Grant Applications Now Open

Applications are open for our Youth Philanthropy and Building Capacity grants. Learn more and apply.

President & CEO Announces Retirement

After 11 years of service to the Pierce County region, Rose Lincoln Hamilton announced to the board on September 22, 2014 her plans to retire in June 2015. 

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.

Nine New Spark Grants

Our newest round of grantees are innovative grassroots leaders with their own actionable visions for strengthening the community. Read our blog to learn how their projects deepen community engagement and forge meaningful new connections.

Flexible Giving

At The Community Foundation, we honor your intent to give by providing structure and flexibility. There are multiple ways you can invest in your community without starting a fund. Visit our Ways to Give page for more information.


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

For over 33 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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President & CEO Search Update

The deadline to apply for the President & CEO position is fast approaching.

YPB Grant Application Tips with Holy Chea

YPB grant applications are now open. Get the inside scoop from Program Associate, Holy Chea

YPB Grant Application Tips with Imari Romeo

YPB grant applications are now open. Get the inside scoop with board member Imari Romero.
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Lakewold Gardens named to the National Register of Historic Places

Lakewold Gardens has received national recognition as a historic place.

GTCF Partakes in Collective Impact Investing

CSRwire features GTCF in impact investing published article

Press Release: City of Tacoma, GTCF Host Artspace on Dec 4

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