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The foundation began making grants in January 2007. Please click the links below to see the historical grant recipients.

2016 grant recipients

April 2016 grants

Safety & Preparedness Grants
Organization Project Summary County Sector Amount Awarded
CLE ELUM POLICE DEPARTMENT Radio Communications Equipment Kittitas Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $17,000
SOUTH WHATCOM FIRE AUTHORITY CERT Trailer/South Whatcom CERT Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $17,000
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA INC - WESTERN WASHINGTON Manual Transfer Switch fo the Skykomish Emergency Shelter Generator Skykomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000
KING COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM FOUNDATION In-library Social Worker Pilot Project: Auburn Library Based on a successful model developed at the San Francisco Public Library, an on-site social worker will help all patrons feel more comfortable and secure within the Auburn library. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $14,000
VASHON BE PREPARED Phase Two: Modernization/Upgrade Vashon EOC & Fire District Training Center Vashon Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
YOUNG MENS CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF PIERCE AND KITSAP COUNTIES Camp Seymour Aquatics Safety: A new, appropriate-sized rescue boat Lifeguard Stand - to be mounted on the dock Lifeguard Tubes and Recue Gear First Aid equipment King & Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
THURSTON COUNTY SHERIFFS JEEP PATROL Jeep Patrol Command Trailer Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
WASHINGTON EXPLORER SEARCH AND RESCUE Emergency/First Responders Equipment Request: Handheld GPS Units Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $9,000
SOUTH KITSAP FIRE AND RESCUE VOLUNTEER ASSOCIATION Fire Station 12 - Small Backup Generator Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,500
FULL LIFE CARE Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities: AED's and Emergency Backpacks King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,000
METROPOLITAN DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL Emergency Response Kits Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,500
NORTHWEST BLOODHOUNDS 8 GPS tracking radios to keep track of teams in the field. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,200
DOWNTOWN EMERGENCY SERVICE CENTER AED's King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
THE MOUNTAINS TO SOUND GREENWAY TRUST Update our emergency protocols and response plans, training and recertification for Greenway staff and safety equipment for volunteers and Conservation Corps crews King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
YOUTHCARE Emergency Preparedness Supplies and Training King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
ASSOCIATED MINISTRIES OF TACOMA-PIERCE COUNTY Disaster Response Care Teams to: 1) Inform congregations about the importance of disaster preparation. 2) Connect communities of faith to one another and to potential emergency shelters in their area. 3) Train volunteers from communities of faith and the surrounding neighborhoods to serve as Care Team members. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
BROADWAY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Asbestos/Lead Abatement during pantages window replacement Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
SENIOR SERVICES FOR SOUTH SOUND Meals On Wheels Blizzard Bags Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
VOLUNTEER CENTER OF WHATCOM COUNTY Elders Disaster Preparedness - Check-In Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
BELLEVUE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB Our BE Safe Initiative follows Boys & Girls Clubs of America's National Child Safety Standards to ensure our Club environment is structured to protect all youth. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,300
MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND INDUSTRY 2016 Safety and Preparedness Plan King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,000
NORTH CASCADES INSTITUTE Emergency Response Communication Equipment and Training Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,800
AUDUBON WASHINGTON Firewise Program for Kittitas King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,500
GREATER KIRKLAND CITIZEN CORPS COUNCIL Stone Soup Center - Disaster Response Safety Supply Equipment for 2 Centers King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,300
BOYER CHILDRENS CLINIC Emergency Preparedness for Young Children with Special Healthcare Needs King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,000
ISSAQUAH SCHOOLS FOUNDATION Emergency Supplies for Issaquah School District Students (AED's) King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,600
FRIENDS OF LAKE SAMMAMISH STATE PARK Project Playground - One ADA approved playground item King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,600
FRIENDS OF YOUTH Organizational Emergency Preparedness Kits Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500
CENTER FOR WOODEN BOATS Boating Safety and CPR/First Aid classes King Human Services $2,300
BLUE MOUNTAIN ARTISANS GUILD Pomeroy Park Playground Equipment: the equipment, as well as the protective area surrounding grounds, will be ADA compliant and offer a safe a stable play place for children. Garfield Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
TODDLER LEARNING CENTER ASSOCIATION Comprehensive Emergency Preparedness Survival Kits for Building and Car. Island Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
CATHOLIC COMMUNITY SERVICES OF WESTERN WASHINGTON Health and Safety - Automated External Defibrillators and CPR/AED Training for Staff King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
HOME SPUN MINISTRIES CERT Training Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
IMAGINE CHILDRENS MUSEUM 7 high lumens wide angle high throw flashlights; 7 emergency crank radios; 30 heavy duty leather gloves Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
SEATTLE PUBLIC THEATER Defibrillator Purchase and Training for our Theater King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $1,000
Total $205,000

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2015 grant recipients

October 2015 grants

Safety & Preparedness Grants
Organization Project Summary County Sector Amount Awarded
ISLAND CHURCH Generator for Emergency Shelter. Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $50,000
WASHINGTON STATE SEARCH AND RESCUE VOLUNTEER ADVISORY COUNCIL Rescue and Recovery Volunteer Readiness Preparation Program Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $20,000
SWINOMISH TRIBAL COMMUNITY Swinomish Indian Tribal Community Medical Clinic/ Information Technology (I.T.) Office - Standby Generator Installation. Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $16,000
NORTHWEST HEALTHCARE RESPONSE NETWORK Training King and Pierce County healthcare facilities on patient tracking system for emergency situations. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000
PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY INC Phase 3 Emergency Preparedness Metis Security System for Athletic Fields. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
REGIONAL SPECIAL VEHICLES UNIT Search and Rescue Equipment. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $9,500
TOWN OF LA CONNER Trailer purchase for La Conner CERT team work. Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $8,500
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF KING COUNTY Communications Equipment - 2-Way Radios. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,000
WWA SECTION EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS GROUP Whatcom Emergency Communications Group (ARES) Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,900
BLOODWORKS Upgrade Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
KING COUNTY SEARCH DOGS Radio Equipment Purchases and Upgrades. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
VASHON MAURY ISLAND HERITAGE ASSOCIATION Historic Building Preservation & Seismic Retrofit: foundation & structural support reconstruction. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
VISION HOUSE Safety Enhancements - security and communications system upgrades. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
YOUTH THEATER NORTHWEST Emergency Preparedness supplies. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
FAMILY RENEWAL SHELTER Temporary Home for extremely high risk victims. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
GREATER METRO PARKS FOUNDATION CHIP-in! Neighborhood Park Patrols Program. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
THE SKAGIT VALLEY FAMILY YMCA Safety and Shelter for homeless teens. Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
FUTURE OF FLIGHT FOUNDATION Comprehensive Emergency Preparedness Program. Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
BRIGID COLLINS HOUSE Safe Home Project to reduce number of preventable accidents for children in their homes. Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
LYDIA PLACE A NONPROFIT CORPORATION Lydia Place/ DVSAS Safety Program: Including Video Surveillance And Safety/ Emergency Education. Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
WHATCOM COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE SUPPORT FOUNDATION Kevlar (Bulletproof) vests for K-9s. Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
LITTLE BIT THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER Emergency Preparedness Supplies. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,530
CENTRAL KITSAP MEDIC ONE FOUNDATION Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue Equipment. Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,500
CITIZEN CORPS COUNCIL OF PIERCE COUNTY INC CERT Training/Education. Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,500
SOUTH PUGET SOUND MOBILE SEARCH AND RESCUE K-9 Implementation & Helmet Safety Poject. Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,500
OPERATION NIGHTWATCH Project Readiness - Disaster Plan Preparation. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,000
SEATTLE REPERTORY THEATRE Automated External Defibrillators. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,500
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER FOUNDATION The Lytle Center for Pregnancy and Newborns' SafeRide Car Seat Program Supplies. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,000
BELLINGHAM CHILDCARE & LEARNING CENTER Safety Bars for Nine (9) Exterior Doors. Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,000
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY INC - SEATTLE OFFICE Providing Safe Roads to Recovery: Serving Medically Vulnerable King County Cancer Patients Program. King Human Services $2,500
ARTS COUNCIL OF SNOHOMISH COUNTY Upgrade and Expand Security System. Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,000
EDMONDS DRIFTWOOD PLAYERS INC SNOHOMISH COUNTY Emergency readiness program for patron safety. Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $1,300
CARE NET PREGNANCY CENTER OF THURSTON COUNTY Commercial Motion Detectors for Parking Lot Safety Project. Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $1,200
Total $189,430
United Way Grants
2015 UNITED WAY GRANTS Amount Awarded
United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Cowlitz County $2,500
United Way of Island County $10,000
United Way of King County $50,000
United Way of Kitsap County $20,000
United Way of Central Washington (Kittitas) $8,000
United Way of Lewis County $5,000
United Way of Pierce County $25,000
United Way of Skagit County $20,000
United Way of Snohomish County $21,000
United Way of Thurston County $25,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
Total $215,000

