2022 Q2 Donations Approved

$158,800 Donated in Q2 2022

Martha's Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation and Martha's Vineyard Bank distributed a combined $158,800 to local non-profits in the second quarter of 2022, (which includes first quarter grant requests distributed). Of the $158,800, larger awards included funds to Featherstone Center for the Arts, Hospice of Martha's Vineyard, and Habitat for Humanity Cape Cod.

2022 Donations Approved

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As shown in the graphs, a total of $108,000 was donated in Q1 and $158,800 was donated in Q2.

Of the many non-profits funded, larger awards included grants for the following:

  • Woods Hole Film Festival - Funding to help support the 31st annual Woods Hole Film Festival and Woods Hole Film Festival Virtual.
  • Friends of Edgartown Library - Funding for "Sounds Like Summer," a free music concert series every Tuesday (in season) on the library's front lawn.
  • Falmouth Academy - Funding for sponsorship of the school's Science & Engineering STEM Fair, with hands-on science one of the hallmarks of Falmouth Academy learning.
  • Falmouth Rotary Golf Tournament - Sponsorship of the Flag Day Golf Tournament, which honors and supports veterans and military families.
  • Healthy Aging MV - Funding for the "GoGoGrandparent program," which provides a "turn-key" on-demand transportation solution for Older Adults.
  • Penikese Island School - Funding to help host Martha's Vineyard School science & educational programming for 20 day trips for Martha's Vineyard Public School students (about 400 students).
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod & the Islands - Sponsorship for "Blooming Bids for Kids" and "Big Golf for Kids."

One of the all-time larger donations was a food truck, donated to the Food Basket MV in 2021. Take a look at the 26-foot refrigerated food truck IN ACTION in this Food Baskets MV video. Visit The Food Baskets MV website for more information.


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2022 Recipients

Falmouth Village AssociationPenikese Island SchoolFalmouth Art CenterCollege Light Opera CompanyThe 300 Committee Land TrustVineyard HouseHoly Ghost Association/PA ClubCape Symphony Youth OrchestraHabitat for Humanity - Cape CodWings for Falmouth FamiliesSheriff's Meadow FoundationFalmouth Rotary Golf TournamentEdgartown Board of TradeThe Martha's Vineayrd Film FestivalHealth ImperativesMV Cancer Support GroupMartha's Vineyard Community ServicesFeatherstone Center for the ArtsMV Diamond Club MVRHS Baseball & SoftballSail MVMV Center for LivingNeighborhood FalmouthMartha's Vineyard HospitalMV Fishermen's Preservation TrustBig Brothers Big SistersMassachusetts Audubon/Felix NeckMV Youth HockeyAnimal Shelter of Marthas VineyardFalmouth Academy STEM Science FairFriends of the Edgartown Free Public LibraryMartha's Vineyard Figure Skating ClubWoods Hole Film FestivalThe YardHospice and Palliative Care of Martha's VineyardHealthy Aging MVCape and Islands Veterans Outreach CenterGay Head LightMartha's Vineyard International Film FestivalAquinnah Cultural CenterCape Cod Marathon

Martha's Vineyard Bank is innovative in its approach to community giving by using its good fortune to help solve large-scale community challenges. The passion of the Bank's namesake Foundation's work is truly a collaboration of Martha's Vineyard Bank employees together with community partners.

Placing your trust and banking with Martha's Vineyard Bank results in direct support of your community with the efforts of the Martha's Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation.

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