Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation

The Phyllis and Jerome Lyle Rappaport Foundation strives to create positive change by enlarging the group of leaders who perform innovative, collaborative work in the Boston region. The Rappaport Foundation sponsors government and academic partnerships to improve public policy systems, funds research breakthroughs in neurologic and mental illnesses, and rewards the creation of world-class contemporary art.

By fostering innovative thinking, productive dialogue and creative alliances, the Rappaport Foundation not only provides opportunities and resources to strengthen the work generated in the Boston region, but also endeavors to inspire and benefit others well beyond the immediate geographic area.

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