April 2015 grants

Safety & Preparedness Grants
Organization Project Summary County Sector Amount Awarded
South Central Washington Resource Conservation and Development Council The Community Wildfire Preparedness Project:  Living with Wildfire  Chelan Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
South Whidbey Homeless Coalition Upgrading recently acquired house to conform to Langley City code requirements for residential use. Island Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
American Heart Association Inc - Pacific/Mountain Affiliate Rural Emergency Preparedness/New all-in-one CPR in School Training Kits King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Bellevue College Foundation Emergency Preparedness Program King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Center for Wooden Boats Public Safety for CWB's Weekly Free Public Sail King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Earthcorps Corps and Crew Leader Safety and Response Training King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Eastside Friends of Seniors Helping Seniors during Emergencies King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Forterra NW Restoration and Stewardship in Pierce County: Improved Access, Safety and Flood Control King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Issaquah Schools Foundation Emergency Supplies for Issaquah School District Students King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,500.00
Redmond Citizen Corps Council Redmond ARES Fire Station Radios and Team Safety/Identity King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trails Improving Volunteer Safety in the Mountains to Sound Greenway King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Vashon Be Prepared Modernization/Upgrade Vashon EOC King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000.00
Washington’s National Park Fund Safety Training and Protective Gear for Staff and Visitors on Mount Rainier King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
YMCA of Greater Seattle - Sammamish Branch Emergency equipment needs and staff training for the New Y in Sammamish, WA King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Kids Discovery Museum Growing Up Safe and Prepared - New Program Development Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Martha and Mary Lutheran Services Child Care Center Safety--New Handrails and Gates Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
South Kitsap Fire and Rescue Volunteer Association Fire Nozzle Replacement Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Washington Explorer Search and Rescue Emergency/First Responders Communication Upgrade Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000.00
Central Washington University Foundation Earthquake and Tsunami Science and Preparedness Workshop for Middle-School Science Teachers in the Puget Sound Region Kittitas Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000.00
Economic Development Coalition of Kittitas County Comprehensive Emergency Response Plan Kittitas Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Community Enrichment for Klickitat County Goldendale Community Emergency Radio Klickitat Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $8,000.00
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Emergency Two-Way Radios for Clubs and Schools Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000.00
Safe Streets Campaign Safe Neighborhoods for Culturally Diverse Residents Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
Community Action of Skagit County Skagit Community Volunteer Mobilization: Skagit Volunteer Center & COAD (Community Organizations Active in Disaster) Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000.00
Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation Mount Vernon School District Emergency Preparedness Project Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000.00
Imagine Childrens Museum Emergency Exit Door Hardware Replacement Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $3,000.00
Washington Explorer Search and Rescue Critical Equipment Update and Replacement Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000.00
Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Foundation Community Engagement in Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500.00
        $162,500.00
Other Grants
Organization Project Summary County Sector Amount Awarded
Young Mens Christian Association of Wenatchee Scholarships for low income children to receive swimming lessons.
Chelan Human Services $1,000.00
Blue Mountain Counseling of Columbia County Summer Youth Program (SYP)
Columbia Human Services $2,000.00
Eastside Pathways Student Resiliency and Summer Safety through Extended Learning
King Education & Workforce Development $5,000.00
Environmental Fund of Washington   Earthday Everyday: Empowering the Conservation Community
King Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship $10,000.00
The Northwest Railway Museum Railway Education Center
King Arts & Culture $5,000.00
Hope in Christ Ministries DBA The Coffee Oasis HOPE INC Job Training Program
Kitsap Education & Workforce Development $2,500.00
Washington State Smile Partners Dental Hygiene Dispatch Van
Kitsap Human Services $2,500.00
Sertoma Inc The Twin Cities Sertoma (SHARP) Hearing Aid Bank.
Lewis Human Services $2,000.00
Communities in Schools of Lakewood WA Site coordination at Clover Park High School - School for at risk students
Pierce Education & Workforce Development $1,000.00
Foundation for Tacoma Students Summer Learning Access Fund
Pierce Human Services $10,000.00
Mom and Me Mobile Medical Clinic Mom and Me Mobile Medical Clinic
Pierce Human Services $2,500.00
Together ClubHouse
Thurston Education & Workforce Development $4,000.00
Young Womens Christian Association of Olympia The Other Bank - distributes hygience and household cleaning products.
Thurston Human Services $2,500.00
        $50,000.00

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2014 grant recipients

October 2014 grants
Organization Emergency Preparedness And Safety Request County Sector Amount Awarded
4 X 4 Rescue Council Inc Command Van power and communications infrastructure and installation King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
American Red Cross Of King And Kitsap Counties Safe in the Sound Business Continuity Disaster Planning King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $50,000
Boys And Girls Clubs Of King County AED Units for Youth King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Cancer Lifeline Of King County Safety Equipment and Training King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
Chelan-Douglas County Community Action Council Inc Retired Senior Volunteer Recruitment Program of North Central Washington Chelan Human Services $2,500
City Of Anacortes Fidalgo Island Mobile Cert Volunteer Program Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Columbia County Senior Center Fall Prevention and Care Classes for Seniors Columbia Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,500
Community Builders Growth enrichment activities rock (G.E.A.R) and Creative recreational after-school happenings (C.R.A.S.H) for children at risk Kittitas Education & Workforce Development $2,500
Community Enrichment For Klickitat County Klickitat County New Search & Rescue Canine (dog) Klickitat Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Deception Pass Park Foundation Repair park emergency rescue and aid response boat Island Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
El Centro De La Raza Agency Emergency Supplies Update King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,446
Food Lifeline Community Emergency Relief Program and Emergency Preparedness Supplies King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000
Garfield County Exterior Safety Lighting Garfield Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,293
Hope Heart Institute Athletes Take Heart - Sudden Cardiac Arrest Training Program King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,000
Hopelink AEDs Purchase for Service Centers King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $2,985
Kidsquest Childrens Museum Emergency Safety Equipment King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,500
King County Search And Rescue Association Washington State SAR Annual State-wide Volunteer Training Program King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000
Kittitas County Search & Rescue Command and Logistics Vehicle Kittitas Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $25,000
Lummi Island Community Association Lummi Island Fire Department Emergency Generator Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $20,000
Navos Security cameras to improve safety for youth and adults with serious mental health issues who are living in poverty. King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
North Cascade K-9 Training and Annual Certification of K-9 Teams Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,560
Northwest Horseback Search And Rescue Search and Rescue Equipment and Supplies King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,500
Northwest Kidney Centers Natural Gas Emergency Generator King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $20,000
Point Defiance Zoological Society Eye-to-Eye Shark Dive for Wounded Warriors Pierce Human Services $5,000
Point Roberts Emergency Preparedness Point Roberts Auxiliary Communications Service Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,500
Puget Sound Heart Project The Heart of Tacoma Schools Sudden Cardiac Arrest Education Program Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Regional Special Vehicles Unit ATV TRAILERS  King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Renton Emergency Communication Service Hazard Leader Communication Training King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
Saint Martins University Public Safety During Disaster - Emergency Generator for Campus Communication System Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,000
Seattle Childrens Theatre Association Emergency Digital Two-Way Portable Radios King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $6,251
Skagit Search & Rescue Council Equipment Trailers and Gear Skagit Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $15,000
Snohomish Community Food Bank Emergency Generator Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Snohomish County Volunteer Search & Rescue Unit Inc Search and Rescue Equipment and Communications Support Snohomish Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
South Puget Sound Mobile Search And Rescue Red Hawk Communication Equipment Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $5,000
Tabor 100 Green Energy Scholarship King Education & Workforce Development $7,000
Tacoma-Pierce County Blood Bank Bloodmobile Refurbishment Pierce Human Services $10,000
The Chehalis Foundation Summer Stem Academy Program Lewis Education & Workforce Development $5,000
Thurston County Food Bank Emergency Generator Purchase and Installation for a Food Bank Distribution Center Thurston Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $25,000
Treehouse Treehouse - The Wearhouse, Program Supplies King Human Services $1,500
Vashon Allied Arts Inc Emergency Electric Power Shelter King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $20,000
Voice Of Vashon Expand/Enhance Vashon Emergency Communications King Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Washington State Historical Society Living In the Shadows: Volcanoes in Washington State, educational exhibit on disaster preparedness Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Western Forest Industries Museum Cardiac Emergency Preparedness Training and AED's Lewis Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $4,200
Whatcom Volunteer Center Volunteer Mobilization Center of Whatcom County providing reception and referral volunteers to agencies in need during disasters. Whatcom Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $7,000
Ymca Of Pierce And Kitsap Counties Video Serviellance System Pierce Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $10,000
Young Womens Christian Assoc YWCA ALIVE-Outreach, Education, & Violence Prevention / YWCA Girls Conference Kitsap Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness $9,000
Total $453,235

