Community Stories

Standing Against Racism and Injustice

Our hearts are breaking for the family of George Floyd and so many other people who have experienced similar racially-motivated injustices. It is important to acknowledge the trauma, anger, and frustration that so many are feeling.

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the devastating disparities in our society. But these inequities are not new. They have existed for centuries.

At the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound, our mission is to inspire philanthropy. We know that we have extensive work to do to help create communities where everyone - regardless of skin color - belongs, is safe, and can thrive.

Today is the time to listen, educate yourself, and take the next step in your own work to help create communities where everyone feels safe and is treated humanely regardless of their race.

If you are interested in supporting organizations working towards social justice and anti-racism initiatives, contact us.

Mindie Reule, President & CEO

Mary Williams, Chair of the Board of Directors

This statement was also published to our email newsletter list on June 3, 2020.

News & Updates

Now Hiring! - Philanthropy and Communications Officer

Join our team. The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound is hiring for a Philanthropy and Communications Officer.

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Investing in Youth

Congratulations, 2021 Graduates!

This spring, the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound awarded $164,250, funding 54 scholarships for local students.

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Community Impact

Looking Back, Moving Forward

A local effort to transform history into an ongoing dialogue on racial justice, engaging the next generation, and inspiring change.

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