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Customers' Choice Community Grants Winners List

2021 Winners

This year at our 20th Annual Customers’ Choice Community Grants Awards, we celebrated 45 local non-profit organizations that received a total of $100,000 in grants.

Each and every year, we reflect on how proud we are of this program. For nearly two decades, it’s been tremendously rewarding to meet all of the local non-profits and to hear first-hand about the good work they are doing in our communities. Congratulations to all the organizations listed below:



Cancer Connection $5,000.00
Dakin Humane Society $5,000.00
Food Bank of Western Massachusetts $5,000.00
Friends of the Williamsburg Library $5,000.00
Friends of Lilly Library $4,096.97
Northampton Survival Center $3,781.81
Amherst Survival Center $3,587.88
Our Lady of the Hills Parish $3,563.63
Friends of Forbes Library $3,539.39
Goshen Firefighters Association $3,369.69
Friends of Northampton Legion Baseball $3,224.24
Easthampton Community Center $2,909.09
It Takes A Village $2,909.09
Williamsburg Firefighter Association $2,642.42
Northampton Neighbors $2,400.00
Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School $2,303.03
BARC, Inc $2,230.30
Manna Soup Kitchen $2,109.09
Shriners Hospital for Children $1,987.88
J.F.K. Middle School PTO $1,866.66
Kestral Land Trust $1,866.66
Northampton High School PTO $1,793.94
Riverside Industries $1,769.70
R.K. Finn Ryan Road School $1,648.48
Cooley Dickinson Hospital $1,624.24
Safe Passage $1,624.24
Northampton Community Music Center $1,527.27
Therapeutic Equestrian Center $1,527.27
Amherst Neighbors $1,503.03
Friends of M.N. Spear Memorial Library $1,454.54
Edward Hopkins Educational Foundation $1,430.30
Grow Food Northampton Inc. $1,430.30
Smith Vocational High School PTO $1,333.33
Whole Children $1,309.09
Easthampton Elementary Schools PTO $1,163.64
Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity $1,139.39
Hitchcock Center for the Environment $1,115.15
Revitalize CDC $1,090.91
The Parish Cupboard $1,066.67
Belchertown Police K-9 $1,042.42
Cooley Dickinson Hospital VNA & Hospice $1,042.42
Historic Northampton $1,018.18
Granby Senior Center $993.94
Leeds Elementary School PTO $993.94
Ludlow Boys & Girls Club $969.78
Total: $100,000


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