• Friends of Amherst Recreation

    • Community Organizations
    • Social Services
    70 Boltwood Walk
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413) 259-3138
    (413) 259-2407 (fax)
    • About

      The mission of Friends of Amherst Recreation, Inc. (FAR) is to bring together persons who are interested in maintaining a high level and high quality of diverse recreational opportunities in the Amherst area. FAR intents to focus public attention on recreational needs and issues, to stimulate participation in town recreational programs, to help town boards and officials better gauge and plan for recreational needs, and to encourage gifts, endowments, and bequests to enhance recreational opportunities.

      Benefits of recreation result in increased economic, community and individual development.