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Thank you for making Valley Gives 2014 such a success! Together, we made an amazing difference not only for hundreds of nonprofits in western Massachusetts, but for all of our communities as well. Whether your gift was going to help make art, make a difference in child’s life or preserve our environment, your generosity is directly going to help make western Massachusetts a better place to live.

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Large Nonprofits - Most
Unique Donors

Donors Amount Given

1

NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO FOUNDATION INC

839 $54,743

2

DAKIN HUMANE SOCIETY

739 $42,698

3

THE FOOD BANK OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS INC

696 $69,421

4

WGBY

289 $21,170

5

NORTHAMPTON SURVIVAL CENTER INC

229 $16,050

6

ACADEMY AT CHARLEMONT

212 $52,671

7

SAFE PASSAGE INC

212 $12,887

8

Tapestry Health Systems, Inc.

183 $9,409

9

GIRLS INCORPORATED OF HOLYOKE

174 $15,353

10

COMMUNITY ACTION OF THE FRANKLIN, HAMPSHIRE, AND NORTH QUABBIN REGIONS INC.

164 $9,751

11

FRIENDS OF THE HOMELESS INC

158 $14,908

12

JONES LIBRARY INC

137 $5,330

13

SPRINGFIELD DAY NURSERY CORPORATION DBA SQUARE ONE

133 $14,288

14

MOUNT GRACE LAND CONSERVATION TRUST INC

130 $21,579

15

TRUSTEES OF THE FORBES LIBRARY

126 $6,026

16

COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL OF SPRINGFIELD INC

125 $10,653

17

SPRINGFIELD RESCUE MISSION INC

120 $7,626

18

SPRINGFIELD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

99 $11,725

19

Holyoke Catholic High School

99 $6,448

20

Community Resources for People with Autism

90 $4,403

21

FRANKLIN COUNTY HOME CARE CORPORATION

79 $11,591

22

Western Mass Recovery Learning Community

78 $3,833

23

NEW ENGLAND LEARNING CENTER FOR WOMEN IN TRANSITION INC

76 $5,454

24

The Care Center

73 $5,093

25

NORTHEAST SUSTAINABLE ENERGY ASSOCIATION INC

73 $3,631

26

Hampshire Regional YMCA

71 $14,245

27

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH NETWORK INC

68 $5,306

28

COOLEY DICKINSON HOSPITAL, INC

62 $10,191

29

CDSS National Office

59 $4,071

30

SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS CORPORATION

58 $22,027

31

GIRL SCOUTS OF CENTRAL AND WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS INC

