As the waves of change continue to wash over Whidbey Island, it’s essential to have a sturdy anchor to ensure the well-being and prosperity of this unique community. One such anchor is the Whidbey Community Foundation, an organization that has been steadily working these past 7 years to build a brighter future for the island. At the heart of our mission is the commitment to creating an enduring legacy for generations to come.
Whidbey Island is a place of breathtaking natural beauty, vibrant arts and culture, and a tight-knit community. Yet, like many small communities, it faces its share of challenges, from affordable housing to environmental conservation. In a world where funding for essential community programs can be uncertain, having a stable source of financial support is a game-changer. The Whidbey Community Foundation ensures that resources will always be available to tackle the island’s most pressing issues.
The community foundation is a symbol of commitment to the future. It’s a declaration that Whidbey Island is a place worth investing in for the long term. It says, “We believe in our community, and we want to ensure that it thrives for generations to come.” This sense of commitment is what sets the foundation apart.
One of the foundation’s greatest strengths is its ability to bring together diverse stakeholders. We serve as a bridge between individuals, families, nonprofits, and businesses, all with a shared interest in the well-being of Whidbey Island. By pooling resources and working collaboratively, the foundation multiplies its impact, making it possible to address even the most complex challenges.
In a world of uncertainty, the Whidbey Community Foundation remains steadfast. We understand that building a strong community requires vision, dedication, and resources. The foundation ensures that Whidbey Island will continue to thrive, no matter what challenges it faces.
As residents of Whidbey Island, we owe it to ourselves and future generations to support the Whidbey Community Foundation in its mission. Together, we can ensure that this island remains a place of beauty, creativity, and community for many years to come. In doing so, we contribute to a legacy that will be celebrated and cherished by all who call Whidbey home.
The Foundation Fund is the heartbeat of our organization, providing flexibility to meet our community’s evolving challenges. Your support of the Foundation Fund will enable us to continue nurturing the arts, conserving our natural landscapes, and providing essential services to those in need.
Here’s how you can get involved:
Donate: There are a number of ways you can make a financial contribution. Visit our website to make a secure online donation. You can also contribute using a Qualified Charitable Distribution from an IRA, or a gift of securities, both of which can offer favorable tax advantages. We also accept checks made out to “Whidbey Community Foundation” and sent to PO Box 1135, Coupeville, WA 98239.
Spread the Word: Share this article and Whidbey Community Foundation’s mission with friends, family, and colleagues. Together, we can inspire others to support our community.
Learn More: Explore our website and social media to discover how the Whidbey Community Foundation is making a difference in our community.
The Whidbey Community Foundation is not just an organization; it’s a commitment to the enduring well-being of our island home. By coming together, we can ensure that Whidbey Island continues to thrive, nurturing the beauty, culture, and community we hold dear. Join us in building a brighter future for Whidbey Island today, tomorrow, and for generations to come.
Whidbey Community Foundation is a nonprofit charitable corporation with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status in the United States. Our address is PO Box 1135, Coupeville, WA 98239. U.S. tax-exempt number: 81-3860867. Your gift is irrevocable and subject to exclusive legal control by the Board of Directors.