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November 3, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors Ralph C. Martin II With 2022 Social Justice Award 

October 3, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors The Brockton Redevelopment Authority With Community Advocacy Award 

Sophan Sok holds her award and stands with Cynthia Ciman and Quincy Miller of Eastern Bank
September 30, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors EforAll/EparaTodos Merrimack Valley With Community Advocacy Award 

September 29, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors North Shore Latino Business Association With Community Advocacy Award During Hispanic Heritage Month 

September 22, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors Innovation Studio With Community Advocacy Award 

September 8, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors Amplify POC Cape Cod With Community Advocacy Award 

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July 26, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Announces Promotion Of Foundation Fellow Turahn Dorsey To Chief Impact Officer 

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June 22, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors Boston Ujima Project With Community Advocacy Award 

June 9, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors The Sustainable Business Network Of Massachusetts With Community Advocacy Award 

Eastern Bank's Quincy Miller and Cynthia Ciman stand with New Hampshire Community Loan Fund award winners
June 2, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors The New Hampshire Community Loan Fund With Community Advocacy Award 

Eastern Bank president Quincy Miller and Eastern Bank Foundation president Cynthia Ciman stand with award winner CommonWealth Kitchen
May 24, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Honors CommonWealth Kitchen With A Community Advocacy Award 

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March 21, 2022

Eastern Bank Foundation Welcomes Natalia Urtubey as New Foundation Fellow Focused on Advancing Equity in the Small Business Ecosystem

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December 23, 2021

Eastern Bank Foundation Announces Latest Support For COVID-19 Relief To Help Address Food Insecurity Across Massachusetts and New Hampshire 

November 22, 2021 Eastern Bank Foundation Honors Gladys Vega With 2021 Social Justice Award
November 4, 2021

Eastern Bank Foundation Announces 2021 Community Advocacy Award Honorees

September 27, 2021

GOTVax Expands Equitable COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Beyond Boston To Brockton and Lowell

August 26, 2021 Will We Ever Solve the Childcare Crisis?
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July 28, 2021 Eastern Bank Foundation Partners With Community Organizations To Increase Last Mile Vaccination Outreach and Access in Gateway Cities of Massachusetts and New Hampshire
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May 17, 2021 Eastern Bank Foundation Announces Expansion Of Its Work
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February 9, 2021 Massachusetts Business Coalition Launches to Improve Outcomes in Early Child Care and Education
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December 28, 2020 Annual Community Support from The Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation Exceeds $22 Million, An All-Time High



Our Views

Ralph Martin walking through a forest
November 4, 2022 A Role Model For A Life
Of Purpose
September 30, 2022 Building an ecosystem that advances equity for small business owners
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June 24, 2022 We Are All Oppressed Until The Last Of Us Is Free 
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May 20, 2022 Supporting the Engine of Small Businesses 
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December 10, 2021  Community Leadership In Action 
Covid Warriors
November 5, 2021 The Warriors Among Us
October 1, 2021 It’s Time We Lean In Together To Solve The Child Care Crisis  
August 16, 2021 Bloomberg Baystate Business speaks with the Eastern Bank Foundation on grants for vaccination outreach (44:55)
Why Economic Inclusion and Mobility Matter
July 30, 2021 Why Economic Inclusion and Mobility Matter
Investing with the LGBTQ+ Community to Advance Equity Thais De Marco
June 18, 2021 Investing With The LGBTQ+ Community To Advance Equity
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April 9, 2021 Stager: Quality Child Care Key to America’s Economic Recovery
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April 2, 2021 Your Employees: A Key To Delivering Even Greater Community Impact
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January 29, 2021 Courage in Philanthropy
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December 3, 2020 No Time To Be Shy: The Voice Of Corporate Advocacy
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October 16, 2020 Corporate Citizenship: There Are No Sidelines


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