58 $4,780

32

NMH Upward Bound Program

58 $3,392

33

JEWISH GERIATRIC SERVICES INC

58 $2,399

34

FRIENDS OF HOSPICE HOUSE INC

56 $3,784

35

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF GREATER WESTFIELD

54 $3,665

36

FRIENDS OF VERITAS PREPARATORY CHARTER SCHOOL INC

53 $5,927

37

SOLDIER ON INC

51 $5,390

38

THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY LIVING INC

50 $4,950

39

MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION INC

49 $3,917

40

Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity

47 $4,935

41

RIVERSIDE INDUSTRIES INC

47 $2,929

42

CENTER FOR ECOTECHNOLOGY INC

44 $3,947

43

YESHIVA ACHEI TMIMIM OF SPRINGFIELD MA INC

44 $1,938

44

HAPHousing

43 $4,080

45

GUIDEWIRE INC

42 $1,389

46

OPEN PANTRY COMMUNITY SERVICE INC

41 $5,084

47

American Red Cross of Western Massachusetts

41 $3,366

48

Shriners Hospitals for Children Springfield

41 $2,716

49

COMMUNITY LEGAL AID INC

40 $2,718

50

The United Arc

39 $2,868

51

STAVROS CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING INC

39 $1,756

52

Phoenix Charter Academy Springfield

37 $9,167

53

THE CHILDRENS STUDY HOME INC

37 $2,975

54

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS INC

36 $2,407

55

FRANKLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY

35 $1,394

56

YMCA OF GREATER SPRINGFIELD

34 $5,235

57

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB FAMILY CENTER INC

34 $2,735

58

SERVICENET INC

34 $2,435

59

FRANKLIN COUNTY DIAL SELF INC

33 $2,170

60

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR FAMILY SERVICES INC

32 $6,602

61

VNA & HOSPICE OF COOLEY DICKINSON INC

32 $2,275

62

NEW ENGLAND BUSINESS ASSOCIATES INC

32 $1,881

63

LANDER-GRINSPOON ACADEMY SOLOMON SCHECHTER DAY SCHOOL

32 $1,826

64

SPRINGFIELD PERFORMING ARTS DEVELOPMENT CORP DBA CITYSTAGE & SYMPHONY HALL

29 $2,348

65

HOLYOKE CHICOPEE SPRINGFIELD HEAD START INC

29 $1,655

66

BERKSHIRE CHILDREN AND FAMILIES INC

29 $1,099

67

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA: WESTERN MA COUNCIL

28 $985

68

SPRINGFIELD JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER INC

27 $2,514

69

HAMPSHIRE COMMUNITY UNITED WAY

26 $3,405

70

NORTHAMPTON MONTESSORI SOCIETY INC

26 $958

71

Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech

25 $2,958

72

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF GREATER HOLYOKE INC

25 $2,331

73

STANLEY PARK OF WESTFIELD INC

25 $720

74

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS AMHERST FOUNDATION INC

24 $2,481

75

GIRLS CLUB OF GREENFIELD INC

24 $796
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Medium Nonprofits - Most
Unique Donors

Donors Amount Given

1

NEW SPIRIT INC

641 $46,611

2

Whole Children

632 $26,053

3

PIONEER VALLEY SYMPHONY INC

384 $9,496

4

FRANKLIN LAND TRUST INC

352 $31,351

5

KESTREL LAND TRUST

338 $24,443

6

SURVIVAL CENTERS INC dba Amherst Survival Center

304 $26,183

7

North Star: Self-Directed Learning for Teens (DBA), a project of Learning Alternatives, Inc.

275 $27,938

8

DOUBLE EDGE THEATRE PRODUCTIONS INCORPORATED

275 $13,630

9

IT TAKES A COMMUNITY FOUNDATION INC

274 $9,056

10

CISA - COMMUNITY INVOLVED IN SUSTAINING AGRICULTURE INC

263 $18,848

11

CANCER CONNECTION INC

225 $16,245

12

SNOW FARM-THE NEW ENGLAND CRAFT PROGRAM INC

216 $13,808

13

Gardening the Community

202 $11,113

14

ARISE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE

194 $7,841

15

CONNECTICUT RIVER WATERSHED COUNCIL INC

182 $15,012

16

Foundation for TJO Animals

177 $13,744

17

THE LITERACY PROJECT INC

174 $7,911

18

HOMEWORK HOUSE INC

173 $12,341

19

WOMENS FUND OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS

163 $14,507

20

MOTHERWOMAN INC

162 $9,879

21

ENCHANTED CIRCLE INC

151 $10,896

22

HITCHCOCK CENTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

151 $10,878

23

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County

150 $13,436

24

Tech Foundry Inc

147 $23,334

25

PRISON BIRTH PROJECT

142 $5,185

26

BIG BROTHER BIG SISTER ASSOCIATION OF FRANKLIN COUNTY INC

131 $5,597

27

GREENFIELD CENTER SCHOOL INC

130 $15,576

28

Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity

127 $11,071

29

Just Roots

123 $5,317

30

PIONEER VALLEY RIVERFRONT CLUB INC

122 $13,633

31

AMHERST CINEMA ARTS CENTER INC

115 $5,328

32

St. John the Baptist School

109 $5,222

33

Arcadia - Mass Audubon's Connecticut River Valley Sanctuaries

109 $5,020

34

AMHERST COMMITTEE FOR A BETTER CHANCE

105 $10,159

35

REBUILDING TOGETHER SPRINGFIELD INC

104 $9,370

36

TREEHOUSE FOUNDATION INC

101 $17,532

37

Karuna Center for Peacebuilding

94 $7,686

38

GREENFIELD COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION INC

93 $5,582

39

Storrs Library

93 $5,211

40

The AIDS Foundation of Western Massachusetts

92 $4,286

41

NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER INC

90 $7,517

42

FRANKLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY MEALS PROGRAM INC

87 $4,796

43

THE NORTHAMPTON ACADEMY OF MUSIC INC

86 $4,038

44

NEW CENTURY THEATRE INC

84 $4,534

45

HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION INC

83 $10,391

46

SEEDS OF SOLIDARITY EDUCATION CENTER INC

82 $4,612

47

GRAY HOUSE INC

81 $5,975

48

Pioneer Valley Workers Center: Building, Mobilizing, & Organizing from Farm to Table

