Grantee Needs

From time to time, our grantees let us know when they have needs that TPC members may be able to help with or provide referrals to others who may fit the bill. Below is a list of current needs.

When: Flexible

Where: At your workplace

How it works: Contribute to Boston’s next generation of young leaders and build a diverse pipeline of future employees at your company by hosting a Minds Matter Boston intern. Minds Matter Boston will support you in hiring and supervising your intern. The timing and details of the position are flexible, though we ask that the internship be paid.

To learn more, contact Meredith, Director of Development, at Meredith.Traquina@minds

When: Ongoing

Where: Over email

Young Man with a Plan is building a career reference library to help young men begin to understand the opportunities in their future. TPC professionals come from a wide range of professional backgrounds.

How it works: Please take 30 minutes to draft a brief overview of a professional job position you are familiar with and include the following information:

Job Title and Salary Range
Job Description – brief, approximately 50 words
Job Placements – What types of businesses have this role?
Education required – High school graduate, BA, BS, Associates Degree
Number of years of experience required
Skills and Abilities – What helps someone succeed in the position?

See here for an example. Please email your overview to Diane at or Natasha at

When: Ongoing

Where: Virtually

How: RESPOND partners with individuals, families, and communities to end the serious public health issue of domestic violence.

Please consider purchasing items from RESPOND’s Amazon Wish List from the safety and comfort of your own home!

When: Six times per year

Where: From Framingham to Kingston and East Boston

How it works: Dignity Matters is looking for volunteers to help deliver products from their warehouse in Framingham to women at organizations in Kingston and East Boston 6 times per year.

Help provide hands-on support and learn more about Dignity Matters and their nonprofit partners. Plus, you will be making a difference in the lives of women across Eastern Massachusetts!

To learn more, please email Distribution Manager Andrea Schneider: