Western MA

Blues to Green

 Blues to Green uses music to bring people together, uplift and inspire, and help to build a more equitable and sustainable world. Activities include performances, public talks, multi-media presentations, workshops and instructional programs—striving to promote accessibility to the arts, raise awareness about social and environmental issues, and provide educational and artistic opportunities for underserved youth. We also seek to generate support for local partner organizations contributing to sustainable community development and youth empowerment through the arts.

Friends of Forbes Library

Our mission is to promote the interests of the Forbes Library so that its services, activities, and facilities  may benefit the public to the greatest extent possible. The  Friends provide financial support to programs, projects, events and materials whose costs cannot be met from the library’s annual operating budget. 

Insight Meditation Society

IMS is a spiritual refuge for all who seek freedom of mind and  heart. We offer meditation retreats rooted in the Early Buddhist   teachings of ethics, concentration and wisdom. These practices help develop awareness and compassion in ourselves, giving rise to greater peace and happiness in the world.

Library of American Landscape History (LALH)

Library of American Landscape History is the leading publisher of books that advance the study and practice of American landscape architecture–from gardens and parks to city plans. LALH books educate the public, motivating stewardship of significant places and the environment, and they inspire new designs that connect people with nature. Founded in 1992, LALH is the only nonprofit organization dedicated to publishing in the field of American landscape history. Our books are informative, engaging, and priced affordably.

Amherst Hurricanes Athletic Boosters Inc.

The Amherst Hurricane Boosters are a local, independent group of parents, coaches and other supporters of High School sports in Amherst. We raise funds to help achieve our mission of having a positive impact on athletics at Amherst High School. Specifically, we have defined the following four goals as core to our mission:

  • To ensure the continued existence of sports program
  • To promote school athletics by increasing participation
  • To insure a positive experience for participants
  • To help promote achievement in sports.

Phi Beta Kappa, Nu of MA Chapter at UMass Amherst

Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest (founded in 1776) and most prestigious academic honor society in the United States recognizing academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. UMass Amherst students with excellent records in the liberal arts and sciences may be inducted into the chapter as juniors or seniors. Support for the chapter allows us to subvent the initiation fee (charged by the national Phi Beta Kappa Society) for students for whom that fee would be a barrier to joining.

Rainbow Rescues

Rainbow Rescues Inc is a 501c3, foster based, animal rescue located in Western Massachusetts. We are an all volunteer run rescue dedicated to helping pets in need.

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