76 $3,170

49

CENTER FOR NEW AMERICANS

75 $3,709

50

Sunnyside Child Care Center

73 $6,927

51

YOUNG HEROES FOUNDATION

72 $5,059

52

American Friends Service Committee

72 $4,467

53

FRIENDS OF HAMPSHIRE COUNTY HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS INC

71 $6,747

54

BLUE STAR EQUICULTURE INCORPORATED

70 $5,346

55

CHD Family Outreach of Amherst

70 $5,150

56

FRIENDS OF CHILDREN INC

68 $6,450

57

PARIS PRESS INC

68 $5,181

58

EARTHDANCE CREATIVE LIVING PROJECT INC

67 $4,728

59

ENLACE DE FAMILIAS DE HOLYOKE HOLYOKE FAMILY NETWORK INC

67 $3,243

60

CLAPP MEMORIAL LIBRARY INC

60 $4,404

61

ALL OUT ADVENTURES INC

60 $4,160

62

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS

56 $2,020

63

Emily Dickinson Museum

55 $4,477

64

DRAMA STUDIO INC

54 $3,875

65

HISTORIC NORTHAMPTON INC

54 $3,461

66

NORTHAMPTON CENTER FOR THE ARTS INC

54 $2,551

67

LINK TO LIBRARIES INC

53 $4,141

68

BIG BROTHERS-BIG SISTERS OF HAMPDEN COUNTY INC

52 $4,370

69

READER TO READER INC

50 $17,799

70

AMHERST MONTESSORI SCHOOL INC

48 $3,083

71

Holyoke Public Library

47 $2,580

72

CRAIGS DOORS INC

45 $2,211

73

INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE INSTITUTE OF MA INC

45 $2,204

74

SPRINGFIELD PUBLIC FORUM INC

43 $3,253

75

FOUR RIVERS EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

43 $3,100
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Small Nonprofits - Most
Unique Donors

Donors Amount Given

1

FRIENDS OF THE HILLTOWN COOPERATIVE CHARTER SCHOOL INC

437 $13,382

2

GROW FOOD NORTHAMPTON INC

342 $13,715

3

JACKSON STREET SCHOOL PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION INC

299 $24,356

4

PIONEER VALLEY CHINESE IMMERSION CHARTER SCHOOL FAMILY ASSOCIATION

205 $10,004

5

FELINE FRIENDS INC

187 $8,168

6

Amherst Regional Public Schools Parent Guardian Organization

178 $6,716

7

Stone Soup Café

170 $9,132

8

AMHERST EDUCATION FOUNDATION INC

153 $8,269

9

Springfield No One Leaves

152 $6,387

10

EMPTY ARMS BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT INC

150 $8,942

11

TEAM JESSICA INC

148 $9,194

12

KEVS FOUNDATION

143 $3,977

13

Flying Object

138 $19,374

14

ABORTION RIGHTS FUND OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS INC

133 $14,280

15

KANES KRUSADE INC

117 $5,443

16

No Fracked Gas in Mass

115 $6,225

17

INSTITUTE FOR THE MUSICAL ARTS

100 $4,120

18

AMHERST BALLET THEATRE COMPANY INC

93 $3,491

19

HAPPY VALLEY GUITAR ORCHESTRA

89 $5,199

20

URBAN WILDLIFE REHABILITATION INC

89 $4,034

21

NORTHAMPTON PARENTS CENTER INC

87 $4,195

22

Brookfield Farm

86 $5,698

23

Voices From Inside

82 $3,962

24

FRIENDS OF NORTHAMPTON TRAILS AND GREENWAYS

82 $2,876

25

FRIENDS OF THE M N SPEAR MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY INC

