Allyce Najimy is Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation To Be Named Later (FTBNL). Since its inception in 2005, the foundation has granted $8 million to over 200 nonprofit organizations and brought 4,000 children to Red Sox, Cubs and Celtics home games. The Peter Gammons/FTBNL College Scholarship, a signature program of FTBNL, has helped 50 high-potential young people attend college.
Allyce has led the Foundation To Be Named Later for most its existence, organizing the signature Hot Stove Cool Music concerts in both cities and treating baseball fans to insider Business of Baseball panel discussions. She is an ever-present leader as a mentor and connector in the Boston nonprofit and sports community. Allyce has consulted with the office of Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino, The Boston Foundation, Boston Center for Youth and Families and various other nonprofit and community impact organizations throughout Boston. She is the Co-director of the Athlete and Celebrity Foundation Forum and a Trustee of the Boston Sports Museum and the National Consortium for Academics and Sports.
Allyce was previously the COO and Senior Associate Director of Northeastern University ’s Center for the Study of Sport in Society. Earlier in her career, Allyce was a founding staff member of City Year, serving in various leadership roles and helping to establish City Year in locations nationwide. She graduated from Assumption College and earned her Masters Degree in Education at the University of Massachusetts Boston.