Tag: Community

May
23

Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight

Filed Under: - Posted @ 5:00pm

Artist Preston Singletary tells the Tlingit story of Raven and his transformation of the world—bringing light to people via the stars, moon, and sun in “Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight.” Raven leads visitors on a fantastical journey through the transformation of darkness into light. The story unfolds through the exhibition’s four environments, > Continue Reading

May
19

Shared Housing Services’ Eleventh Annual Dinner Auction

Filed Under: - Posted @ 12:00am

Gala – Dinner and Auction

May
11

Letter Carriers’ Food Drive

Filed Under: - Posted @ 7:00am

How does the Letter Carriers’ Food Drive work in Pierce County? 1. Leave a bag of non-perishable food at your mailbox on May 11. 2. Your postal carrier or a volunteer will pick it up. 3. EFN distributes the food to our neighbors in need in Pierce County. For more information visit www.efoodnet.org/event/letter-carriers-food-drive Questions? Contact > Continue Reading

May
4

Let’s Face It Walk

Filed Under: - Posted @ 4:30pm

Let’s Face It Walk is a fundraising event of years past to be as inclusive as possible to all of our participants, community partners and SACPC Board of Directors, staff and volunteers. This issue affects us all and we want everyone to feel welcome and represented at our events. The spirit of the event is > Continue Reading

Apr
14

Girl’s Only Prom

Filed Under: - Posted @ 2:00am

Do you want to have a great time with your girlfriends while contributing to our work??? Grab your friends and meet us at prom!! Let’s make some noise!! Proceeds benefit Rebuilding Hope! Sexual Assault Center for Pierce County (SACPC). SACPC provides healing through advocacy and therapy for those affected by sexual assault and abuse as > Continue Reading

Mar
31

Galantine’s Day Shopping at Purpose Boutique

Filed Under: - Posted @ 2:00am

Bring your family and friends to be styled while shopping for a great cause! The event is from 7-9 pm but you can shop any time of the day and 10% of the proceeds will go to Rebuilding Hope! Sexual Assault Center for Pierce County (SACPC). SACPC provides healing through advocacy and therapy for those > Continue Reading

Feb
24

Annual Film Awards Party 2019

Filed Under: - Posted @ 11:00pm

CELEBRATE THE MOST ACCLAIMED FILMS OF THE YEAR IN STYLE AT THE ANNUAL FILM AWARDS PARTY! Watch a live cast of the 91st Academy Awards with your community on the big screen at the Theater on the Square—Sunday, February 24, 2019. 4:00 PM Doors open with red carpet coverage | 5:00 PM Oscars ceremony begins > Continue Reading

Feb
6

Partnering For An Engaged Community: Bill & Della Robertson

Filed Under: Philanthropy,Uncategorized,Vibrant Community - Posted @ 2:01pm

At Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, we’ve seen how much more we can accomplish when we work together.  Since 1981, community members have shared their commitment to a thriving Pierce County by partnering with GTCF to bring their vision to life and build a legacy for future generations.  In our 2018 yearbook, Pierce County Partners, a few > Continue Reading

Jan
28

WORKSHOP: Race, Power, and Social Impact Within Nonprofit Organizations

Filed Under: - Posted @ 4:00pm

Social impact organizations often unconsciously perpetuate institutional racism, which undercuts their purpose and impact and contributes to organizational dysfunction. This course addresses the drivers of institutional racism in nonprofit organizations, the blind spots that allow those drivers to persist, and provides tools to advance equity and societal impact in those organizations. This course focuses on > Continue Reading

Jan
9

Making a Difference Starts with Making Connections

Filed Under: Philanthropy - Posted @ 12:22pm

Chris Harvey and Kate Larsen moved to Tacoma a little over a year ago from King and Snohomish counties. They brought with them a deep commitment to supporting their community. This is a community we can personally subscribe ourselves to and invest ourselves in as we take the time to learn about it. It’s extremely > Continue Reading