April 2014 grants
Organization Emergency Preparedness & Safety Request County Amount Awarded
Alpha Supported Living Services Emergency Kits to Developmental Disabled King $2,500
Assistance League of the Eastside Assault Survivor Kits King $3,000
Bellevue College Foundation Emergency Preparedness Program King $10,000
Camp Korey Safety and Accessibility Projects Improvements King $5,000
Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation Health and Safety Fair Snohomish $2,500
Catholic Community Services of King County Disaster Supplies and Preparedness Programs King $5,000
Centerforce Personal Security for Developmentally Disabeled Pierce $5,000
College of Engineering, UW STEM Program Support King $5,000
EarthShare Washingon 2015 Earth Day Corporate Challenge Program  King $10,000
Edmonds Driftwood Players Inc Automatic Fire Alarm System Snohomish $2,500
Friends of the Cedar River Watershed Volunteer Leadership in Public Restoration Events King $5,000
Friends of the NW Weather and Avalanche Center Professional Observer Program Support King $5,000
Garfield Elementary School Emergency First Aid Backpacks Thurston $500
Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center Emergency Education & Preparedness Program (EEPP) King $2,000
Highline Medical Center Foundation Upgraded Emergency Communication System  King $5,000
Imagine Children's Museum Emergency Two-Way Radios Snohomish $3,500
Mount Vernon School District Emergency Kits for Safe Schools Skagit $3,000
Mary's Place Seattle Homeless Family Support Services King $5,000
North Cascades Institute Emergency Preparedness Radio Project Skagit $4,750
Northwest Washington Fair Safety Walkway Lighting  Whatcom $5,000
Pacific Lutheran University Emergency Notification Plan  Pierce $15,000
Peace Health St. Joseph Medical Center Disaster Readiness 201 Workshop Whatcom $8,500
Pierce County Search & Rescue Replace broken, lost, and aging equipment Pierce $10,000
Pomeroy Babe Ruth AED devices for baseball fields Garfield $2,000
Pomeroy Spinners Community Organization Handicap Exit Doors Garfield $2,500
Providence Hospice and Home Care  Lifeline HomeSafe for Seniors Snohomish $2,000
Puget Sound Blood Center Facilities Disaster and Emergency Preparedness  King $10,000
Quality Behavioral Health  Summer Youth Program Garfield $1,000
Redmond Citizen Corp Council (RCCC) Uniforms for Community Safety Outreach Patrol  King $3,000
Safe Crossings Foundation Camp Erin-King County for Grieving Children King $2,500
Safe Kids Thurston County Home and Infant Safety for Child Care Providers Thurston $4,000
Senior Services for South Sound Meals On Wheels Emergency Meals Thurston $6,000
Skagit Mountain Rescue Unit Rescue Gear Replacement Skagit $9,000
Skagit Valley College Foundation Safe & Secure Project at Skagit Valley College Skagit $5,900
Smithwright Services Adult Program Disaster Preparedness Snohomish $2,500
Sound Salmon Solutions Watershed Education Program Snohomish $2,500
Tacoma Mountain Rescue Unit Truck Replacement Pierce $20,000
The Nature Conservancy in Washington Skagit Delta Farms, Fish and Flood Initiative  King $7,500
The Salvation Army Generator for Hans K. Lemcke Emergency Lodge Thurston $16,000
Thurston County Special Operations Rescue  Replacement Heavy Rescue Apparatus Thurston $20,000
University of Washington Foundation Tacoma Math, Science and Leadership Program Pierce $5,000
USO Northwest Operation Enduring Support King $5,000
Vadis Group Supported Employment Tools Pierce $2,000
Valley Cities Counseling Mental Health Aid  King $2,000
Washington FIRST Robotics FIRST Lego League Championship STEM King $5,000
Washington's National Park Fund Mount Rainier Volunteer Safety Radios  King $5,000
Wenatchee Valley YMCA Low income children swimming lessons Chelan $1,500
Whidbey General Hospital Foundation Safety Training and Equipment for Rural Hospital  Island $5,000
Youth Services of Kittitas County Mentor Program Kittitas $2,500
$272,150

2014 United Way Grants Amount Awarded
United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Cowlitz County $2,500
United Way of Island County $10,000
United Way of King County $20K directed to American Red Cross $50,000
United Way of Kitsap County $20,000
United Way of Central Washington (Kittitas) $8,000
United Way of Lewis County $5,000
United Way of Pierce County $25,000
United Way of Skagit County $20,000
United Way of Snohomish County $21,000
United Way of Thurston County $25,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
Total $215,000

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2013 grant recipients

October 2013 grants
Organization Request County Award Amount
American Red Cross of King and Kitsap  Safe in the Sound Small Business Continuity Planning King $50,000
Arlington Community Food Bank Disaster Supplies Storage Space  Snohomish $10,000
Bellevue Rotary Foundation Safety Handrails for Inspiration Playground Project King $15,000
Bellingham Childcare & Learning Completion of Safety Fence for Young Children   Whatcom $3,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Emergency Radios for Clubs and Schools Pierce $15,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of Thurston County Emergency Preparedness Training for the Staff  Thurston $2,500
Broadway Center for the Performing Arts Safety Improvements for Theatre Pierce $2,500
Central Kitsap Medic One Foundation Fire & Rescue Equipment Kitsap $5,000
Central Washington University Foundation Seismic & Emergency Preparedness Kittitas $15,000
Community Action of Skagit County Adult Education Program for non-English Speakers Skagit $5,000
Community Enrichment for Klickitat County Goldendale Soup Kitchen Klickitat $2,500
EarthCorps EarthCorps Critical Safety Planning, Training and Gear King $5,000
Ellensburg Downtown Association Emergency Public Announcement Sound System  Kittitas $10,000
Family Renewal Shelter Emergency Escape, Rescue & Relocation Program Pierce $2,000
FISH Food Bank of Puyallup Valley Install Heating System Pierce $1,600
FISH Food Banks of Pierce County Mobile Food Bank  Pierce $5,000
Friends of KEXP Generator for emergency broadcast and disaster response King $5,000
Garfield County Super Citizens Nutrition Program Garfield $2,500
Greater Maple Valley Community Center Emergency Shelter & Warming Station  King $10,000
Hope in Christ Ministries DBA the Coffee Oasis Job Training Program for Homeless Kitsap $3,000
Housing Hope Fire Alarm System  Snohomish $7,500
Kids Discovery Museum Safety and Preparedness Training Kitsap $3,500
King County Sexual Assault Resource Center Family Services Program King $3,000
Lake Washington Institute of Technology Emergency Response Operating Center King $5,000
Life Safety Charity Fund DBA West Pierce Cares Emergency Response Team Disaster Preparedness Pierce $5,000
Medic One Foundation Vial of L.I.F.E. (Life-saving Information for Emergencies)   King $5,000
Mount Vernon High School Mount Vernon High School FIRST Robotics Program Skagit $2,500
Mountain View Community Center Emergency Generator Upgrade Pierce $5,000
Northwest Disaster Search Dogs Dog Location and Communication Equipment Pierce $5,000
Operation Nightwatch Project Readiness: CPR/First Aid Training and Support  King $2,500
Pacific Ballroom Dance Studio Fire Safety and Energy Efficiency Upgrades King $1,500
Regional Special Vehicles Unit Radios to support SAR & OEM King $8,000
Rochester United Methodist Church Emergency Shelter Service Thurston $5,100
Rotary Club of Ellensburg Foundation Elmira Hotel Building Safety Improvements Kittitas $1,500
Rotary First Harvest Donations Transportation of Produce from the Fields King $5,000
Safe Streets Campaign Ethnically diverse emergency safety training.  Pierce $2,500
SafePlace Crisis Intervention and Advocacy Services for Survivors Thurston $5,000
SARTECH Command and Communication Vehicle Replacement King $20,000
Seattle Childrens Hospital Foundation Water Safety Education and Lifejacket Giveaway Program King $2,500
Senior Services Meals on Wheels Program for Seniors King $3,000
Senior Services of Island County South Whidbey Center generator Island $7,500
Service Corps of Retired Executives Association  Small Business Continuity Training King $5,000
Skagit River Bald Eagle Awareness Team Interpretive Center Support Skagit $5,000
Skagit-Whatcom Pacific Northwest Trail  Emergency medical response equipment   Skagit $2,300
Snohomish Co. Volunteer Search & Rescue Unit  Team Development, Equipment Upgrades  Snohomish $15,000
Sound Mental Health Children's Domestic Violence Response Team Program King $5,000
South Puget Sound Mobile Search And Rescue Redhawk Situational Awareness Microphones Thurston $5,000
Tacoma Art Museum - Tacoma Life Saving Protocol Pierce $2,000
The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust Middle Fork Snoqualmie Visitor Safety Improvements King $2,500
Together Family Library Nights Thurston $1,000
Together Center Multiple language Information Screen King $2,000
Whatcom County Search and Rescue  Swiftwater Rescue Training Whatcom $15,000
World Vision Remote Area Emergency Preparedness and Response Pierce $10,000
YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties Camp Seymour Two-way Radio Upgrade Pierce $5,000
Youth Eastside Services Youth Anti-Violence Initiatives & Anti-Bullying Programs  King $5,000
YWCA of Olympia FORKids Hygiene Kits Thurston $5,000
      $360,000

