Sean Alexander, 2016 Foundation of Art Award Winner

Greater Tacoma Community Foundation is pleased to announce artist Sean Alexander as the winner of its ninth annual Foundation of Art Award. 

Foundation Announces New SRI Fund

GTCF's new Socially Responsive Investment (SRI) Fund is now an available option for long-term endowment donors. 

$450,000 in Grants Awarded to Strengthen Pierce County

GTCF invests $450,000 in general operating grants to bolster 36 local nonprofit organizations.

Supporting Future Leaders

The Community Foundation supports student achievement through scholarships to technical colleges and 4-year universities. Starting a fund or investing in one of our scholarship funds is a valuable way to give back.


Learn more!The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation is your community foundation, committed to helping build a stronger future for the Pierce County region.

For 35 years, we've partnered with generous individuals, families, community leaders, nonprofit organizations and other people just like you to strengthen our community through philanthropy.

We make it easy for people to make a difference—now and for generations to come.  Join us!

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Let’s Be Bold, Brave & Brilliant For Gender Equity

There is no question that investing in women and girls raises the watermark for the entire community.

Thank You Power of the Purse Supporters!

The results are in and Tuesday's Power of the Purse event was a big success! We had more than 500 guests attend the Luncheon, which raised close to $90,000 for the Fund for Women & Girls.

Investments Made in Quality Summer Learning & After-School Programs

Just like an attorney passes the Bar or a doctor is certified by a board examination, did you know many local after-school youth programs in our area hold themselves accountable to the same high standards of rigor and best practices as other professions?
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