Our educational loan application is open and available between June 1st and January 31st. Each year we provide approximately $600,000 in interest-free educational loans to students to help pay for educational costs. READ MORE about the program and consider APPLYING
The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts welcomes gifts of stocks. For transfer instructions, please contact Keith McKittrick, Development Coordinator, 413-417-6384
Transforming community generosity into the greater good for our Valley.
See Our Impact
Make A Gift
Support the Community Foundation’s work through our Annual Fund. Your gift enables us to be at the ready to respond to emergency, and long-term needs in our community.
What We Do
Stronger Together — With You
At the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts, we believe in the power of coming together to learn, give, build, protect, and create for our communities. Join us on this endeavor!
Since 1991, we’ve connected generous people with the needs of our region. From strengthening local nonprofits to helping area students reach their educational goals, we partner, plan, and collaborate to make sure that local philanthropy has a real impact.
When the Music Stopped, They Played On
How does an arts and performance center stay connected to its community when its doors are closed, ticket and rental revenues are wiped out, and many of its staff are laid off?
That question faced the …
Your Community Foundation
Guiding your vision for giving.
Creating curated charitable collisions for your clients.
Connecting you with scholarship opportunities via one easy application.
Partnering with your organization to build, grow and sustain your mission