Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts



Founded in 1991, the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts administers a charitable endowment consisting of approximately 514 separately identified funds ($97 million) serving the three counties bordering the Connecticut River in Western Massachusetts (Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin Counties).

Web Address

www.communityfoundation.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @CFWM413

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts


Northampton's Alfred Griggs will receive Mass Humanities Governor's Award in October
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

The prestigious award recognizes individuals for their philanthropic work ... His wife, Sally Griggs, joins him in the work in philanthropy and...more

Apply for $50000 stabilization grant from Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts is accepting applications for nonprofits that have...more

Springfield JCC provides “Camp in a Box” set to more than 400 children
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

(WWLP) – The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts has given a grant to The Jewish Community Center of Springfield and Jewish...more

COVID-19 Response Fund awards $725K, with 7 Franklin County nonprofits benefiting
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SPRINGFIELD — The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts has announced new grants totaling $725,000 to 26 nonprofits through...more

Guest columnists The Rev. Vicki Kemper and Marylou Sullivan: Congregation answers a call
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

First we made contributions totaling $5,000 to the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts, the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts,...more

COVID-19 Response Fund Awards $725000 to 26 Nonprofits in Latest Grant Round
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD — The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts announced new grants totaling $725,000 to 26 local nonprofits through...more

Local non-profits receive financial boost from Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A recent survey of Massachusetts nonprofit organizations has found that one-third reported they may have to close...more

$725K awarded to 26 local non-profits as part of COVID-19 response fund
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

(WWLP) — The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts is providing grants worth $725,000 to 26 local nonprofits through the...more

Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts COVID-19 Response Fund tops $5M in grants ...
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

The Community Foundation has awarded 249 grants to 115 organizations, said Ellen Leuchs, vice president of philanthropic services. "A number...more

$725K awarded to 26 local non-profits as part of COVID-19 response fund
Foundation: Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts

(WWLP)– The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts is providing grants worth $725,000 to 26 local nonprofits through the...more

Geographic Focus

Hampden County, MA

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