80 $5,990

26

OUT NOW INC

76 $2,418

27

It Takes A Village

75 $4,971

28

HILLTOWN LAND TRUST INC

75 $4,879

29

NORTH AMHERST COMMUNITY FARM INC

75 $4,035

30

FRIENDS OF THE GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY

70 $2,169

31

CHILDREN'S CHORUS OF SPRINGFIELD

69 $7,179

32

The Art Garden

69 $3,448

33

FRIENDS OF THE WILLIAMSBURG LIBRARIES INC

68 $2,905

34

MOHAWK TRAIL CONCERTS INC

65 $6,432

35

NORTHAMPTON EDUCATION FOUNDATION INC

62 $4,846

36

NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY ARTS TRUST

62 $3,009

37

Just Communities/Comunidades Justas (JC/CJ)

62 $2,512

38

STARLIGHTS YOUTH THEATRE INC

62 $1,915

39

Springfield City Library/Friends of Springfield City Library

61 $3,125

40

Serious Play! Theatre Ensemble

61 $3,001

41

NOBLE & COOLEY CENTER FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION CORP

60 $3,363

42

THE PERFORMANCE PROJECT INC

58 $4,258

43

Abundance Farm

58 $2,497

44

PaintBox Theatre

57 $2,710

45

VALLEY RADIO READING SERVICE INC

56 $3,295

46

PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION NETWORK OF MASSACHUSETTS

54 $2,500

47

Greening Greenfield

53 $2,579

48

Massachusetts PipeLine Awareness Network (MassPLAN)

52 $3,856

49

Bing Arts Center

51 $2,971

50

IGUALIDAD AS FRIENDS OF THE PAULO FREIRE SOCIAL JUSTICE CHARTER SCHO

51 $2,519

51

PARENT-TEACHER ORGANIZATION OF THE NORTHAMPTON HIGH SCHOOL

50 $2,623

52

The Valley Winds

49 $1,485

53

MOHAWK HIGH MUSIC ASSOCIATION

47 $2,300

54

Homeward Vets Inc

47 $2,101

55

WILLPOWER FOUNDATION INC

46 $4,003

56

Friends of Springfield Prep Charter School

45 $4,325

57

BROAD BROOK COALITION INC

44 $2,620

58

PARENT-TEACHER ORGANIZATION OF JOHN F KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL INC

44 $1,568

59

RICK'S PLACE INC.

42 $2,435

60

THE NOLUMBEKA PROJECT INC

42 $1,572

61

AMHERST COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

41 $2,032

62

VALLEY WOMENS MARTIAL ARTS INC

41 $1,561

63

MEADOWEDGE ART FOR CHILDREN

40 $2,230

64

OLD DEERFIELD PRODUCTIONS INC

40 $2,096

65

WILLIAMSBURG SCHOOLS PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION INC

40 $1,440

66

HILLTOWN FAMILIES INC

40 $1,031

67

The David Ruggles Center

38 $1,900

68

CHD's Not Bread Alone

37 $1,827

69

OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMUNITIES INC

36 $6,650

70

EAST LONGMEADOW EDUCATIONAL ENDOWMENT FUND INC

36 $3,451

71

MANNA SOUP KITCHEN INC

36 $2,235

72

Diggity Dogs Service Dogs Inc

35 $1,094

73

HOLYOKE ROWS INC

34 $2,539

74

MAGGIE SKY FOUNDATION INC

34 $2,000

75

FRIENDS OF THE WESTFIELD ATHENAEUM INC

34 $1,551
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1st Time Participating Nonprofits - 1st, 5th, and 10th Place Most Money Raised

Donors Amount Given

1

JACKSON STREET SCHOOL PARENT TEACHER ORGANIZATION INC

299 $24,356

2

Tech Foundry Inc

147 $23,334

3

ABORTION RIGHTS FUND OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS INC

133 $14,280

4

Phoenix Charter Academy Springfield

37 $9,167

5

IT TAKES A COMMUNITY FOUNDATION INC

274 $9,056

6

EMPTY ARMS BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT INC

150 $8,942

7

Amherst Regional Public Schools Parent Guardian Organization

178 $6,716

8

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR FAMILY SERVICES INC

32 $6,602

9

Holyoke Catholic High School

99 $6,448

10

Springfield No One Leaves

152 $6,387

11

No Fracked Gas in Mass

115 $6,225

12

FRIENDS OF THE M N SPEAR MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY INC

