Transforming community generosity into the greater good for our Valley.

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Trust Equity

We invite you to join us for TEA! Your gift to the Annual Fund helps us to foster greater Trust, Equity, and Abundance in our region. Strengthen the Foundation and let us work together to create greater optimism and opportunity for all people in our community.

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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!

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Our Impact

For All

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.

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Full Circle: Jessica Avery Pays it Forward

Every year, the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (CFWM) gives out over 1,000 awards to students living in Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden counties. These awards come in the form of scholarships and interest-free loans.  Jessica Avery, …

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