Inspiring philanthropic efforts that enrich our communities.

The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound manages charitable gifts from individual donors and businesses. The proceeds from these funds generate grants and scholarships today, while preserving resources for tomorrow’s community priorities.

Save the Date for Golf!

The annual Golf Classic directly sustains our work to strengthen Thurston, Mason, and Lewis counties. Learn how you can join the fun as a sponsor or community foursome on the course July 21, 2022 at the Olympia Country & Golf Club!

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Resilience Fund Grants

The new Resilience Fund grant program focuses on long-term recovery and community resilience for our local nonprofits. Most grant awards are unrestricted and range from $2,500 - $30,000.

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Community Foundation's 2020 Annual Report

Learn how our generous communities came together to respond and support each other in a year like no other.

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This Place & the People Who Live Here

We believe in the exponential power of local giving and investment. We were founded in 1989 to build a permanent source of local funding. The South Puget Sound is our home, and the people here matter to us. More than 30 years later, we’re still here growing charitable resources and investing them back into our communities to strengthen Thurston, Mason, and Lewis counties.

Together, our community responded to COVID-19, and we're still working together for a stronger & more resilient future.

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$19m and Counting

We’ve made our communities stronger by investing over $19 million in grants and scholarships over the years.

Over 100 Separate Funds

Our community entrusts us to steward $40 million in assets across 100+ funds to support what matters most to them.

30+ Years

We are grateful for more than 30 years of growing relationships, building trust, and practicing community leadership.

Support a Fund, Make a Gift

Support the causes that are important to you with a gift to the Community Foundation. Your generosity helps build a stronger community and effect lasting change where it's needed most.

News & Updates

2022 Board Nominations Are Open!

We are excited to open recruitment for our Board of Directors! Please consider nominating yourself or someone you know to support the communities you love.

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Community Impact

Contemporary Native Performers, On Their Own Terms

Read how Indigenous Performance Productions supports native artists and brings rich new stories to Olympia.

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News & Updates

2022 Golf Classic

Save the Date and plan to join us July 21, 2022 for our annual Golf Classic at the Olympia Country & Golf Club!

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