2021 Resilience Fund Grants Program Opening May 5

The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound is launching a new Resilience Fund Grants Program. Applications open May 5, 2021, with a rolling application deadline through December. Read more about the origin of this fund and our goals for the new grantmaking program.

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"What Makes a House a Home?" 2021 Coldwell Banker Scholarship Essay Contest

Now through May 2, 2021, eligible students are invited to submit an essay, describing in 500 words or fewer, what makes a house a home. Three essayists will be chosen for scholarships ranging from $500-$1,000.

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Give Local 2020 Final Report

Our deepest thanks to everyone who participated in Give Local 2020. We're pleased to present the final report on our most important Give Local to date!

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The Looking Back, Moving Forward Project Draws on History to Inspire Community Dialogue on Race

Read how some old memoirs, friendships, and a grant from the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound are bringing personal stories from the 1965 Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march to life as a community resource. Together, members of our community are transforming history into an ongoing dialogue on racial justice, engaging the next generation, and inspiring change.

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Investing in Mason County Community Leaders

In 2017, the Community Foundation made a long-term commitment to support leadership development in Mason County in partnership with Rural Development Initiatives. Read more about this fantastic program, and please join us in congratulating the third and final cohort on successful completion, amidst the challenges of COVID-19.

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