April 2013 grant recipients
Organization Emergency Preparedness & Safety Request County Award Amount
American Red Cross - Snohomish County Family Disaster Relief Fund Snohomish $5,000
Bellevue College Foundation Emergency Preparedness for campus safety King $10,000
Bellingham Technical College Foundation Emergency Communications System Whatcom $10,000
Blue Mountain Artisans Guild Chair Lift for Handicap Students Garfield $1,000
Bonney Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church Disaster & Warming Shelter Pierce $7,500
Boyer Childrens Clinic Emergency Preparedness King $3,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of King County North Seattle Disaster Planning & Preparedness King $5,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County Emergency Preparedness Skagit $5,000
Center for Human Services Disaster Preparedness King $5,000
Communities in Schools of Lakewood WA Tech Wizards Program Pierce $1,000
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services Whatcom County 24 Hour Helpline Whatcom $2,500
East County Senior Center Panic Alarm System Snohomish $830
Friends of the NW Weather and Avalanche Center Avalanche Education King $4,000
Hero House Disaster Preparedness King $5,000
Imagine Childrens Museum Emergency Preparedness Plan 2013 Snohomish $3,000
Jovita Baptist Church Community Disaster Relief Center Pierce $5,000
Kent Youth and Family Services Head Start & ECEAP Programs King $2,500
Life Support Rescue Equipment Kittitas $10,000
Martha and Mary Lutheran Services Automatic Transfer Switch Replacement Kitsap $2,500
Metropolitan Development Council Security System Pierce $2,500
North Cascade K-9 Training & Certification of K-9 Teams Skagit $4,900
Northshore Schools Foundation Emergency Preparedness Support Snohomish $2,500
Olympic Mountain Rescue Technical Rescue Rigging Training Kitsap $3,900
Overlake Hospital Foundation  Emergency Preparedness training King $10,000
Pediatric Interim Care Center Inc Infant Withdrawal Program King $1,000
Pierce County Search and Rescue Council Search and Rescue Conference Pierce $15,000
Pomeroy Community Center Heart to Heart for Families Garfield $1,000
Quality Behavioral Health Program for at-risk children  Garfield $1,000
Renton Technical College RTC  Emergency Operations Center  King $10,000
Safe Crossings Foundation Camp Erin for Grieving Children King $2,000
Seabeck Christian Conference Center Centennial Campaign, Juniper Meeting House Kitsap $2,500
Skagit Co. Fire Chiefs Association Emergency Services Equipment Skagit $10,000
Skagit Search & Rescue Council Inflatable rescue craft  Skagit $6,800
Smithwright Estates Disaster Preparedness Snohomish $2,500
Snohomish County Parks Department Medical Reserve Corps Snohomish $2,500
South Sound Young Mens Christian Association Facility-Wide Public Address System Thurston $2,000
St James Episcopal Church St James Red Cross Shelter King $3,000
Tacoma Area Coalition of Individuals with Disabilities Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities Pierce $2,000
Thorp Mill Town Historical Preservation Society Monitored Fire Alarm System Kittitas $3,500
Village Theatre Safety Program and Emergency Preparedness Plan King $2,500
Voice of Vashon Emergency Broadcast System King $5,000
Washington Explorer Search and Rescue Search and Rescue Van Thurston $15,000
$198,930

United Way 2013 grants
County Award Amount
United Way of Chelan & Douglas Counties $6,000
United Way of Cowlitz/Wahkiakum Counties  $2,500
United Way of Island County $10,000
United Way of King County $50,000
United Way of Kitsap County $20,000
United Way of Central Washington
(United Way of Kittitas County and United Way of Yakima)
$6,000
United Way of Lewis County $5,000
United Way of Pierce County $25,000
United Way of Skagit County $20,000
United Way of Snohomish County $21,000
United Way of Thurston County $25,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
  $213,000

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2012 grant recipients

The Foundation distributed more than $523,000 in grants to organizations in our service and operations areas in 2012.

The following grants were awarded


October 2012 grant recipients
Organization Request County Award Amount
American Red Cross - Apple Valley Chapter Community Preparedness Education Chelan $6,000
YMCA of Wenatchee Summer Camp Scholarships Chelan $1,000
Touchet Valley Arts Council Emergency Access Installation for Theatre Dressing Rooms Columbia $2,000
Garfield County Safety Enhancements for the Eastern WA Agricultural Museum Garfield $3,500
South Whidbey Schools Foundation Community Emergency Response Team Courses Island $9,000
Veterans Resource Center Remodel the American Legion building Island $5,000
Whidbey Island Hospital Foundation Fire Alarm Upgrade for Hospital Island $5,000
Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Island County Microsoft Office 2010 for seven (7) laptop computers Island $1,500
Helping Hand of South Whidbey Emergency Shelter Fund Island $1,000
King County Search and Rescue Replacement of Rattlesnake Mountain SAR/HAM Communications Radio Relay Repeater King $20,000
The Rotary Club of Snoqualmie Valley Generator for Snoqualmie Valley Emergency Warming Shelter King $20,000
Puget Sound Blood Center and Program Emergency Preparedness Plan King $14,000
Seattle Childrens Theatre Association Fire Curtain Rigging System King $11,500
Lake Washington Institute of Technology Emergency Operating Center Readiness King $10,000
SARtech King County Explorer Search and Rescue Communication Vehicle Replacement King $10,000
Catholic Community Services of Western Washington Upgrade facility first aid/disaster preparedness King $9,000
Greater Maple Valley Community Center Upgrading to become an Emergency Shelter & Warming Station King $7,500
Des Moines Legacy Foundation Emergency Readerboard for Safety Information Sharing King $7,000
ARC-King County Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities King $5,000
Camp Korey Risk Management, Safety Improvements, and ADA Access for Programs for Children with Serious Medical Conditions King $5,000
Greater Redmond Emergency Preparedness Committee CERT Supply Vault for deployment, training, and public education King $5,000
Seattle Childrens Hospital Foundation Water Safety Education and Lifejacket Giveaway Program King $5,000
The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust Middle Fork Snoqualmie River Basin Recreational Access Improvements King $5,000
Vashon Allied Arts Inc Emergency Electrical Power (Sheltering & Emergency Response) King $5,000
Westside Baby Child Equipment Safety Program King $5,000
Woodland Park Zoological Society Emergency Response Equipment Upgrade King $5,000
Navos Improving Safety with Security Cameras King $4,000
Seeds4success-Vashon Vashon Time Bank King $2,500
Skykomish Historical Society Move museum to the Maloney Store Building King $2,500
Hearing Speech & Deafness Center Emergency Education & Preparedness Program King $2,000
Rotary First Harvest Rotary District 5030 Food Distribution King $2,000
Senior Services Meals on Wheels King $2,000
Vashon-Maury Island Land Trust Ivy Free Vahson King $1,000
Kittitas County Search & Rescue 2013 Washington State Search & Rescue Conference classes Kitittas $15,000
Economic Development Group of Kittitas Co High Angle and Rope Rescue Training Kitittas $10,000
Washington Explorer Search and Rescue Mobile Logistics Support Unit  Kitsap $20,000
The Bloedel Reserve Water Pump Generator
Kitsap $7,500
Central Kitsap Medic One Foundation Education & Training for EMS personnel Kitsap $3,000
RMH Services Services for mental health treatment Kitsap $3,000
Bremerton Services Association 110 Emergency Meals on Wheels Bags Kitsap $2,000
Upper Kittitas County Senior Center Storage Facility for Emergency Facility  Kittitas $4,000
Community Enrichment for Klickitat County Repair, construct, modify public facilities for community workshops  Klickitat $2,500
World Vision Disaster Preparedness and Response Program for Western Washington Pierce $10,000
Safe Streets Campaign Safe Neighborhoods community-based prevention  Pierce $7,500
Point Defiance Zoological Society Fire Doors for the South Pacific Aquarium at PDZA Pierce $5,000
Rainier Hills Christian Fellowship Emergency Shelter Pierce $5,000
Tacoma Urban League Digital Connectors Pierce $5,000
Life Safety Charity Fund DBA West Pierce Cares Community Emergency Response Team Disaster Preparedness Pierce $4,000
Washingtons National Park Fund Safety Campaign for Mount Rainier, North Cascades, and Olympic National Parks  Search and Rescue Programs Pierce $4,000
Pierce County 4 x 4 Search & Rescue Handheld Radio Refit Pierce $2,500
Pierce County Medical Reserve Corps Operation readiness for community assistance during disasters  Pierce $2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Bremerton Teen Center Pierce $2,000
Family Renewal Shelter Temporary Home Program Pierce $2,000
Helping Hand House Homeless Prevention/Diversion and Rapid Re-housing Pierce $1,000
Skagit Valley College Fdn Emergency and First Aid Supplies for Head Start Classrooms Skagit $3,000
Arlington Community Food Bank Arlington Community Food Bank Snohomish $3,000
Cascade Valley Hospital Health Foundation Emergency Simulation Manikin Snohomish $2,500
LCSNW - Lake Stevens Family Center Healthy Families Project Snohomish $1,500
South Puget Sound Mobile Search and Rescue Narrow banding Communications Project Thurston $2,500
Rochester United Methodist Church Rochester Community Closet Thurston $650
Whatcom Community Foundation New Ferndale Library Capital Campaign Project Whatcom $5,000
      $334,650

