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Shell Gas Stations Fuel A Good Cause with The Giving Pump

Posted on August 16, 2021

Shell is giving back to kids, now through the end of September 2021. When you fill up your tank at The Giving Pump, Shell will donate a portion of your purchase to The Genesis Foundation for Children. Fuel up for a good cause, and help fund The Genesis Foundation for Children by going to The […]


Honor Murray Feingold’s Legacy

Updated on August 9, 2021

Some of you have shared your fond memories of Dr. Murray Feingold with us over the past four weeks as we have honored his memory by celebrating all that he accomplished with The Genesis Foundation for Children and The Feingold Center for Children. We have heard from: Rachael Feingold Stein, his daughter, Catherine Nowak, our current Clinical […]


2022 Grant Application for The Genesis Foundation for Children

Updated on July 12, 2021

The Genesis Foundation for Children is accepting applications for 2022 through September 4, 2021. Please submit your application via email to You can download the application by clicking on the link below. The Genesis Foundation for Children Grant Application for 2022


95% of Rare Disease Patients Affected by COVID-19

Updated on June 18, 2020

COVID-19 is causing significant challenges for millions of Americans living with rare diseases. People with underlying conditions are at risk of more severe illness from COVID-19, and rare disease patients, their caregivers and family members are seeing their lives disrupted in numerous other ways.  The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) conducted a survey of the rare disease community in early April to help understand and bring […]


The Passing of a Legend: A Message from Our President

Updated on September 19, 2019

It is with great sadness that we have learned that longtime Board Member of The Genesis Foundation for Children and Celtics Legend and Hall of Famer John “Hondo” Havlicek has passed away at the age of 79. “John Havlicek is one of the most accomplished players in Boston Celtics history, and the face of many […]


#4Days4Murray: July 17-20

Posted on June 19, 2018

The 3rd anniversary of the passing of our Founder and President, Dr. Murray Feingold, will be July 17.  This is three days before what would have been Dr. Feingold’s 88th birthday, on July 20th.  In honor of the legacy of care that Dr. Feingold brought to this world with the creation of the Feingold Center for Children […]


Plan for Therapy & Performing Arts Expansion

Posted on May 23, 2018

2017 marked a new beginning for our Therapy & Performing Arts programs: after an eight-year pause, we expanded! In 2018, The Genesis Foundation hopes to fund even more children for these life-changing enrichment programs, such as music or equine therapy. You can help! $10: Sponsor a child for 1 group session of music therapy $100: […]


Boston Globe Subscribers: Vote for The Genesis Foundation

Posted on May 16, 2018

If you are a Boston Globe or subscriber, you can help support The Genesis Foundation for Children through the Globe’s GRANT (Globe Readers And Nonprofits Together) program, a community initiative that allows subscribers to help deserving non-profits earn free advertising space in the Globe. Choose The Genesis Foundation as your favorite nonprofit to help us win; this helps us raise money to care for […]


Improper Bostonian covers Flower Show Preview Party

Posted on May 15, 2018

On April 26th, The Improper Bostonian issue featuring The Genesis Foundation for Children’s Boston Flower and Garden Show Preview Party fundraiser hit the newsstands. Reporter Dana Bisbee covered the Preview Party event, which took place on March 15st at the Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center. The event raised $30,000, which will benefit children with genetic […]