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Headshot of Alyssa Berkson
January 18, 2024
The Foundation is thrilled to welcome Alyssa Berkson as Program Manager! As Program Manager, Alyssa is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management of the Foundation’s programs including Youth in Philanthropy and the...
December 8, 2023
The Community Foundation for MetroWest is proud to recognize and celebrate its 2023 Human Services and Arts & Culture grant partners. The Foundation has awarded a record $735,000 in general operating grants...
December 7, 2023
To support the review and decision-making process for our 2023 Arts & Culture and Human Services Grant Programs this fall, we were thrilled to engage our Distribution Committee. These 20 committee members...
November 20, 2023
We are thrilled and honored to announce that the Community Foundation for MetroWest, CFMW, has become a part of the Barr Foundation’s “Creative Commonwealth Initiative.” This partnership aims to enhance and sustain...
November 2, 2023
The Foundation is thrilled to announce Matt Jose’s promotion from Program Officer to Senior Program Officer, Action Projects.   In his previous role, Matt managed the strategy and execution of our Youth in...
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October 2, 2023
Join us in welcoming our new Marketing and Communications Specialist Amelia Cordischi to the Foundation! “Having grown up in Sudbury, I am excited to work with the Foundation team to support and...
September 7, 2023
NATICK, MA, September 11, 2023- The Community Foundation for MetroWest is proud to announce the 10th annual Community Leadership Reception taking place on Thursday, September 28 from 4:30-6:30 pm at the Verve...
September 6, 2023
In a recent article in the Worcester Business Journal by Katherine Garrahan, CFMW board member and Partner at Bowditch & Dewey, the value and benefits of serving on nonprofit boards are explored....
August 29, 2023
Natural disasters and humanitarian crises continue to pose significant challenges to communities worldwide. Community foundations provide vital support to local nonprofit organizations that provide direct and critical services to those who have...
August 25, 2023
FRAMINGHAM – With the recent arrival of 50-plus refugee families in Framingham, the Community Foundation for MetroWest and the City of Framingham have partnered to activate the Framingham Emergency Relief Fund to...
August 15, 2023
We are happy to announce that our board of trustees is expanding with the addition of two new members: Neeti Ciolino from Ashland and Susie Estella from Hopkinton. As we welcome Neeti...
Graphic reading "50 Most Influential Business Leaders of Color: Jay Kim, Executive Director Foundation for MetroWest"
June 1, 2023
Congratulations to our Executive Director Jay Kim for being recognized as one of the 50 Most Influential Business Leaders of Color in the Charles River MetroWest Region by the Charles River Regional...