April 2012 grant recipients
Organization Request County Award Amount
American Heart Assoc. Pacific Mountain CPR Anytime Training in Rural Puget Sound Communities King $10,000
American Red Cross Islands Chapter Local Family Disaster Relief Fund Island $2,000
American Red Cross Mt. Baker Chapter Disaster Response Program Whatcom $10,000
Capital Land Trust Conservation Registry Thurston $3,500
City of Issaquah Police Department  Reconnaissance Robotics Integration Project King $5,000
Clothes for Kids Gently Used Clothes for Students Snohomish $1,500
Cocoon House U-Turn Drop-In Center Snohomish $2,500
EarthCorps Climate Action Month King $3,000
Eastside Domestic Violence Program Emergency Shelter King $2,000
Faith Harvest Helpers Distribution of Excess Food for Emergencies Thurston $2,500
Faith in Action Emergency Kits for Seniors King $2,000
Food Lifeline Safety and Emergency Relief King $10,000
Foundation for Care Management Shape Up Vashon Safety & Health Program King $2,500
Friends of the Manchester Library Children's Learning Kitsap $1,000
Friends of the NW Weather and Avalanche Center  Avalanche Awareness King $2,500
Hope in Christ Ministries Oasis Center-Poulsbo Kitsap $2,500
Issaquah Citizens Corps Council Emergency Prepardness Training King $3,500
Kidsquest Childrens Museum Family Safety Education Program King $5,000
Kitsap Co Department of Emergency Management Warming Station Kitsap $20,000
Medic One Foundation Medic One Paramedic Training King $3,000
Nick of Time Foundation Anyone Can Save A Life - SCD screening King $4,000
North Kitsap Fishline Food for Thought Weekend Backpacks Kitsap $2,500
Northshore Schools Foundation Emergency Preparedness for Wellington, Eastridge & Sunrise Elementary Schools Snohomish $2,500
NW Therapeutic Riding Center Safety preparedness trainings Whatcom $1,500
Operation Homefront Inc.  Emergency Financial Assistance King $2,500
Pierce College Foundation Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success Pierce $3,000
Pomeroy Community Center Safety at the Seeley Garfield $3,500
Safeplace  Crisis Intervention and Advocacy Services Thurston $2,500
Senior Services of Island Co.  Emergency Preparedness for Seniors Island $4,000
Skagit Valley Hospitality House  Emergency and Safety support Skagit $5,000
South Fork Valley Community Assoc.  Emergency Access Unit for LPFM radio station KAVZ Whatcom $2,000
Teatro Zinzanni Emergency Awareness Training King $2,000
The Nature Conservancy of WA Floodplains by Design Restoration King $2,500
Thurston County Food Bank Generator for emergency distribution center Thurston $7,500
Together Family Library Nights Thurston $1,000
University of Washington Foundation Harborview Burn Prevention and Safety training King $15,000
Vashon Youth and Family Services VIVA - assistance for low income families and individuals. King $2,000
Vision House Safety & Emergency Preparedness King $2,500
Washington Information Network
2-1-1
Disaster Response for Pierce and Thurston counties Thurston $20,000
Washington Poison Center Poison Prevention King $5,000
Washington State University Foundation Weather Station Island $2,000
Young Women's Christian Association Alternatives to Living in a Violent Environment Shelter Kitsap $2,000
      $188,500

2012 United Way recipients
County Award Amount
United Way of Chelan & Douglas Counties $6,000
United Way of Cowlitz/Wahkiakum Counties  $2,500
United Way of Island County $10,000
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $2,500
United Way of King County $70,000
United Way of Kitsap County $20,000
United Way of Central Washington
(United Way of Kittitas County and United Way of Yakima)
$6,000
United Way of Lewis County $5,000
United Way of Pierce County $25,000
United Way of Skagit County $20,000
United Way of Snohomish County $21,000
United Way of Thurston County $25,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
  $235,500

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2011 grant recipients

The Foundation distributed more than $700,000 in grants and employee matching funds to organizations in our service and operations areas in 2011.

The following grants were awarded

October 2011 grant recipients
Organization County Award Amount
5th Avenue Theatre Association King $2,500
American Red Cross of King and Kitsap Counties King $10,000
American Red Cross of Snohomish County Snohomish $5,000
Archdiocesan Housing Authority King $2,000
Arlington Community Food Bank Snohomish $5,000
Assistance League of Everett Washington Snohomish $1,000
Atlantic Street Center King $3,000
Bainbridge Island Land Trust Kitsap $2,500
Bellevue Family YMCA King $2,500
Bellevue Police Foundation King $15,000
Bellevue Youth Theatre Foundation King $10,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Pierce $5,000
Boys and Girls Clubs of Thurston County Thurston $2,500
Cares of Washington King $3,000
Center for Human Services King $10,000
Church of Mary Magdalene King $7,500
City Year Seattle/King County King $4,000
Climate Solutions King $5,000
Communities in Schools of Washington State King $3,000
Conservation Northwest Whatcom $1,500
Earthcorps King $4,000
Eastside Interfaith Social Concerns Council King $4,000
Everett Community College Foundation Snohomish $1,500
Footloose Sailing Association King $1,000
Fusion-Friends United to Shelter the Indigent Oppressed and Needy King $1,000
Garfield County Garfield $10,000
Garfield County Food Bank Garfield $2,500
Greater Everett Community Foundation Snohomish $5,000
Greenbank Farm Island $4,000
Highline Medical Center Foundation King $2,500
Interfaith Community Health Center Whatcom $3,000
Junior Achievement of Washington King $5,000
King County Sexual Assault Resource Center King $4,000
Maryhill Museum of Art Klickitat $5,000
Mount Vernon High School Skagit $1,000
Nami Washington Thurston $2,500
National Assistance League King $3,000
North Kitsap Trails Association Kitsap $3,000
Northwest Indian Colleges Whatcom $5,000
Olive Crest King $2,000
Operation Nightwatch King $4,000
Pediatric Interim Care Center Inc King $3,500
Pierce College Foundation Pierce $5,000
Plymouth Housing Group King $7,500
Pomeroy School District #110 Garfield $1,000
Port Gamble Sklallam Foundation Kitsap $1,000
Puget Sound Restoration Fund Kitsap $1,500
Quality Behavioral Health Garfield $3,000
Readiness to Learn Whidbey Foundation Island $3,000
Rebuilding Together South Sound Pierce $2,000
RMH Services Kitsap $5,000
Rochester Organization of Families Thurston $2,500
Ryther King $4,000
Seashare Kitsap $4,000
Senior Services for South Sound Thurston $2,500
Senior Services of Snohomish County Snohomish $2,000
Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group Skagit $2,500
Skagit Pre-School Association and Resource Center Skagit $1,000
Skagitonians to Preserve Farmland Skagit $5,000
South Whidbey Good Cheer Inc Island $3,000
Sustainable Connections Whatcom $2,000
Teen Feed King $4,500
The Mountains to Sound Greenway Tr. King $5,000
The Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center Whatcom $2,000
Together Center King $2,500
United Church of Christ Kitsap $1,000
Vashon Island Community Care King $2,000
Village Green Foundation Kitsap $1,500
Voice of Vashon King $15,000
Wenatchee Food Bank Chelan $1,000
Youth Eastside Services King $4,000
Total grants $272,500

