News

June 7, 2024
The Foundation is thrilled to highlight our Development Manager, Joyce Minkoff.    As the Development Manager, Joyce is responsible for coordinating the Foundation’s events. Specifically, our two major fundraisers: the Spring Inspiration Breakfast...
June 7, 2024
During the month of May and Older American’s Month, the Foundation joined the White House to “celebrate older adults for their contributions, support their independence, and recognize their unparalleled value to our...
May 6, 2024
As we reflect on the recent month of April as Autism Awareness Month, the Foundation is recognizing our local nonprofit partner, Association for Autism and Neurodiversity (AANE). With a mission to “provide...
April 3, 2024
During the month of March and Women’s History Month, the Foundation joins the Library of Congress in “celebrating the vital role of women in American history” by highlighting one of our local...
April 3, 2024
As the 2023 tax season wraps up and planning for 2024 begins, now is a suitable time to explore the benefits of legacy giving. Legacy giving, also known as planned giving, offers...
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February 29, 2024
Every February, the United States takes the month to reflect on Black History and to recognize the people who shape our communities.   This year, the national theme for Black History month was...
February 27, 2024
NATICK – February 27, 2024 – The Community Foundation for MetroWest is proud to announce the election of two new members and the appointment of a new Chairperson to its Board of...
February 21, 2024
The Foundation is thrilled to welcome Kuan Lee as Grant Operations Associate! “I am very excited to be working at the Foundation and am grateful to my program teammates for being so...
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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...