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. 

Grant Applications Now Open

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

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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The Empowerment Project Screening Takeaway

Find out what took place during the screening of The Empowerment Project

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
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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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