Tag: tacoma

Mar
29

3rd Thursday Art & Wine Night

Filed Under: - Posted @ 10:35am

The lobby of Hotel Murano comes alive with local artists and their creations! To include artists from Creative Forces as well as visiting artists! And the lobby bar has half price wine…………what could be better than local art, local artists and wine!?

May
13

2nd Cycle’s Slo + Socially Distant Rides

Filed Under: - Posted @ 11:22am

We invite you to join no one for a #SLOWANDSOCIALLYDISTANT Ride! These virtual events will take place on the second and fourth Friday of the month (or any convenient time for you to ride) until our regular shop rides can resume. Simply choose your own comfortable route (or use one we’ve shared in the event > Continue Reading

May
14

Partnering to Honor Community History: Gregory M. Tanbara, GTCF Board Alumnus

Filed Under: Philanthropy,Strengthening Pierce County,Vibrant Community - Posted @ 9:29am

Over the past 38 years, Greater Tacoma Community Foundation has seen Pierce County grow and change, but what has remained constant is the passion people bring to building a thriving community. Sharing community knowledge and stories about our lived experiences builds everyone’s ability to make a positive impact. In our latest annual book of Pierce > Continue Reading

Mar
5

**CANCELED**SLO + Social Group Rides**CANCELED**

Filed Under: - Posted @ 8:26am

Get Slo + Social with 2nd Cycle! Cyclists of all ages and experience levels encouraged to attend! Rides are anywhere from 3 – 5 miles long, we provide the music and the route – you provide the rest! Join us every 2nd and 4th Friday March-October Gather at 6pm roll out at 6:30pm Ride at > Continue Reading

Jan
21

2nd Cycle Volunteer Orientation

Filed Under: - Posted @ 4:44pm

Come get your hands dirty and learn about bikes while supporting your local non-profit community bike shop! No experience needed, must be 16 yrs or older to participate. Orientation will be an information night only, just bring yourself and your eagerness to learn! Please fill out a form either online at our website www.2ndcycle.org or > Continue Reading

Dec
17

Youth2Youth Leadership Training

Filed Under: - Posted @ 12:21pm

Empower youth to gain leadership skills. Do you serve middle or high school youth in Pierce County? This training is for YOU—and it’s FREE! Friday, January 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Puget Sound Foursquare Church (4020 S. 56th St., Tacoma, WA 98409). You’ll learn how to facilitate youth leadership: • Engagement. • Advocacy. • Resilience-building. > Continue Reading

Jan
9

Intentionally Planning a Year of Generosity

Filed Under: Philanthropy - Posted @ 2:29pm

There are currently four generations and more than fifteen family members engaged in the Nist Family’s philanthropy. Thanks to a well-defined giving strategy, one of the family’s youngest members guided the family’s annual giving. “In the end, he helped us all recognize the organization that was most closely aligned with our mission.” “We want to > Continue Reading

Jan
8

Partnering to Connect Diverse Leaders: Beth Boggs, American Leadership Forum of Tacoma-Pierce County

Filed Under: Vibrant Community - Posted @ 2:47pm

Over the past 39 years, Greater Tacoma Community Foundation has seen Pierce County grow and change, but what has remained constant is the passion people bring to building a thriving community. Sharing community knowledge and stories about our lived experiences builds everyone’s ability to make a positive impact. In our latest annual book of Pierce > Continue Reading

Dec
12

Warm Greetings, 3 Breaths, And A Constitution Help Students Thrive

Filed Under: Expanded Learning - Posted @ 4:19pm

When the bell rang on a recent Tuesday afternoon at Jennie Reed Elementary School, the halls were filled with students in neat, single-file lines. Each line moved in a different direction depending on where the students went after school. A handful of these lines converged on the cafeteria where students gathered for Jaguar Jump, Reed’s > Continue Reading

Dec
12

Partnering for Life-Centered Planning – Bev Cox, Certified Financial Planner

Filed Under: Philanthropy,Professional Advisors - Posted @ 2:22pm

  Over the past 38 years, Greater Tacoma Community Foundation has seen Pierce County grow and change, but what has remained constant is the passion people bring to building a thriving community. Sharing community knowledge and stories about our lived experiences builds everyone’s ability to make a positive impact. In our latest annual book of Pierce > Continue Reading