Mill Town Foundation (MTF) has a philanthropic mission of operating charitable programs focused on improving the environment, stimulating economic development, and supporting the common good and general welfare of the community in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and the surrounding region of Berkshire County. Mill Town Foundation’s mission aligns with the vision of improving the quality and quantity of opportunities for Berkshire residents to work, live, and play in the region. These sustainable and growth-minded goals are achieved through the programs and initiatives that are executed and funded through Mill Town Foundation’s five major programmatic categories: Arts & Culture, Capacity Building & Education, Health & Wellness, Neighborhoods, and Outdoors.


  • Grant funded organizations must be recognized by the IRS as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization;
  • All requests must align with at least one of Mill Town Foundation’s programmatic categories;
  • Submission of a completed Mill Town Foundation Grant Application Form;
  • Organizations who receive a grant must complete a Grant Report Form at the conclusion of their program
  • Application Form for FY24 will be available in mid-September and due in October. Please contact us with any questions.