Our Work

Our Work-HandsThe Greater Tacoma Community Foundation is your community foundation, committed to building a vibrant, compassionate and engaged Pierce County. We work with individuals, nonprofits, businesses and community partners to promote effective philanthropy and connect people who care with causes that matter.

We bring together people, data and ideas to create positive social and economic change throughout Pierce County. We are committed to creating a community-centered culture of learning and improvement. We do this by deepening engagement with a wide range of stakeholders and helping them address key issues they are passionate about.

In the past 10 years, the Community Foundation has supported more than 500 nonprofits and in 2015, donors gave nearly $7 million to a diverse range of community causes. These donor investments are at the core of making the following work possible in Pierce County.