HANOVER INSURANCE GROUP FOUNDATION INC, THE

Financial Information

Total Assets: $7,048,452

Total Giving: $3,064,967

Area of Service:

Massachusetts
Michigan

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2007:
$649,275 to WCPA Manager, For payable over1 year.
$640,113 to Worcester Center For Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$419,535 to Worcester Center For the Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$362,552 to Worcester Center For the Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$316,000 to Worcester Center For the Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$200,000 to University Of Massachusetts – Memorial Foundation, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$200,000 to Worcester Center For the Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.
$200,000 to Worcester Center For the Performing Arts, Worcester, MA, For payable over1 year.

Limitations

Giving primarily in the greater Worcester County, MA, area and the Howell and Livingston County, MI, area.
No support for private schools, amateur or professional sporting groups, or religious, political, professional, fraternal, or labor organizations.
No grants to individuals (except for scholarships), or for national fundraising drives, capital campaigns, or beauty or talent contests.

Summary

The foundation supports organizations involved with arts and culture, health, medical research, hunger, housing, human services, and community development. Special emphasis is directed toward programs designed to build world class public education systems; and inspire and empower youth to achieve their full potential.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Company-sponsored foundation
Established in 1990 in MA.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.hanover.com/thg/about/community/grant.htm

Located in:

Worcester,

Massachusetts
Michigan

United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (508) 855-2608

Email: Not available

Address:
440 Lincoln St., N100
Worcester, MA 01653-0002

Procedure:
Support is limited to 1 contribution per organization during any given year. Organizations receiving support are asked to provide a final report. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
1. How project will be sustained once grantmaker support is completed
2. Results expected from proposed grant
3. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
4. Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
5. How project’s results will be evaluated or measured
6. Explanation of why grantmaker is considered an appropriate donor for project
7. Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
8. Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
9. Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
10. Listing of additional sources and amount of support
11. Plans for acknowledgement
Initial approach: Download application form and mail to application address
Board meeting date(s): Mar., June, Sept., and Nov.
Deadline(s): Jan. 15, Apr. 15, July 15, and Sept. 15

Donors & Leadership

Donors:
First Allmerica Financial Life Insurance Co.
The Hanover Insurance Co.

Officers and Directors:
Linda M. McGowan, President
Deborah L. Freeman, Vice President
Charles F. Cronin, Clerk
Lorna Mangano, Treasurer
Frederick H. Eppinger
Bryan D. Allen

EIN:

43105650