April 2011 grant recipients
Organization County Award Amount
American Red Cross - Snohomish County Chapter Snohomish $3,500
Arlington Kids Kloset Snohomish $1,000
Arts Council of Snohomish County Snohomish $2,500
Bethany of the Northwest Snohomish $1,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of Snohomish County Snohomish $1,500
Brigid Collins House Skagit $2,500
Burlington Rotary Foundation Skagit $2,500
Children's Museum of Tacoma Pierce $1,500
City Fruit King $1,500
Coast Guard Family and Friends Holiday Stockings for Homeless King $1,500
Corporate Council for the Arts King $30,000
Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame Association Kitittas $1,000
Family Works King $1,000
Greater Maple Valley Community Center King $1,500
Habitat for Humanity International Inc Kitsap $2,500
Helping Hand House Pierce $1,500
Islandwood Kitsap $2,500
Jefferson Land Trust Jefferson $1,000
Mount Baker Theatre Whatcom $2,500
Museum of History and Industry King $2,000
Nature Vision Inc King $1,500
Neighborhood House Incorporated King $1,500
North Kitsap Fishline Kitsap $2,000
North Seattle Community College Education Fund King $1,500
Northshore Youth Services King $1,000
Pike Market Senior Center King $1,000
Port Townsend Marine Science Society Fort Worden State Park Jefferson $2,000
Public Education Foundation for the Edmonds School District Snohomish $1,500
Safe Crossings Foundation* King $2,500
Safe Streets Campaign Pierce $2,000
Save Habitat and Diversity of Wetlands Organization King $1,000
Seattle Parks Foundation King $2,500
Skagit County Community Action Agency Skagit $2,500
Society of St. Vincent De Paul; St. Olaf and St. Peter's Churches Kitsap $1,000
Starlight Children's Foundation King $1,000
Tacoma Urban League Pierce $3,500
The Martinez Foundation King $1,500
Toddler Learning Center Association Island $1,500
Treehouse King $2,000
Union Gospel Mission Association of Olympia Thurston $1,500
University of Washington Foundation King $2,000
Vadis Pierce $1,000
Vashon Youth and Family Services King $2,000
Vashon-Maury Island Land Trust King $1,000
Visiting Nurse Foundation Whatcom $2,500
Visiting Nurse Home Care Whatcom $2,500
Way Back Inn Foundation King $2,000
Wenatchee Art on the Avenues Chelan $1,500
Western Washington University Foundation Whatcom $15,000
Whidbey Children's Theater Island $2,000
Work Force Development Resource Center Snohomish $2,000
Young Mens Christian Association of Wenatchee Chelan $1,000
Young Womens Christian Association of Olympia Thurston $1,500
Young Womens Christian Association of Tacoma and Pierce County Pierce $2,000
Total grants $137,500

2011 United Way recipients
United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Cowlitz County $2,500
United Way of Island County $10,000
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $5,000
United Way of King County $70,000
United Way of Kitsap County $20,000
United Way of Central Washington
(United Way of Kittitas County and United Way of Yakima)
$6,000
United Way of Lewis County $5,000
United Way of Pierce County $25,000
United Way of Skagit County $20,000
United Way of Snohomish County $21,000
United Way of Thurston County $22,500
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
Total $235,500

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2010 grant recipients

The Puget Sound Energy Foundation awarded more than $640,000 to 161 nonprofits throughout Washington in 2010. See all recipients in the tables below.

October 2010 grant recipients
Organization Sector City County Award Amount
American Red Cross - Mt. Baker Chapter Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Bellingham Whatcom $5,000
Arc-King County Human Services Seattle King $5,000
Art Museum On Bainbridge Island Arts & Culture Bainbridge Island Kitsap $2,500
Assistance League Of Seattle Washington Human Services Seattle King $1,000
Auburn Symphony Association Arts & Culture Auburn King $1,000
Ballet Northwest Arts & Culture Olympia Thurston $1,000
Bellevue Family Ymca Arts & Culture Bellevue King $2,500
Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Southwest Washington Human Services Olympia Lewis $1,500
Big Brothers-Big Sisters Of Island County Human Services Oak Harbor Island $2,000
Boyer Children's Clinic Human Services Seattle King $1,000
Boys & Girls Clubs Of South Puget Sound Education & Workforce Development Tacoma Pierce $2,000
Bremerton Symphony Association Inc Arts & Culture Bremerton Kitsap $1,000
Bridgeways Human Services Everett Snohomish $2,500
Capital Clubhouse Human Services Olympia Thurston $1,000
Central Washington University Foundation Education & Workforce Development Ellensburg Kittitas $1,000
Chinatown International District Preservation And Development Assoc Human Services Seattle King $2,000
Chris Elliott Fund Human Services Redmond King $2,000
Cocoon House Human Services Everett Snohomish $1,000
Communities In Schools Of Tacoma Education & Workforce Development Puyallup Pierce $1,000
Communities In Schools Of Washington State Education & Workforce Development Federal Way King $1,500
Concrete High School Education & Workforce Development Concrete Skagit $2,500
Dayton Development Task Force Civic & Economic Development Dayton Columbia $1,000
Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault Services Of Whatcom County Human Services Bellingham Whatcom $2,500
Eastside Domestic Violence Program Human Services Bellevue King $2,000
Federal Way Symphony Orchestra Arts & Culture Federal Way King $1,000
Ferndale Food Bank Human Services Ferndale Whatcom $2,500
Franciscan Foundation Washington Human Services Tacoma Pierce $4,000
Friends Of The Port Townsend Library Education & Workforce Development Port Townsend Jefferson $2,000
Fusion-Friends United To Shelter The Indigent Oppressed And Needy Human Services Federal Way King $1,500
Garfield County  Civic & Economic Development Pomeroy Garfield $10,000
Garfield County Super Citizens Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Pomeroy Garfield $2,500
Giraffe Project Inc Education & Workforce Development Langley Island $1,000
Girl Scouts Of Western Washington Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle Pierce $1,500
Greater Everett Community Foundation Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Everett Snohomish $2,500
Griefworks - A Bereavement Resource Human Services Auburn King $2,000
Guemes Island Fire Department Dist 17 Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Guemes Island Skagit $2,500
Habitat For Humanity International Inc Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Tukwila King $1,000
Habitat For Humanity International Inc Human Services Tacoma Pierce $2,500
Habitat For Humanity International Inc -East King County Chapter Human Services Redmond King $1,500
Hands On Children's Museum Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Olympia Thurston $4,000
Heartbeat Serving Wounded Warriors Human Services Snohomish Snohomish $2,000
Helping Hand Of South Whidbey Arts & Culture Langley Island $1,500
Hero House Human Services Bellevue King $2,500
Hope In Christ Ministries Human Services Bremerton Kitsap $5,000
Housing Hope Human Services Everett Snohomish $2,000
Imagine Children's Museum Arts & Culture Everett Snohomish $1,500
International Humanities Center Human Services Freeland Island $2,500
Jefferson County Community Foundation Human Services Port Townsend Jefferson $1,500
King County Sexual Assault Resource Center Human Services Renton King $2,000
Kitsap Humane Society Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Silverdale Kitsap $2,500
Mule Deer Foundation Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Pomeroy Garfield $3,000
Museum Of Glass Arts & Culture Tacoma Pierce $2,500
Navos Human Services Seattle King $3,000
Northern Kittitas County Historical Society Arts & Culture Cle Elum Kittitas $5,000
Northwest Economic Council Foundation - Whatcom County Civic & Economic Development Bellingham Whatcom $5,000
Northwest Harvest Human Services Seattle King $10,000
Pacific Northwest Trail Association Education & Workforce Development Sedro Wooley Skagit $2,000
People For Puget Sound Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $2,500
Pomeroy Community Center Arts & Culture Pomeroy Garfield $1,500
Pomeroy School District #110 Education & Workforce Development Pomeroy Garfield $1,000
Reflection Park At Fort Lewis Human Services Fort Lewis Pierce $3,000
Rmh Services Human Services Bremerton Kitsap $3,500
Rochester Organization Of Families Human Services Rochester Thurston $3,000
Safeplace Human Services Olympia Thurston $2,000
Seashare Human Services Bainbridge Island Kitsap $2,500
Seattle Master Builders Association Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bellevue King $2,000
Seeds Of Hope Human Services Yelm Thurston $1,000
Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Mt. Vernon Skagit $4,500
Skagit Pre-School Association And Resource Center Human Services Mt. Vernon Skagit $1,500
Snohomish County Council Of The Society Of St Vincent De Paul Human Services Everett Snohomish $1,500
South Whidbey Commons Education & Workforce Development Langley Island $2,000
South Whidbey Good Cheer Inc Human Services Langley Island $2,000
Touchet Valley Arts Council Arts & Culture Dayton Columbia $1,000
Unidentified Moving Objects Company Inc Human Services Vashon Island King $1,500
United Communities Aids Network Human Services Olympia Thurston $1,000
Valley Arts United Arts & Culture Puyallup Pierce $1,500
Vashon Allied Arts Inc Arts & Culture Vashon Island King $7,000
Virginia Mason Health System Human Services Seattle King $3,000
West Sound Wildlife Shelter Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bainbridge Island Kitsap $2,500
Whidbey Island Center For The Arts Arts & Culture Langley Island $2,500
White Center Emergency Food Association Human Services Seattle King $2,000
Wild & Scenic Institute Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $1,000
Wonderland Developmental Center Human Services Kenmore King $1,000
Youth Eastside Services Human Services Bellevue King $4,000
Total grants $202,500

