How YOU Can Be The Village

Don’t forget: it takes the ENTIRE Village to support new families, which is why we need you. There are so many ways you can help:


With your financial support, It Takes a Village can continue our free programs and services so that our neighbors with infants and young children don’t have do it all alone!  We appreciate donations of any size.  You can make a tax-deductible donation right now, by clicking here:


Or you can send a check to:

It Takes a Village
PO Box 146
Cummington, MA  01026


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If you shop on, simply type the URL, and follow the prompts to choose “Hilltown Village, Inc” as your charity of choice, then shop as usual. 0.5% of your purchase will go directly to It Takes a Village.



You can volunteer at The Village Closet or as Home Visit Volunteer. Go to our Volunteers page to learn more and to fill out an application.



We gladly take gently-used maternity, baby, and children’s clothing and gear at the Village Closet. Go to our Village Closet page for a list of frequently-donated items. We also take donations of coffee, tea, and snacks for our Parent Groups. Feeling ambitious? Collect diapers in your community and bring them to the Village Closet. Or buy some on Amazon and have them shipped directly to us (PO Box 146, Cummington, MA).


Thank you being The Village for families in our community!