80 $5,990

13

Brookfield Farm

86 $5,698

14

BLUE STAR EQUICULTURE INCORPORATED

70 $5,346

15

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH NETWORK INC

68 $5,306

16

It Takes A Village

75 $4,971

17

EARTHDANCE CREATIVE LIVING PROJECT INC

67 $4,728

18

Friends of Springfield Prep Charter School

45 $4,325

19

INSTITUTE FOR THE MUSICAL ARTS

100 $4,120

20

KEVS FOUNDATION

143 $3,977

21

Massachusetts PipeLine Awareness Network (MassPLAN)

52 $3,856

22

ENLACE DE FAMILIAS DE HOLYOKE HOLYOKE FAMILY NETWORK INC

67 $3,243

23

Pioneer Valley Workers Center: Building, Mobilizing, & Organizing from Farm to Table

76 $3,170

24

FOUR RIVERS EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

43 $3,100

25

NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY ARTS TRUST

62 $3,009

26

ARCADIA PLAYERS INC

22 $3,007

27

PaintBox Theatre

57 $2,710

28

BROAD BROOK COALITION INC

44 $2,620

29

IGUALIDAD AS FRIENDS OF THE PAULO FREIRE SOCIAL JUSTICE CHARTER SCHO

51 $2,519

30

Just Communities/Comunidades Justas (JC/CJ)

62 $2,512

31

Abundance Farm

58 $2,497

32

MEADOWEDGE ART FOR CHILDREN

40 $2,230

33

FRIENDS OF THE GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY

70 $2,169

34

THE ABLE PLACE INC

22 $2,120

35

AMHERST COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

41 $2,032

36

THIRD CONGREGATIONAL SOCIETY IN SPRINGFIELD

1 $2,000

37

MAGGIE SKY FOUNDATION INC

34 $2,000

38

Newman Center

26 $1,770

39

FRIENDS OF GREENFIELD RECREATION INC

23 $1,741

40

HOLYOKE CHICOPEE SPRINGFIELD HEAD START INC

29 $1,655

41

BRIDGE STREET SCHOOL PTO INC

33 $1,575

42

PARENT-TEACHER ORGANIZATION OF JOHN F KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL INC

44 $1,568

43

ELDER VISION INC

24 $1,535

44

LEE B REVELS SCHOLARSHIP AND MENTORING FOUNDATION

28 $1,533

45

SECOND CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH

34 $1,513

46

STRAW DOG WRITERS GUILD INCORPORATED

20 $1,485

47

The Valley Winds

49 $1,485

48

WESTFIELD HOMELESS CAT PROJECT

31 $1,408

49

CATHEDRAL IN THE NIGHT MINISTRY

41 $1,401

50

GUIDEWIRE INC

42 $1,389

51

YOUTH ACTION COALITION INC

30 $1,358

52

MASSACHUSETTS REVIEW INC

32 $1,350

53

MASSACHUSETTS FOUNDATION FOR LEARNING DISABILITIES

7 $1,335

54

HEATH AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY INC

29 $1,320

55

First Churches of Northampton

36 $1,180

56

Piti Theatre Company

17 $1,175

57

PHCC INC

28 $1,148

58

PROJECT-13 INC

21 $1,120

59

BELCHERTOWN DAY SCHOOL INC

32 $1,110

60

Diggity Dogs Service Dogs Inc

35 $1,094

61

CENTRAL CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY INSTITUTE INC

15 $1,090

62

CHILDRENS INTERNATIONAL SUMMER VILLAGES INC

14 $1,082

63

VOLUNTEERS IN NORTHAMPTON SCHOOLS INC

18 $1,081

64

DEERFIELD RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION INC

30 $1,057

65

HOLYOKE REACH OUT AND READ INC

14 $1,050

66

HAMPSHIRE FOUNDATION INC

17 $1,045

67

HILLTOWN FAMILIES INC

40 $1,031

68

FRIENDS OF AMHERST COMMUNITY THEATER

20 $1,010

69

AMHERST BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB INC

20 $966

70

BLUES TO GREEN INC

17 $961

71

Mount Holyoke College Senior Campaign

32 $936

72

FRIENDS OF SABIS INTERNATIONAL CHARTER SCHOOL TR

14 $925

73

Majestic Theater

15 $880

74

JILL E HARRINGTON HANZALIK MEMORIAL FUND INC

18 $846

75

Hampshire Young People's Chorus

22 $837
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