Environmental League of Massachusetts 14 Beacon St, Boston, MA02108 The Environmental League of Massachusetts has been lobbying law makers to pass environmentally-friendly legislation…More since 1898 -- and it's been on Beacon Hill that entire time. The League has had a hand in creating the state's first forest and park systems. Currently its biggest initiative is the Global Warming Solutions Project. The League operates with a yearly budget of $650,000 and most of this money is raised through donations from individuals and foundations and fundraising events like Earth Night. The full-time staff of five is always in the market for volunteers to help out with general office work.
Massachusetts General Hospital, or Mass General, was founded in 1811, making it the third oldest hospital in the…More country and the oldest and largest in New England. It is a teaching hospital and the vast majority of staff physicians are faculty members at Harvard Medical School.
Mass General has an annual research budget of $550 million. U.S News and World Report ranks Mass General as the third best hospital in the country, behind Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. Mass General is also recognized in the top five hospitals for more than a dozen specialties, including ear, nose and throat; psychiatry; geriatrics; heart and heart surgery; neurology and neurosurgery; orthopedics; pulmonology; diabetes and endocrinology; gastroenterology; gynecology; kidney disorders; opthalmology and rehabilitation.