“Attending Boys State was a singular event that helped shape my view of the world and my place in it. I am forever grateful for the lessons I learned and for the confidence it gave me to apply those lessons as a student, an attorney, and a citizen.”

Eric Christofferson, Boys State 1993
Partner, DLA Piper


The Massachusetts Boys State & Girls State Foundation exists to promote and financially support the program. It costs $350 to house and feed each student for one week. Your help is vital to keep Boys State and Girls State growing and strong.

Please consider making a donation to Massachusetts Boys State and Girls State Foundation using TACK by clicking on the Donate Now button.

Donate to Massachusetts Boys State & Girls State Foundation via TACK

Donate $30 to receive a limited edition Boys State & Girls State performance t-shirt or donate $50 or more to receive the performance t-shirt + neck gaiter. If you have already donated to the foundation in 2020 and would like the following gifts, please email events (at) maboysstate.org.

T-Shirt Option*: Men’s or Ladies | Size: XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL

Gaiter Size*: One Size

*Design subject to change