2021 Contributions

In 2021 The Martha's Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation donated $827,241 to local non-profits on Martha's Vineyard and in Falmouth.

Martha's Vineyard Bank and the Martha's Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation distributed a combined $827,241 in 2021, exclusive of the additional $117,040 that the Foundation awarded to 14 non-profits after its January 2022 quarterly meeting for fourth quarter 2021 grants. Of these funds, $38,750 were distributed as Employee Directed Donations, a program that gives Martha's Vineyard Bank employees funds to direct to the non-profit of their choice on their behalf. In addition, The Fund also distributed its second installment to Martha's Vineyard Community Services towards its $1 million pledge for the new Early Childhood Center.






As shown in the graphs, a total of $827,241 was donated in 2021.

Of over 180 non-profits funded, larger awards included grants for the following:

  • Fisherman's Preservation Trust - Funds provided to purchase a new ice machine.
  • Harbor Homes Martha's Vineyard - Funded housing opportunities for low income women.
  • Island Autism Group - Provided significant funding for their West Tisbury campus.
  • TestED - Funds for continuing a program of COVID-19 testing in schools.
  • Celebrate the Art of Teaching - for programs that enhance students' educational enrichment outside the basic curriculum.
  • Friends of MV Concert - for Beach Road Weekend sponsorship, helping to bring live music back to Martha's Vineyard after the pandemic hold.

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Falmouth Martha's Vineyard
Both Locations Other Locations
2021 Recipients
MV Ag Society
MV Museum
Sandy Paws Animal Rescue
Vineyard Committee on Hunger
MV Mediation
Camp Jabberwocky
Edgartown Board of Trade
Birdsey Cape Wildlife Center
MV Playhouse
MV Art Assoication
Turkeyland Cove
MV Figure Skating Club
Harbor Homes MV
Friends of UpIsland Council on Aging
Woods Hole Film Festival
Red Stocking Fund
Boy Scouts of America
Vineyard Independence Partner
CCCC Education Foudation
Tisbury Printer
Cape Arts & Entertainment DBA 'Cape Symphony'
Great Pond Foundation
Falmouth Theatre Guild
American Legion Post 257
Chilmark Town Affairs Council
Holy Ghost Soc PA
Vineyard Montessori School
Celebrate the Art of Teaching Project Grants
Animal Shelter MV
Falmouth Academy
MV Camp Meeting Association
Falmouth Service Center
Falmouth Running Club
Marthas Vineyard Cerebral Palsy Camp Jabberwocky
John's Team
Friends of Edgartown Council on Aging
Vineyard House, Inc.
Island Autism Group Inc
Habitat For Humanity MV
Aquinnah Cultural Center
MV Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby
Chilmark - PTO
Friends of MVY Radio
Cape Wellness Collaborative
Friends of Sengekontacket
American Legion
Friends of Edgartown Free Public Library
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary/MA Audobon
Joe Q Veteran Coffee Break
Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod
Wings for Falmouth Families
Falmouth Chamber of Commerce
Boys & Girls Club of MV
Island Food Pantry
MV Community Services
Barnstable County Deputy Sheriif's Association
Media Voices for Children
Falmouth Art Center
Indiana University
Martha's Vineyard Cancer Support Group
MV Film Festival
MV Touchdown Club
Play For Pink
Family Public Library
Garden Gate Child Development Center
Angel Flight
Hospice & Palliative Care of Martha's Vineyard
Sail MV
Farming Falmouth
YMCA of Cape Cod
Neighborhood Falmouth
Island Theater Workshop
Falmouth Village Association
Helene Johnson & Dorothy West Foundation
Friends of VH Library
Woods Hole Child Center
Otis Civilian Advisory
Biodiversity Works
Tommy's Place Falmouth
The Cape & islands Veterans Outreach Center
Island Healthcare-Test MV
Friends of Oak Bluffs PTO
Vineyard Conservation Society
Celebrate the Art of Teaching Project Grants
MV Fishermen's Preservation Trust
Falmouth Rotary Club
Belonging to Each Other
Friends of Family Planning
Friends of Falmouth Senior Center
Second Chance Animal Rescue
Falmouth Educational Foundation
Falmouth Chorale
Island Food Pantry
Cape Cod Healthcare Foundation
Friends of OB Library
MV Youth
Buzzards Bay Coalition
Friends of MV Concert
Falmouth Housing Trust
MV Hospital
Falmouth Walk
MV Little League
The 300 Committee Land Trust
Marine Biological Laboratory
Sheriff's Meadow
The Touchdown Club
Friends of Nobska Light
Rotary Club of Falmouth
Holy Ghost Soc PA
Alzheimer's Family Support Center
Dukes County Regional Housing
Woods Hole Golf Club