Summer’s Last Blast 2019

On Friday, September 13, all the components of an awesome end of-summer celebration were lined up for the Community Foundation’s annual fundraiser.  Over 360 community friends and colleagues joined together in Nonquitt, a gorgeous venue and property of our generous hosts, the Huiddekoper and Gebelein families.

Upcoming Events

Summer’s Last Blast 2020

SOUTHCOAST COMMUNITY FOUNDATION CELEBRATES 25 YEARS! Summer’s Last Blast is still on and we have planned a VIRTUAL BLAST you won't want to miss! Our community celebration may look and feel different this year, but don't be fooled, this VIRTUAL party will provide an...

Past Events

Scholarships in View

  We awarded more than $492,000 in scholarships this year — our biggest year yet — along with our largest single-year scholarship ever. Derek Arribada, a graduating senior at New Bedford High school, was awarded a $44,115 Albert F. Carr scholarship toward his...

24th Annual Meeting

The Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts held its 24th Annual Meeting at the UMass Dartmouth Charlton College of Business. The Community Foundation announced its new strategic plan and elected two new board members, Trish Arnold and Priscilla Ditchfield...

Scholarship Awards 2019

Our third annual Scholarship Reception had over 130 attendees and a very exciting announcement of two scholarships from our Albert Carr Scholarship Fund for $37,500 each for a single year – the largest scholarship we have ever granted. It was also great to give out...