NF Inc. Mass Bay Area was incorporated in 1988 and applied for nonprofit status. The IRS granted 501(c)(3) nonprofit status in February 1989. The organization later changed its name to NF Northeast to better describe the area served.

Founding Board of Directors

Bert Peluso • Karen Peluso • Jeffrey Hollis • Barbara Hollis • Naomi Stonberg • Jeffrey Stonberg • Harriet Lewis • Kate Duff • Paul Epstein • Jeffrey Twiss