Together, making a difference

Whidbey Community Foundation connects people who care to causes that matter. Founded in 2016, our mission is to improve the quality of life on Whidbey Island by providing support for the nonprofit sector, assisting donors to build and preserve enduring assets for charitable purposes, and meeting community needs through financial awards.

Cyclists on Whidbey IslandWelcome to Your New Community Foundation

Whidbey Island now has its own community foundation, established in 2016 to benefit local nonprofits, philanthropists and everyone who lives in our community.

Learn more about the
community foundation model.

Whidbey Island vineyard in the autumnMake a difference for Whidbey

From donating to one of the Foundation’s funds to creating a fund of your own, there are many ways you can make a lasting difference by supporting local nonprofits — while also generating potential tax benefits to you and your heirs.

Find out more.

Whidbey Island forest with sunlightGrant and training opportunities to be available in 2018

During our start-up phase, we’re gathering information on nonprofits, planning capacity-building trainings and seeking initial operating funds. As donors establish funds, we’ll build our ability to begin making grants to nonprofits in 2018. Stay tuned!