The office of Government and Community Relations (GCR) creates the bridge between Tufts University and its host communities: Boston, Grafton, Medford and Somerville. We develop and maintain relationships with our neighbors, local organizations, and elected officials to help Tufts University fulfill its mission to make a positive impact on the communities that surround our campuses.
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What we do:
What we do:
Build and maintain relationships with our neighbors
Advise university faculty, staff and students about scholarship, research and volunteer opportunities within our host communities
Thirty-five local organizations in Tufts’ four host communities in Massachusetts have been awarded $35,000 in grants from the Tufts Community Grants (TCG) program. The grants, which are funded by donations from Tufts University faculty and staff, are awarded each year to community-based charitable...
We are honored to be gathered this morning with community partners for the 2021 Tufts Presidential Symposium on Community Partnerships! Thank you to our speakers: @MassAGO Healey, @TischCollege scholar Elebetel Assefa, & CEO Ben Hires from @BCNCInc. #tuftspartners #tuftscommunity