Foundation / Corporation
Foundation for MetroWest (FFMW) - MetroWest Fund for Families
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Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to address various family and community issues in the MetroWest region. Program areas include housing, transportation domestic violence, aging, mental health and special needs, and outreach and community education for newcomers. The Foundation also seeks proposals that will benefit marginalized groups.
Through its Fund for Families, the Foundation for MetroWest awards discretionary grants that align with the belief that equitable access to opportunities and resources is central to a strong and healthy region. The Foundation envisions a diverse and inclusive community where there are no barriers to accessing resources and services in MetroWest. The Foundation for MetroWest will consider project-based, capacity building, and general operations requests.
The Foundation seeks to support organizations whose strategies address current and emerging community issues related to:
- The aging population
- Housing and transportation
- Domestic violence
- Mental health and special needs
- Community education and outreach for newcomers
The Foundation also seeks those proposals that particularly benefit:
- LGBTQ people
- Low-income populations
- People of color
GrantWatch ID#: 173564
Grants of up to $10,000 are awarded.
One-year grants are awarded.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online application portal: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=foundationformetrowest
Caroline Murphy, Senior Program Officer
Foundation for MetroWest
Eliot Street, Natick MA 01760
USA: Massachusetts: MetroWest Region
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