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Here’s what’s happening at The Genesis Foundation For Children.

Young Professionals Winter Mixer Success

Posted on January 17, 2018

Our second Young Professionals Mixer event was held on Thursday, January 11th at Bell in Hand Tavern in Faneuil Hall. The evening was a huge success with 75 attendees who came for networking, appetizers, and drinks with an hour open bar hosted by the Executive Committee.  We had a speaking program with a patient family, the Durells, […]


Dr. Nowak named a Boston Magazine Top Doctor

Posted on December 26, 2017

Dr. Catherine Nowak, Clinical Director of The Feingold Center for Children, was just named to Boston Magazine‘s Top Doctors for the second year in a row! Dr. Nowak received her medical degree from McGill University. She was a Clinical Geneticist at The National Birth Defects Center (now named The Feingold Center for Children) for several years […]


Therapy & Performing Arts Expansion

Updated on February 10, 2020

We have officially expanded our Therapy & Performing Arts programs! The Genesis Foundation is now funding two more therapy programs: Wellspring Farm Learning Center hippotherapy program in Rochester, MA: Our grant will support students (in wheelchairs, with autism, developmental challenges, etc) from Carver School system for three months of therapy visits! Read more about Wellspring here. […]


Radio Promo: KISS 108 & Matty in the Morning Show

Posted on October 30, 2017

On Friday, October 27th, and Monday, October 30th, 2017, Matty in the Morning Show on KISS 108 host Matty Siegel highlighted The Genesis Foundation for Children’s upcoming fundraiser, Stand Up for the Foundation Comedy Night!  The event will be held on November 1st 2017 at 5:30pm at the Weston Golf Club. We are thrilled to have Lenny Clarke, […]


Successful Fall Fundraising Events

Posted on October 15, 2017

It is Fall and leaves are changing colors! We have been very busy with a full slate of very successful events. Here are a few highlights:   The 11th Annual Cape Cod Fall Classic was held on Thursday, September 14th and Friday, September 15th at Baxter’s Boathouse Club and Hyannisport Club in Hyannis, MA.  Everyone enjoyed […]


Genesis Foundation earns GuideStar Gold Seal

Posted on August 28, 2017

The Genesis Foundation for Children was recently recognized for our transparency with a Gold Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. More than 8 million visitors per year and a network of 200+ partners use GuideStar data to grow support for nonprofits. In order to […]


Five new members join Board of Directors

Posted on July 28, 2017

The Genesis Foundation for Children is pleased to announce it has named five new members to its Board of Directors in the last sixth months. Joined in December 2016: Richard Sawyer, Senior Manager of Publisher Partnerships, EBSCO Information Service Dina Odak, VP of Finance, iHeart Media Joined in March 2017: Amee Desjourdy, Chief Human Resources […]


First Young Professionals Summer Mixer

Posted on July 20, 2017

Our first Young Professionals Summer Mixer event was held on Wednesday, July 19th at the Boston Harbor Hotel.  The very first event for this newly formed group was a great success with a turnout of over 60 people including young professionals from in and around the Boston area, and Genesis Foundation Board members – thank you to those who were able to attend!  The […]


4 Days 4 Murray

Posted on July 17, 2017

July 17th – July 20th, 2017 The 2nd anniversary of the passing of our Founder and President, Dr. Murray Feingold, is today, Monday, July 17th.  This is three days before what would have been Dr. Feingold’s 87th birthday, on July 20th.  In honor of the legacy of care that Dr. Feingold brought to this world with the creation […]


Guest Blog: “Unknown Bucket-List Item”

Posted on July 6, 2017

“We love life. We love experiences. We cherish each moment probably because we know how precious each one is. Years ago, I probably wouldn’t have pitched, played the field or even batted…. But, yesterday, I put all my self-doubt aside and just lived.” Last month, we held a ticket-give-away for our “On the Field at […]