Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation builds stronger, more vibrant communities and improves the quality of life for all residents of Berkshire County, MA; Columbia County and northeast Dutchess County, NY; and northwest Litchfield County, CT.
Since 1987, we have been an agent for positive change in the region we serve. In education, health care, basic human services, transportation, the arts, youth and senior programs—our grants touch all aspects of life and every person in the Berkshire Taconic region. Each year, we help thousands of donors achieve their philanthropic goals and hundreds of nonprofits carry on their good work.
Sheldon's community activism includes Time and Space Limited, the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, and the Columbia County Historical Society. He also established Vote Columbia, a non-partisan...more
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation and The Barr Foundation, a private foundation based in Boston, have announced the launch of Creative Commonwealth, a partnership among Barr, Berkshire Taconic...more
To date, major support comes from The Berkshire Eagle with additional support from Berkshire Bank as well as Adelson &amp; Co., Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation and Lee Bank. Founded in...more
... is supported by the Housatonic Valley Coalition Against Substance Abuse, Inc, and partners with McCall Center for Behavioral Health to receive coalition enhancement funding from The Foundation...more
Each community foundation will launch a portfolio of strategies and activities comprised of grants, knowledge and skill-building activities, and platforms for connecting. In addition, we have awarded...more
The same groups received $35,000 planning grants last summer. The Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts will focus on Fall River and New Bedford and will pay particular attention to...more
On Tuesday, the Barr Foundation announced grants of $500,000 to each of five community foundations across Massachusetts as part of an initiative to elevate the arts called Creative Commonwealth. The...more
Harvard Business School's Performance Measurement for Effective Management of Nonprofit Organizations program is designed for senior nonprofit leaders who are committed to implementing effective...more