Funds & Giving

Stepping Up for Your Community

As your community foundation you can be confident that we are well equipped to identify the areas of greatest need and respond promptly.

We know that you want to make a difference, and we are here to help align your giving with community needs. Our experience and knowledge of local organizations, along with our flexible giving options ensures that your gift has the maximum impact.

Foundation Funds to Meet Your Objectives

Your philanthropy should be personal, meaningful, and fulfilling–and whether you are an individual, family, businesses, or organization, our diverse funds help you meet your objectives.

More Funds

Establishing a charitable fund with the Foundation is an effective way to carry out your giving. Fundholders appreciate our collaborative, personalized approach.

We also provide benefits typically offered by commercial gift funds such as a diverse investment portfolio and low investment fees.

Town Funds

Support initiatives, projects, and organizations in specific MetroWest cities and towns now and for the future.

Giving Opportunities

Even a small donation can make a significant impact on the community. Whatever the size of your gift, we use our experience and knowledge of local organizations to ensure that your gift has the maximum impact.

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Our Impact

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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...