33 Years of Impact

Read our 2014 Annual Report to learn about some of the many successes achieved over the last year in partnership with our donors and grantees. 

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.

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. 

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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YPB Weekend Retreat Summary: Saiyare Refaei

Youth Philanthropy Board member Saiyare Refaei shares her experience during the YPB retreat.

Art Award Winner Selected for Art Commission

Artist Shaun Peterson is selected for Tribal art commission on the Seattle Waterfront.

President and CEO Search Survey Results

CEO Search Committee shares comparison of community survey results with GTCF's board and staff results
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Community Foundation featured in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Community Foundation partakes in a national movement surrounding the film Selma.

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
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