$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.

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 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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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?

Spark Grants Ignite Seven New Community Projects

Earlier this year we hosted a Spark Grants Orientation & Reporting event where we awarded seven new grant awards and celebrated five successful projects.
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