April 1, 2010 grant recipients
Organization Sector City County Award Amount
5th Avenue Theatre Association Arts & Culture Seattle King $2,500
Anacortes Parks Foundation Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Anacortes Island $10,000
Assistance League of Everett Washington Human Services Everett Snohomish $1,000
Audubon Washington Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $1,500
Bellevue Boys & Girls Club Human Services Bellevue King $2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of Whatcom Co. Human Services Bellingham Whatcom $1,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston Co. Education & Workforce Development Tumwater  Thurston $1,000
Central Stage Theatre of County Kitsap Arts & Culture Silverdale Kitsap $2,000
Centrum Foundation Arts & Culture Port Townsend Jefferson $2,000
Child Care and Educational Services Human Services Olympia Thurston $1,000
Childrens Museum of Tacoma Arts & Culture Tacoma Pierce $1,000
City of Bellevue Arts Program Arts & Culture Bellevue King $1,500
City of Enumclaw Arts & Culture Enumclaw King $1,500
Communities in Schools Puyallup Education & Workforce Development Puyallup Pierce $1,000
Corporate Council for the Arts Arts & Culture Seattle King $20,000
Downtown Emergency Service Center Human Services Seattle King $1,500
Earthcorps Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $1,500
East County Senior Center Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Monroe Snohomish $750
El Centro De La Raza Human Services Seattle King $2,000
Food Lifeline Human Services Shoreline King $4,000
Foundation for Private Enterprise Education Education & Workforce Development Federal Way King $3,000
Friends of KEXP Arts & Culture Seattle King $1,000
Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Issaquah King $2,500
Friends of Youth Human Services Redmond King $1,500
Gathering Place Human Services Port Hadlock Jefferson $1,000
Greater Maple Valley Community Center Human Services Maple Valley King $1,500
Growing Places Farm & Energy Park Education & Workforce Development Centralia Lewis $1,000
Helping Link Human Services Seattle King $500
Islandwood Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bainbridge Island Kitsap $5,000
Jefferson County Historical Society Education & Workforce Development Port Townsend Jefferson $1,000
Jumping Mouse Childrens Center Human Services Port Townsend Jefferson $1,000
K-12 Ventures Human Services Vashon King $1,000
King County Library System Foundation Education & Workforce Development Issaquah King $2,500
Kirkland Interfaith Transitions in Housing Human Services Kirkland King $1,000
Kittitas County Historical Society Inc. Arts & Culture Ellensburg Kitittas $2,000
KUOW — Puget Sound Public Radio Human Services Seattle King $2,500
Lewis County Literacy Council Education & Workforce Development Centralia Lewis $1,500
Little Red School House Inc. Human Services Everett Snohomish $1,000
Maryhill Museum of Art Arts & Culture Goldendale Klickitat $1,000
Medical Teams International Human Services Redmond King $25,000
Northwest Parks Foundation Human Services Woodinville King $1,500
Olympia Symphony Orchestra Arts & Culture Olympia Thurston $1,000
Pacific Northwest Ballet Association Arts & Culture Seattle King $2,500
Pediatric Interim Care Center Inc Human Services Kent King $2,500
Pike Market Senior Center Human Services Seattle King $2,500
Puget Sound Blood Center and Program Human Services Seattle King $3,000
Rotary First Harvest Human Services Seattle King $1,250
Safe Streets Campaign Civic & Economic Development Tacoma Pierce $2,500
Seattle Milk Fund Education & Workforce Development Seattle King $1,000
Senior Services of Island County Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Langley Island $2,500
Senior Services of Snohomish County Human Services Mukilteo Snohomish $1,500
Snohomish Artist Guild Arts & Culture Everett Snohomish $1,000
South Kitsap Helpline Human Services Port Orchard Kitsap $500
Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia Arts & Culture Olympia Thurston $1,000
United Way of Thurston County Education & Workforce Development Olympia  Thurston $1,000
University of Washington Foundation - Tacoma Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Tacoma Pierce $2,000
Vashon Youth and Family Services Human Services Vashon Island King $2,500
Visiting Nurses Personal Services Human Services Bellingham Whatcom $3,000
Whatcom County Council on Aging Inc. Human Services Bellingham Whatcom $3,000
Whidbey Island Hospital Foundation Human Services Coupeville Island $1,000
Woodland Park Zoological Society Education & Workforce Development Seattle King $2,500
Total grants $155,000

2010 United Way grant recipients

The following grants were awarded to United Ways in 2010

United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Columbia Gorge $2,500
United Way of Cowlitz County $2,500
United Way of Island County $6,500
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $10,500
United Way of King County $70,000
United Way of Kitsap County $14,000
United Way of Central Washington
(formerly United Way of Kittitas County)
$5,500
United Way of Lewis County $3,500
United Way of Pierce County $20,000
United Way of Skagit County $10,500
United Way of Snohomish County $8,500
United Way of Thurston County $20,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,500
United Way of Whatcom County $15,000
Total $197,500

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2009 grant recipients

The Puget Sound Energy Foundation awarded more than $600,000 to 121 nonprofits throughout Washington in 2009. See all recipients in the tables below.

