Founder, Edward Everett Hale
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Serving families and individuals in the Greater Boston Area

Lend A Hand is a nonprofit organization which has provided financial assistance to low-income families and individuals for over 125 years. Working with social service agencies in the Greater Boston Area, we make emergency and educational enrichment grants to help pay for:

How You Can Help
LAH assists over 800 households a year but is not able to help everyone in need. Your donation can help us do more.
  • rent to prevent eviction
  • heat and electric bills to prevent utility shut-offs
  • critical medicines and medical equipment
  • eyeglasses and dental care
  • camp for inner-city children
  • books to lend to adults and children

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