Charitable Organizations

There are over 400 charitable organizations you can give to through UMACC!
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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.

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 683012

MANNA Worldwide is committed to addressing the nutritional, educational, and spiritual needs of children and their families worldwide regardless of gender, nationality, or religion.

Federation: Neighbor to Nation
Code: 789878

Our Mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality through research community services education and advocacy.

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 111138

The Marines Helping Marines program was established in the Spring of 2003 to provide extensive support for injured Marine Corp personnel and Navy Corpsmen returning from the war on terror in the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 276653

Works to ensure that Massachusetts 4-H remains a vital program dedicated to providing important youth development experiences for young people.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 978309

We protect over 33,000 acres of conservation land, conduct nature education programs for over 200,000 children and adults annually and advocate for sound environmental policies.

Federation: EarthShare New England
Code: 104779


rufous hummingbird

The Rufous Hummingbird may be small at only three inches long, but its range is astonishing: each spring it travels nearly 4000 miles from Mexico to Alaska to breed.

The MA Breast Cancer Coalition is dedicated to challenging all obstacles to the eradication of breast cancer. Through education, outreach and advocacy, MBCC hopes to stop the epidemic through primary prevention of breast cancer. Presentations offered.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 752488

MCH works end homelessness by addressing the broad economic and social issues that cause homelessness.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 103243

The Massachusetts Fair Housing Center (also known as the Housing Discrimination Project, Inc.) provides free legal services and accepts housing discrimination complaints based on race, national origin, color, ancestry, religion, sex, disability, presence of minor children, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, military or veteran status, receipt of public assistance, including Section 8 housing assistance, receipt of housing subsidies or rental assistance, and genetic information.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15361

A nonprofit literary magazine founded in 1959 at UMass. The Massachusetts Review is a quarterly journal, publishing the best in contemporary fiction, nonfiction, art, and poetry, and sponsors readings and events throughout the Five Colleges.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15321

Grants funds for current and future college/university students whose parents home of record was Massachusetts and who were killed on deployment during Operations Enduring or Iraqi Freedom.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 115599


Solider standing in front of Norwich University sign

Christopher Kennedy is one of our children. In May he graduated from Norwich University in Vermont. 

Nonpartisan public† interest advocacy organization working to win concrete results for our health and our well-being, with a statewide network of advocates, organizers, and students

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 235888

MAZON funds domestic and international organizations that educate communities about hunger, distribute free nutritious groceries and help increase the self-sufficiency of people living in poverty.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 686002

Providing lifesaving aid worldwide following a disaster or conflict, and helping local populations design and implement sustainable programs to promote health and economic development.

Federation: Global Impact
Code: 111930

Mercy For Animals is an international non-profit organization dedicated to preventing cruelty to farmed animals and promoting compassionate food choices and policies, founded in October 1999.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15388

Mercy Ships travel around the world performing necessary surgeries on board and providing hospitalization during recovery. 

Federation: Global Impact
Code: 15407

MALDEF strives to implement programs that are structured to bring Latinos into the mainstream of American political and socio-economic life; providing better educational opportunities; encouraging participation in all aspects of society; and offering a positive vision for the future.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15371

The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of  improved therapies for those living with Parkinson's today.  

Federation: Community Health Charities
Code: 15325

The Mind & Life Institute is a non-profit organization committed to building a scientific understanding of the mind as a way to help reduce suffering and promote human flourishing.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15202

 Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean by igniting public support for a global network of marine protected areas. 

Code: 15408

A 501 (c)3 organization providing a safe and comfortable retirement alternative for aged and infirm horses to live out their lives in an idyllic country setting, where horses can be horses again. Our retirees receive lots of TLC and fresh air, customized care, and are never again requested to work.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 15319

The Monadnock Humane Society is a private, non-profit humane organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for animals and people through humane education, and to providing shelter and facilitating adoption for lost, abused or abandoned animals.

Federation: Unaffiliated
Code: 148655

Montague Catholic Social Ministries nurtures connections, resilience and self-sufficiency in Franklin County families through preventative strength-based support, education, leadership development and empowerment.

Federation: United Way of Franklin County
Code: 349761

Parish of Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield MA, serving Hadley MA Christian Faith Formation, Food Pantry, Meals for homebound, scouting and youth programs

Federation: Unaffiliated Organizations
Code: 15291

Prevent tragedies through proven prevention strategies and provide supportive services at no charge to victims and survivors.

Federation: America's Charities
Code: 106708

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