Charitable Organizations

There are over 400 charitable organizations you can give to through UMACC!
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Church World Service works with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty and promote peace and justice among the world's most vulnerable people.

Federation: Global Impact
Code: 334099


Over 4.8 million Syrians are now refugees, seeking safety in countries across the Middle East, Europe, and the United States. Another 6.5+ million are displaced within Syria, forced from their homes due to violence and persecution. Church World Service works with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty, and to promote peace and justice around the world.

CAN is a grassroots environmental organization working to end the use of unaffordable and dangerous nuclear power in the Northeast and replace it with sustainable, reliable and affordable energy generation.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 348799

Empowers an international coalition of citizens to educate policymakers, businesses, community influencers, and the public about effective bipartisan solutions to the environmental issue of climate change. Citizens' Climate Education s one of the strongest national coalitions focused on the bipartisan solutions that can be implemented quickly and remain in place when political cycles fluctuate.

Federation: No
Code: 15419

Friends of the Clapp Memorial Library strive to support and promote the growth & development of the Library. We do this through raising funds for books and materials through book sales and other events.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 846200

Clarke teaches children with hearing loss to listen and speak, helping them thrive in mainstream schools.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 685611

We all live downstream-- Neighborhood-based action, education programs which join citizens, businesses, government for sensible solutions ensuring safe drinking water, pollution prevention, resource conservation.

Federation: EarthShare New England
Code: 757888

Started in August of 2000, Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue Inc. was started by a small group of dedicated dachshund lovers who grew the organization to be nationwide. Today, CCDR is comprised of a group of people who still have that passion and work endlessly to help rehome dachshunds and dachshund mixes to loving homes. 

Federation: Unafilliated
Code: 15355

Guided by the philosophy that meaningful education must cultivate the imagination and instill an appreciation for learning as an engaging, joyful pursuit, The Common School creates a safe and stimulating atmosphere for learning that encourages children to trust in themselves and others, honor differences, question, take risks, collaborate, assume responsibility, and discover individual areas of strength and interest.

Federation: No
Code: 15421

Supports Hampshire County residents with urgent, unmet basic needs to regain and build financial stability.

Federation: United Way of Hampshire County
Code: 477778

Your gift brings health, hope, healing and cures to patients and their families throughout New England through prevention, treatment, research, early detection and wellness programs.

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 50088

We Sustain local agriculture and build a secure, healthy food system through innovative programs like Local Hero, Senior FarmShare, and Farm 2 City.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 685610


Since 1993, CISA has worked to strengthen farms and engage the community to build the local food economy by creating and running programs that link farmers, community members, and markets.

Free civil legal services in western and central Massachusetts focusing on housing, domestic violence, affordable health care, benefits programs, and humanitarian immigration relief.

Federation: United Way of Hampshire County
Code: 658888

CMSS brings together people of all ages, abilities, cultural backgrounds, and economic circumstances to make music in an environment that embraces diversity and encourages creativity.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 24877

The YMCA provides many programs that build strong kids by improving their mind, body, spirit i.e. Swimming, camping, gymnastics, Leaders Club, youth sports etc.

Federation: United Way of Franklin County
Code: 496788

We are advocates for children. Our mission is to release children from poverty in Jesus' name.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15364

Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc. adds value to people's lives through programs and services that inform, educate, entertain and inspire our audiences in Connecticut and beyond

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 646566

The principal citizen champion for the Connecticut River, challenging threats, solving problems, and helping others enjoy the natural wonders of New England's largest river ecosystem.

Federation: EarthShare New England
Code: 104777


Over the course of two days, thousands of people were expected to remove 45 tons of trash from the Connecticut River and her tributaries from Source to Sea

The Center for Contemplative Mind in Society (CMind) transforms higher education by supporting and encouraging the use of contemplative/introspective practices and perspectives to create active learning and research environments that look deeply into experience and meaning for all in service of a more just and compassionate society. 

Federation: No
Code: 15428

Cooley Dickinson Hospital is passionately committed to providing our patients and communities with the best health care in the most appropriate setting.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 111154

Craig’s Doors is dedicated to providing shelter for people who are homeless while we work to develop supportive housing.  Craig’s Doors is a United Way partner agency.

Federation: United Way of Hampshire County
Code: 15263

The Foundation provides patient support for children and adults with Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, expands public awareness of these diseases and funds vital research.

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 54188

Cutchins Programs specializes in providing mental health and special education services for children, adolescents and their families from Western Massachusetts. We operate an outpatient clinic, two residential treatment programs, and a special education s

Federation: United Way of Hampshire County
Code: 700004

Supports innovative research to control and cure cystic fibrosis. Provides specialized medical care through a nationwide network of centers; offers pharmacy and other patient services.

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 653988

Strengthening the bond between animals and people through compassionate sheltering, responsible adoptions, education, community outreach, and innovative spay/neuter programs.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 109865


A dog and his kissing a woman

When Darwin first arrived at Dakin Humane Society, the first thing the staff noticed about the loveable yellow lab was his curious walk.  

The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at MIT is dedicated to inquiry, dialogue, and education on the ethical and humane dimensions of life. 

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15203

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