Jefferson Community Foundation

The 2017 Fund for Women & Girls RFP and Grant Application for $8200 is here!

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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 [...]

2017-18 FW&G GRANT RFP AND APPLICATION ARE AVAILABLE!

Jefferson Community Foundation’s Fund for Women & Girls (FW&G) is pleased to announce a grant of $8,200 will be awarded to a Jefferson County nonprofit that creates an innovative project with a focus on women’s and/or girls’ health. The Fund for Women and Girls (FW&G) is dedicated to changing lives so women and girls are safe, secure, equal, and empowered [...]

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 [...]

CONGRATULATIONS TO ORGANIC SEED ALLIANCE ON NEW WEBSITE

Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) announced an updated mission statement and website today that features new platforms and resources, including a new searchable publication page. OSA is a nonprofit organization that works nationally with a home office in Port Townsend, WA, and regional offices in California and Montana. OSA’s updated mission statement is to advance ethical [...]