Founded in 1997, the Greater Lowell Community Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Greater Lowell and Merrimack Valley.

The Foundation is deeply committed to our local nonprofit community and our grant-making program is focused on assisting nonprofits by fostering collaboration and supporting direct services. The goal of the Foundation is to help our nonprofit partners fulfill their mission more effectively and efficiently. We strive to fund projects that touch many lives and enrich the overall quality of life in our region.

Grant Reporting

Click here to submit a grant report.

Open Grant Cycles

2017 Discretionary Grant Cycle (Coming Soon)

Awarded Grant Cycles

2017 Women Working Wonders Fund (Awarded)

2017 Center for Business Philanthropy NETSCOUT RFP (Awarded)

2017 Center for Business Philanthropy Juniper RFP (Awarded)

2016 Discretionary Grant Cycle (Awarded)

2016 Nashoba Valley Healthcare Fund Grant Cycle (Awarded)

2016 Dr. Hugh, Ruth, & John Mahoney Tribute Event (Awarded)



If you are a Lowell or Lawrence nonprofit, please consider contacting the Jericho Road Project to determine whether Jericho Road can support your project with a pro bono consultant or other assistance. The Jericho Road Project bridges communities by matching the professional talents of volunteers with the needs of community based nonprofit organizations and businesses to promote community development, strengthen social services, and enrich the lives of volunteers.