Designed With Dignity

We believe local organizations EMPOWER CHANGE.

Positive change can transform the trajectory of a person's life. Designed with Dignity seeks to acknowledge, encourage and highlight the work of organizations that create a measurable difference.  Working at the intersection of activism, awareness and support, Designed with Dignity financially aids those brave enough to build long-lasting impact. To date 16,470 lives have been enhanced by these programs.

Recent Giving Projects

Groundwork Lawrence

Tackling food sustainability, Groundwork Lawrence is providing 40 families with healthy cooking classes, food gift cards, 525 plants for community gardens and a stipend to winterize the greenhouse.

Carmel Terrace Assisted Living

Senior residents received a garden therapy program to learn about pollinators, herbs, flower arranging and healthy plant management from Massachusetts Horticultural Society’s mobile classroom.

Fiona’s Little Food Pantry

Loving others, 7-year-old Fiona Sack’s free-standing food pantry is being stocked with nonperishable meal items and snacks for those in need.

Talking Information Center

Music is for everyone. As a radio reading service delivering arts performances and national publications to the blind, TIC is broadcasting a series of classical and pops concerts live from the Atlantic Symphony Orchestra to 15,000 listeners.

Kids Connect Inc.

Bright minds abound at this nonprofit afterschool tutoring program, which received $5,000 for program maintenance on behalf of Mike Cameron’s Boston Marathon run.

Friendship Home, Inc.

Busy hands and joyful hearts – 50 individuals with developmental challenges were funded for a social recreation program entailing art lessons, dancing, outdoor recreation and cooking nights.

Spark Kindness

Kindness is afoot with Jenny Sack running the Boston Marathon, raising $5,815 to buy diversity and inclusion books for Natick's first Little Free Diverse Library.

Haverhill Promise

In honor of the groundbreaking for Edwards Vacuum, a collaborative fund was designed for 850 children to experience Haverhill’s first STEM literacy initiative.

Edward’s Geodome Project

Fulfilling Edward’s desire to give something back to his school, a geodome was built as a 3D play space in collaboration with Make-A-Wish and Channel 5.

Emmaus Incorporated

To mark the groundbreaking of Monogram Foods, a fund was created to transition 60 families out of shelters into their own homes.