Supporters & Partners


Thanks to the generous support of individuals, foundations, and corporate partners, each day the Charles River Conservancy strives to make the parks more active, attractive, and accessible for all. Listed below are the leadership supporters during our most recent fiscal year (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019) who directly contributed to the CRC’s accomplishments and set us up for a successful future. For a full list of Conservancy donors, please review our Public Documents.

To learn more about how your company can get involved, take a look at our Corporate Partnerships Program or contact CRC Executive Director Laura Jasinski at or (617) 300-8175.

Charles Eliot Council ($25,000 or more)

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Wagner Foundation

Stewards ($10,000 or more)

  • Bilezikian Family Foundation
  • Boston Foundation
  • Cultural Vision Fund
  • Evergreen Foundation & Patsy Cherney
  • Carol and Paul Fremont-Smith
  • Sasaki Foundation
  • Renata von Tscharner
  • Hansjoerg Wyss

Conservator ($5,000 or more)

  • Cambridge Plant & Garden Club
  • Cambridge Trust Company
  • DivcoWest | Cambridge Crossing
  • Alan J. and Suzanne W. Dworsky
  • Elizabeth Taylor Fessenden Foundation
  • The Great Island Foundation
  • The Hamilton Company Charitable Foundation
  • Harvard Business School
  • Harvard University
  • J.C. Kellogg Foundation Fund of the Community Foundation of New Jersey
  • Lawrence and Lillian Solomon Foundation
  • The Morgan Palmer Foundation
  • Novartis
  • RBC Foundation – USA