Moving Philanthropy Forward

The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound works to strengthen communities in Thurston, Mason, & Lewis Counties.

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Discover Ways to Give

Anyone can be a Community Foundation donor. Gifts from community members like you are essential to our work. Learn more about our programs and how to start giving today.

Explore Fund Types

Learn about the different types of funds available to help you fulfill your philanthropic goals. Click here to learn about our fund types.

Andrew William Oakes Scholarship Fund

Click here to honor Andrew's memory with a donation to the Andrew William Oakes Scholarship Fund.

Thank you to our community for giving $310,463 to fund our local nonprofits!

Give Local 2018 was a wonderful success! Thank you to everyone who made it possible. 

COmmunity News

Coldwell Banker Evergreen Scholarship

Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympia Realty has a unique college scholarship essay contest available for local high school students. For a complete listing or rules and eligibility please visit

View a complete list of 2016 Scholarships

Community Foundation News

Mason County Rural Community Leadership Program

The Mason County Rural Community Leadership Program training consists of a 48-hour curriculum which draws on the knowledge and skills of the participants as well as the curriculum. A typical class consists of 30-35 individuals ranging from high school students to retired seniors and with varied leadership experience. Each class selects a project to complete, which provides participants a unique opportunity to apply the skills being taught by the curriculum to a real-life situation. Click here for more information