foundation-administered program