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The John H. and H. Naomi Tomfohrde Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

The John H. and H. Naomi Tomfohrde Foundation

160 Federal St., 15th Fl.

Boston, MA United States 02110--1700

Telephone: (617) 951-1108


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $6,064,746

Total giving: $190,200






Established in 1996 in MA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation gives to charitable purposes or to charitable organizations, with particular focus on supporting the work of charitable institutions, organizations and agencies in the New England area and particularly in Greater Boston, which are dedicated to the cultural, social and civic betterment of the community and particularly which foster the advancement of higher education, the classic arts, scientific research in biomedicine and the improvement of community health. Complete information on the foundation's current year focus can be found on the foundation's web site.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Biomedicine
  • Education
  • Health
  • Higher education
  • Women's services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $6,064,746 (market value)

Expenditures: $279,583

Total giving: $190,200

Qualifying distributions: $232,665