The 2016 Finalists for Nonprofit Excellence Awards

Every year, MNN honors the dedication, passion, and impact of nonprofit organizations and leaders through the Nonprofit Excellence Awards.

2016 Nonprofit Excellence Award Finalists @ Leise Jones Photography

This year, our panel of judges reviewed over 200 nominations that highlighted the incredible impact of nonprofits from every sub sector and corner of the state. The finalists range from large youth organizations to small environmental agencies. These 30 nonprofits and their dedicated staff are improving communities across the Commonwealth, from The Berkshires to the Cape & Islands. They may differ in mission, size, and location but the following individuals and organizations represent the best-of-the-best in the sector. Their unwavering dedication, passion, and innovative spirit truly characterize the nonprofit sector.


Congratulations to the 2016 Nonprofit Excellence Award finalists and winners: