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Castanea’s Community Involvement

Over the years, Castanea has sponsored the following organizations:

3LPlace

3LPlace

3LPlace, A Community for Lifelong Learning is a community in which adults with developmental disabilities, including autism, can live productive, fulfilling lives.

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Ben Speaks Louder Than Words

Ben Speaks Louder Than Words

Ben Speaks Louder Than Words is a resource and support site for teens and young adults who are struggling with emotional issues.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay helps girls and boys achieve their full potential by matching them with volunteers.

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Big Sisters Association of Greater Boston

Big Sisters Association of Greater Boston

Since 1951, Big Sister Association of Greater Boston has been helping girls reach their full potential through positive mentoring relationships with women. Big Sister is the largest mentoring organization in Greater Boston exclusively serving girls, covering 69 cities and towns.

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Astros

Boston Astros

The Astros program was incorporated as part of SEB in 1987. Established by Robert Lewis, Jr. and Jose Ruiz in the late 1970s, the Astros originated at the Villa Victoria Housing Development in the South End neighborhood of Boston. The community baseball program was developed to provide youth from Villa Victoria with opportunities to engage in forms of healthy competition and athletic activity while also keeping young people out of trouble.

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Boston Cares

Boston Cares

Boston Cares organizes and leads team oriented volunteer opportunities throughout Greater Boston that have a positive impact on individuals and communities.

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Boston Children's Chorus

Boston Children's Chorus

Boston Children's Chorus is a multi-racial, multi-ethnic, choral training program for children ages 7-18.

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Boys & Girls Club of Boston

Boys & Girls Club of Boston

The Boys & Girls Club of Boston helps young people build strong character and realize their full potential as responsible citizens and leaders.

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Children's Hospital Boston

Children's Hospital Boston

Children's Hospital Boston is a 396-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.

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Christmas in the City

Christmas in the City

Christmas in the City was founded by John "Jake" Kennedy and Patricia "Sparky" Kennedy, who wanted their children to be familiar with people less fortunate than themselves. At the same time, John and his brother Richard had noticed a favorable fundraising situation: Over the years, the project has grown to undreamed-of proportions, and currently helps provide for thousands of Boston's less-fortunate children.

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Friends of Balar Illam

Friends of Balar Illam

Friends of Balar Illam is a home for orphaned and destitute children located in Madurai, South India.

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Horizons for Homeless Children

Horizons for Homeless Children

Horizons for Homeless Children helps homeless children learn how to play, share, read, and enjoy exploring their worlds.

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The Jimmy Fund

The Jimmy Fund

Since its founding in 1948, the Jimmy Fund has supported the fight against cancer in children and adults at Boston's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, helping to raise the chances of survival for cancer patients around the world.

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The National Brain Tumor Society

The National Brain Tumor Society

The National Brain Tumor Society offers resources and caring support for everyone affected by brain tumors.

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New England Scores

New England Scores

New England SCORES is a youth development organization dedicated to urban 3rd through 5th graders. During after-school and out-of-school hours, New England SCORES provides an education program that combines creative writing and soccer activities for urban youth.

Rosie's Place

Rosie's Place

Rosie’s Place, a sanctuary for poor and homeless women, offers emergency and long-term assistance to women who have nowhere else to turn. Founded in 1974, Rosie’s Place welcomes each guest with respect and unconditional love. Rosie’s Place accepts no government funds, and relies instead on committed volunteers and private supporters to accomplish its effective and innovative work.

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The Steppingstone Foundation

The Steppingstone Foundation

The Steppingstone Foundation develops and implements programs which prepare urban schoolchildren for educational opportunities.

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Women's Lunch Place

Women's Lunch Place

Women's Lunch Place provides a safe and comfortable daytime shelter for homeless women.

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Press Releases

  • Castanea Partners announces investment in Tatcha

    OCTOBER 2017 - Castanea Partners announced today that it has made a minority investment in Tatcha, a luxury skincare brand with a collection of products inspired by timeless Japanese beauty rituals.

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Media Coverage

  • Thymes Fraiser Fir featured on StarTribune

    DEC 2017 - "Not in a million years did we think it would be as successful as it has been"

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Perspectives

  • Q&A with Partner at Castanea Partners, Tim Burke

    NOV 2017

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  • Janet Gurwitch speaks at 2014 Texas ACG Capital Connection


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