Who we are

We are your community foundation since 1975.

  • We are a local organization with deep roots in the community.
  • Our funds help people invest in causes they care most.
  • We offer maximum tax advantage for gifts.
  • We multiply the impact of gift dollars by pooling them with other gifts and grants.
  • We build endowment funds benefiting the community forever and help create personal legacies.

Through the support of community members throughout the years, the Foundation has been able to award almost $5.5 million in grant money.

Total grants in 2013 – $261,052

Social Services – 38%

Education – 20%

Arts – 8%

Health – 32%

Civic –  2 %


2013 Distribution of funds

  • Donors make a permanent gift to the foundation, which is tax-deductible.
  • These gifts are invested, and the income earned is used to fund grants for community needs.

Click here for application information.

We are for good…for ever…for Westfield