Strategic Priorities

More about our initiatives and impact
  • Educational Attainment
    From early childhood through adult learning, investing in education is a proven pathway to greater economic mobility, better health and higher civic engagement.
  • Community Engagement
    We can create connections through arts and culture, bridge divides, and harness our neighbors’ expertise and passion to address issues and solve problems.
  • Economic Opportunity
    Philanthropy can play a role in bringing partners together to develop strategies that improve the conditions for the economy to grow and residents to prosper.

Initiatives & Impact

Local & Regional Philanthropy

We work to achieve our mission through partnerships that tackle pressing problems and improve the quality of life for residents.


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Berkshire Taconic offers a variety of options to meet your individual needs and charitable aspirations. These tools may help.

Foundation Facts

More about the foundation
  • $14M

    Grants and scholarships awarded in 2021

  • $200M

    Total grants and scholarships since 1987

  • 550

    Number of funds at BTCF

  • $197M

    Assets under management


Responding together to urgent priorities

We leverage resources from our family of funds and generous gifts from individual donors to address pressing issues through our Community Fund.