Jefferson Community Foundation

Now Hiring “Give Jefferson” Manager

Click here for details United Good Neighbors and Jefferson Community Foundation are teaming up to bring a fresh approach to fundraising for nonprofits in Jefferson County. “Give Jefferson” will be a month-long campaign in October 2018 featuring an Online Grant Catalogue highlighting nonprofits from around the County, as well as the more traditional UGN brochure [...]

IN MEMORIUM: HENRY NICHOLS

Jefferson Community Foundation celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Henry Nichols. Henry and his wife, Karen are Founding Investors and long term supporters of the foundation. An avid outdoor enthusiast and passionate environmentalist, Henry was most at home in the midst of nature, whether it be in the mountains,  the sea, a stream, or [...]

JCF 2017 STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED

Deb Johnson Memorial Scholarship: Taylor Carthum, Chimacum High School A standout athlete and leader who graduated in June, Taylor shows great effort and heart in every aspect of her school and community programs. She will be attending Washington State University where she is interested in their study abroad program and the global experiences and cultural [...]

2016 GIVING CIRCLE RECIPIENT: NORTHWEST WATERSHED UPDATE

The new YES! Watershed Science and Stewardship Class, recipient of the 2016 “Better Living Through Giving” Giving Circle, has robust enrollment! Students from Quilcene, Port Townsend High School, OCEAN Program – Port Townsend and Pi Program– Chimacum have applied, and the class is now FULL. The Youth Environmental Stewards (YES) program is an accredited high [...]