Our mission is to increase support and decrease isolation for rural families with infants and young children living in the Hilltowns of Western Massachusetts.
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Delivers services to some of the region's most vulnerable people, including shelter and supportive services to the homeless, with clinical and outreach therapeutic services.
The Jewish Community of Amherst is committed to offering rich spiritual, educational, and social opportunities to a diverse Jewish community in the Amherst area - from guiding our young and learning from our elders to helping improve conditions in the greater community.
Providing professional services to assist all individuals and families with life's challenges and transitions, based on the Jewish principle Gemilut Chasadim (acts of loving kindness).
Jitegemee is a small, charitable organization that provides vulnerable children in Machakos, Kenya with access to formal and vocational education. We believe every child with the desire to learn and the will to succeed should be encouraged to do so. We are dedicated to removing the obstacles that prevent children from attaining their educational or vocational goals—whether these obstacles are hunger, homelessness or lack of schooling. We were founded by the New York Times Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist Farah Stockman and support about 250 children per year.
Help us find a cure for diabetes. Through research we can save lives of children and adults who suffer from diabetes and its devastating complications.
Our mission is to empower people divided by conflict to develop mutual understanding and to create sustainable peace. The Karuna Center for Peacebuilding, founded in 1994, has pioneered effective multi-sector programs to promote genuine dialogue, reconciliation, and cooperative problem solving in over 25 conflict-affected countries on four continents. Our programs engage key actors – from government ministries all the way down to the grassroots level – to strengthen their capacity to reach out across deep divides to resolve conflicts, rebuild trust, and prevent future violence in communities where ethnic, religious, sectarian, or political conflict poses a threat to a healthy, inclusive democracy.
Kestrel Land Trust protects farms, forests, and wetlands. Kestrel recently merged with Valley Land Fund, and now serves 19 towns surrounding Amherst and Northampton.
To cure Leukemia, Lymphoma, Hodgkin's Disease and Myeloma and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
Funds research to find a cure for leukemia, lymphoma, and myelodysplastic syndromes and provides emotional, educational and financial support to patients and their families.
The friends of the Leverett Library are active in supporting the Library and Librarian. Annual activities include fundraising projects and hosting speakers, especially local authors.
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.
LifePath, an Area Agency on Aging, is a private, nonprofit corporation that develops, provides and coordinates a range of services to support the independent living of elders and persons with disabilities with a goal of independence.
Free classes and advising to help adults and out-of-school youth earn a GED and prepare for college, vocational training and work.
Lorraine’s Soup Kitchen & Pantry, Inc. exists to be a food security resource to the greater Chicopee community by providing access with respect and dignity.
A youth development organization providing preschool, and school-aged childcare, youth athletics, aquatics, middle school, teen, family, adult, and senior programs for members ages 2.9 to 65+
Voluntary health organization whose mission is to support people with lupus and their families by providing education, support, awareness, referrals and medical research.
The Lupus Research Alliance is the world’s leading private funder of lupus research. Established in 2016 – from the merger of the Alliance for Lupus Research, the Lupus Research Institute, and the S.L.E. Foundation – the Lupus Research Alliance was created to improve treatments for lupus while advancing toward a cure. This effort includes raising funds and advocating on behalf of the lupus community in the public policy arena.
Affirming God's love for all people,
MAB is dedicated to working with individuals with disabilities, including vision loss, developmental disabilities and brain injury, to eliminate barriers and create opportunities.
Make-A-Wish® creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. When a wish comes true, it creates strength, hope and transformation.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Massachusetts and Rhode Island grants the wishes of children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 18 with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.
MANNA Worldwide is committed to addressing the nutritional, educational, and spiritual needs of children and their families worldwide regardless of gender, nationality, or religion.