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Welcome to the Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation’s applicant and grantee portal.

Thank you for your interest in applying for funding. We are committed to effecting permanent positive change in the lives of individuals and families across Greater Boston, especially in economically disadvantaged communities. We invest in organizations that improve human health, raise educational attainment, increase economic security, and meet community needs. Today, three generations of the Smith family serve together as Trustees of the Foundation, awarding grants of approximately $14 million a year.

If you are a first-time applicant, we ask that you register using the button below. You will be asked to take a brief eligibility quiz before you may begin the application process. We also ask that you read the information For Grant Seekers and the page about the program for which you would like to apply (e.g. Small Capital Grants) before registering. If you have applied to the Foundation in the past, please email Amy Hampe at ahampe@rssff.org to receive a login and password.

If you encounter any difficulty with your registration or subsequent log in attempts, please email info@rssff.org or call 857-404-0700.

New to the system?

Register here