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John Joseph Moakley Charitable Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

John Joseph Moakley Charitable Foundation, Inc.

141 Tremont St.

Boston, MA United States 02111-1209

Telephone: (617) 556-0244


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $615,838

Total giving: $155,000






Established in 2001 in MA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation assists worthy individuals and charitable organizations to pursue educational opportunities in all sectors of the economy.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships for a post high school vocational education program or to an institution of higher education for undergraduate or graduate support to residents of MA.


Scholarships of up to $5,000 each are awarded on a competitive basis each spring to successful applicants who demonstrate: a desire to contribute to one's community through public or charitable services as a vocation or in extracurricular activities; acceptance to a post-high-school vocational education program or institute of higher education for undergraduate or graduate study; financial need; and residency in Massachusetts, with special consideration given to Boston, Braintree, Brockton, Canton, Dedham, Easton, Medfield, Milton, Needham, Norwood, Randolph, Stoughton, Taunton, Walpole, and Westwood.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $615,838 (market value)

Gifts received: $500

Expenditures: $183,692

Total giving: $155,000

Qualifying distributions: $157,290