Boston Center for Blind Children

Original home of the Boston Center for Blind Children

The Arborway - Jamaica Plain



For over a century, the Boston Center for Blind Children has been engaged in charitable activities and programs that provide care and financial assistance to visually impaired children as well as to otherwise disabled children, youth and their families. In recent years, the Center has directed its efforts to continue its mission by funding through financial grants to charitable organizations that espouse the same commitment.


We hope you enjoy learning more about us as you read further. Thank you for visiting with us.


                 William G. McDevitt III

                 President, Board of Directors


BCBC Grant Recipients

The mission of BCBC is to award financial assistance through grants to charitable organizations that provide care, treatment, and services  to blind, visually impaired, or otherwise disabled children as well as other children and families in need.


Grants are awarded to Massachusetts charitable organizations, primarily in the Greater Boston area and 
Northeastern Massachusetts.

Geographical Focus

Philanthropy MA Member


(formerly AGM)