The Holiday Sculpture Fund is a gift to our community from renowned sculptor Georgia Gerber and her husband, Randy Hudson. This year’s offering is modeled on a larger sculpture of two King Penguins Georgia created in 2008.Continue reading “Introducing the 2021 Holiday Sculpture: Penguin Pair”
These are exciting times for Whidbey Community Foundation. We’re growing and embracing the next stage of impact through relationships, trust, and community. It’s more vital than ever to have broad community participation and diverse voices at the table to help guide our grantmaking, steward the community funds entrusted to us, and lead our strategic work.
We’re pleased to announce that we’re openly seeking community members to serve on our Board of Directors. This opportunity is a great way to inspire local philanthropy and support the Whidbey community you love. Please consider whether this may be a good fit for you, nominate yourself, and help us spread the word to your networks!Continue reading “WCF Open Call for Board Candidates”
Whidbey Community Foundation is excited to announce it has granted awards to 30 nonprofits from its 4th Annual Grant Cycle. Grants this year were focused on three categories: Childhood Wellness, Environment, and Racial Equity.Continue reading “WCF Awards 30 Nonprofits in 4th Annual Grant Cycle”
Together with the community, Goosefoot Community Fund and Whidbey Community Foundation (WCF) partnered to raise over $121,000 for the Essential Needs Program, providing direct assistance to local households struggling from the impacts of the continued pandemic.Continue reading “Whidbey Raises Over $121,000 for Essential Needs Program”
Whidbey Community Foundation (WCF) is pleased to announce its fourth annual grant cycle will be opening on July 1. Any organization that operates with a charitable status or for a charitable purpose on Whidbey Island is eligible to apply for a grant. The organization does not need to have a headquarters or physical presence on Whidbey, so long as services are provided here.Continue reading “Whidbey Community Foundation Annual Grant Cycle Opens July 1st”