Foundation grants funds for Purchase of Shuttle Vans for UCC students

Union County College was able to purchase two shuttle vans with money awarded by the Westfield Foundation.  The vans offer UCC students free, safe and reliable transportation between the Cranford, Elizabeth and Plainfield campuses of Union County College as well as transportation to and from the Cranford train station.  Each van is wheelchair accessible and […]

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1Q 2016 Grants Announced

We would like to announce a distribution of  $52,000 in grants to four organizations in the 1Q of 2016.  Additionally, the Foundation distributed over $106,000 to various organizations for further community support. Grants for this quarter included Habitat for Humanity, WHS Band Parents Association, Groundwork Elizabeth and the Alzheimer’s Association.  Funds will be used for purchase of […]

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Foundation helping others in 2015

In 2015, the Westfield Foundation distributed over $317,000 in grants benefitting many arts organizations, health related programs, social service agencies/programs and education.  Grants from the Foundation help individuals and agencies launch promising civic projects so they can become sustainable agencies that meet a specific community need.  The Board of Trustees will continue to seek projects that advance […]

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