About Us

Theory of Action

Greater Tacoma Community Foundation connects people, knowledge, and funding to build a racially equitable, accessible, inclusive Pierce County, now and for generations to come.  




A racially equitable, accessible, inclusive Pierce County where all people can shape and activate the systems that affect our communities.Building a thriving Pierce County now and for generations to come as a Catalyst, Connector, and Knowledge Facilitator
+ Building Trust + Advancing Equity + Growing Relationships + Continuous Learning+ Actionable Data + Aligning Philanthropy + Transforming Narratives
+ Building Momentum
Action Impact GoalGTCF Impact GoalFunding Impact Goal

Catalyze community identification and removal of system barriers rooted in racism around four key building blocks of generational wealth: Housing, Thriving Children and Youth, Access to Capital, Civic Voice and Power.

Continuously improve
operational effectiveness to advance racial equity, align funder impact, expand philanthropic investment in Pierce County, deepen a trust-based business culture, and ensure long-term sustainability.

Create opportunities and pathways for Fund Advisors and aligned funders to achieve greater impact through the principles of continuous learning, trust-based
philanthropy, racial
equity, and relationship-driven
community knowledge.

Discover how you can help build a thriving community now, and into the future:

Giving That Creates Meaningful Impact

Philanthropic Tools

Donate To A Fund

Learn from Community Stories