October 1, 2009 grantees
Organization Sector City County Award Amount
American Red Cross Snohomish County Chapter Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness Everett Snohomish $3,500
Associated Ministries Human Services Tacoma Pierce $2,500
AtWork! Human Services Bellevue King $3,000
Back Packs for Kids Human Services Goldendale Klickitat $1,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Island County Human Services Oak Harbor Island $2,500
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Washington Human Services Bellingham Whatcom $2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $2,500
Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit County Education & Workforce Development Mount Vernon Skagit $5,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Human Services Tacoma Pierce $3,000
Citizens for a Healthy Bay Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Tacoma Pierce $2,500
City Year Seattle/King County Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $3,000
College Success Fund Education & Workforce Development Seattle King $25,000
Communities in Schools of Orting Education & Workforce Development Orting Pierce $1,000
Concrete School District Education & Workforce Development Concrete Skagit $5,000
Dayton Historic Depot Arts & Culture Dayton Columbia $1,500
Environmental Science Center Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Burien King $2,500
Friends of the Trail Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship North Bend King $2,000
Future of Flight Foundation Education & Workforce Development Mukilteo Snohomish $2,000
Great Peninsula Conservancy Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bremerton Kitsap $5,000
Habitat for Humanity of Kitsap County Human Services Bremerton Kitsap $2,500
Helping Hand House Human Services Puyallup Pierce $1,500
HorsePower! Therapeutic Riding Program Human Services Olympia Thurston $1,000
Jefferson Arts Alliance dba Northwind Arts Alliance Arts & Culture Port Townsend Jefferson $2,500
Junior Achievement of Washington Education & Workforce Development Seattle King $3,500
Kids Discovery Museum - "KiDiMu"  Education & Workforce Development Bainbridge Island  Kitsap $2,500
Kitsap Family YMCA Human Services Bremerton Kitsap $3,000
Lake Wilderness Arboretum Foundation Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Maple Valley King $2,000
Lifelong AIDS Alliance Human Services Seattle King $2,500
Make-A-Wish Foundation of AK, MT, N.ID & WA Human Services Seattle  King $2,500
Medical Teams International Human Services South Puget Sound King $25,000
Morningside Human Services Olympia Thurston $4,000
Mt. Adams Resource Stewards Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Glenwood Klickitat $1,500
MultiCare Health Foundation Human Services Tacoma Pierce $3,500
Multi-Service Center Human Services Federal Way King $7,000
Northern Kittitas County Historical Society Arts & Culture South Cle Elum Kitittas $5,000
Northwest Burn Foundation Human Services Seattle King $1,000
Northwest Harvest Human Services Seattle King $10,000
Out of the Woods Human Services Olympia Thurston $1,500
Overlake Hospital Foundation Human Services Bellevue King $3,000
Overlake Service League Human Services Bellevue King $2,500
Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program Human Services Seattle King $1,500
Point Defiance Zoological Society Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Tacoma Pierce $15,000
Pomeroy School District Education Pomeroy Garfield $3,000
Port Townsend Marine Science Center (AKA Society) Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Port Townsend Jefferson $3,000
Puget Sound Restoration Fund Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bainbridge Island Kitsap $2,000
RMH Services Human Services Bremerton Kitsap $3,500
SeaShare Human Services Bainbridge Island Kitsap $2,000
Sharing Security Human Services Woodinville King $2,000
Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Mount Vernon Skagit $3,500
Skagit River Bald Eagle Awareness Team Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Concrete Skagit $3,000
Sound Mental Health Human Services Seattle King $2,500
The Student Conservation Association, Inc. Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Seattle King $3,000
Toddler Learning Center Human Services Oak Harbor Island $2,000
Tommy Thompson Trail Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Skagit Whatcom $10,000
Treehouse Human Services Seattle King $3,500
University of Washington Women's Center Education & Workforce Development Seattle King $2,000
Vashon Youth and Family Services Human Services Vashon King $2,500
Western Washington University Education & Workforce Development Bellingham Whatcom $3,000
White River Valley Museum Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Auburn King $2,000
WWU Foundation (for Huxley College of the Environment a WWU) Sustainability & Environmental Stewardship Bellingham Whatcom $5,000
Youth Eastside Services Human Services Bellevue King $4,000
YWCA of Olympia Human Services Olympia Thurston $4,000
Total grants $244,500

January - April 1, 2009 grantees
Organization Sector County Award Amount
American Red Cross - Mt. Baker Chapter Emergency Preparedness Skagit $3,000
ArtsFund Arts & Culture King $20,000
Assistance League of Seattle (ALS) Human Services King $1,000
Assistance League of the Eastside Human Services King $2,000
Childhaven Human Services King $2,500
Children's Hospital Foundation Emergency Preparedness King $20,000
Children's Museum of Tacoma Arts & Culture Pierce $1,000
Clinton Progressive Association Emergency Preparedness Island $5,000
Cocoon House Human Services Snohomish $1,000
Columbia County Senior Citizens Human Services Columbia $5,000
Conservation Northwest Environment Kittitas $1,000
EarthCorps Environment King $1,000
ECHHO (Ecumenical Christian Helping Hands Organization) Human Services Jefferson $1,500
Ferndale Food Bank Human Services Whatcom $3,500
Friends of the Hylebos Environment King $2,000
FUSION - Friends United to Shelter the Indigent, Oppressed and Needy Human Services King $2,000
Garden-Raised Bounty (GRuB) Human Services Thurston $1,000
Garfield County Food Bank Human Services Garfield $3,000 + $1,800 challenge grant
Greater Maple Valley Community Center Human Services King $2,500
Harlequin Productions Arts & Culture Thurston $1,000
Holly Ridge Center Human Services Kitsap $2,000
Human Response Network Human Services Lewis $1,000
K-12 Ventures Education King $1,000
KidsUp! Human Services Kitsap $1,500
Kindering Center Human Services King $1,000
King County Library System Foundation Emergency Preparedness King $1,500
KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio (KUOW) Environment King $5,000
Lake Stevens Senior Center Human Services Snohomish $1,000
Lewis County Work Opportunities Services Human Services Lewis $1,000
Lydia Place Human Services Whatcom $2,000
Music Aid Northwest Arts & Culture Kitsap $1,500
Pacific Lutheran University Education Pierce $2,000
Renton Area Youth and Family Services (RAYS) Human Services King $2,500
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Environment Skagit $1,500
Sound Experience  Environment Jefferson $1,500
Tacoma Art Place Arts & Culture Pierce $1,000
The Soup Ladies Emergency Preparedness King $1,500
UW Bothell Business Development Center Education King $2,000
Vadis Human Services Pierce $2,000
Washington Agriculture and Forestry Education Foundation Education Kittitas $1,500
Wenatchee Art Education Consortium Arts & Culture Chelan $2,000
Whidbey Island Share a Home WISH Human Services Island $2,500
Total $119,300

2009 United Way grant recipients

The following grants were awarded to United Ways in 2009:

United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Columbia Gorge $2,000
United Way of Island County $6,300
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $10,500
United Way of King County $70,000
United Way of Kitsap County $14,000
United Way of Kittitas County $5,500
United Way of Lewis County $3,150
United Way of Pierce County $20,000
United Way of Skagit County $10,500
United Way of Snohomish County $8,500
United Way of Thurston County $20,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,100
United Way of Whatcom County $15,000
Total $193,550

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2008 grant recipients

The Puget Sound Energy Foundation awarded more than $600,000 to 73 nonprofits throughout Washington in 2008. See all recipients in the tables below.

October 1, 2008 grantees
Organization Sector County Award Amount
Blue Mtn Heritage/Columbia County Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Memorial off Hwy 12 Arts & Culture Columbia $2,500
CWU Foundation Arts & Culture Kittitas $2,500
Eastside Domestic Violence Program (EDVP) Human Services King $2,500
First Place Human Services King $3,000
Friends of Youth Human Services King $2,500
Helping Hand House Human Services Pierce $2,000
Jefferson Land Trust Environmental Jefferson $2,500
Maple Valley Food Bank & Emergency Services Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness King $5,000
Medical Teams International Human Services King $25,000
National Parks Conservation Association Environmental King $5,000
Northwest Burn Foundation Human Services King $1,000
Northwest Harvest Human Services King $5,000
Page Ahead Children’s Literacy Program Education Skagit $1,000
Peninsula College Foundation Education Jefferson $5,000
Resource Distribution Council Human Services Pierce $2,500
ROOF Community Services Human Services Thurston $4,000
Rotary First Harvest Human Services King $1,000
Senior Services of Island County Human Services Island $5,000
Skagit Land Trust Environmental Skagit $5,000
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, St. Olaf & St. Peter’s Churches Human Services Kitsap $2,500
St. Vincent de Paul of Snohomish County (SVDP) Human Services Snohomish $2,000
Urban Waters Environmental Pierce $2,000
Washington Trails Association Environmental King $1,500
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts Arts & Culture Island $30,000
Total $120,000

January - April 1, 2008 grantees
Organization Sector County Award Amount
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Thurston County Human Services Thurston $1,000
Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue Human Services King $5,000
Capital Playhouse Arts & Culture Thurston $1,000
Centrum Arts & Culture Jefferson $5,000
Clover Park Technical College Education Pierce $2,000
College Success Foundation Education King $25,000
Corporate Council for the Arts dba ArtsFund Arts & Culture King $25,000
EarthCorps Environmental King $3,000
Enumclaw Plateau Historical Society Arts & Culture King $1,000
Experience Music Project/Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame Arts & Culture King $1,000
Foundation for Private Enterprise Education Education King $5,000
Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery Environmental King $2,600
Green River Community College Education King $1,500
Habitat for Humanity of Kitsap County Education Kitsap $1,000
HorsePower! Therapeutic Riding Program Human Services Thurston $1,000
KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio Environmental King $5,000
Lake Washington Schools Foundation Education King $2,000
Northwest Therapeutic Riding Center Human Services Whatcom $1,000
Olympic Ballet Theatre Arts & Culture Snohomish $3,000
Overlake Service League Human Services King $1,500
Pacific Lutheran University Environmental Pierce $2,500
Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council Education Thurston $3,000
Partnership for Learning Education King $5,000
People for People Human Services Kittitas $2,000
Plug in Olympia Environmental Thurston $2,000
Puget Sound Blood Center Human Services King $25,000
Seattle Parks Foundation Environmental King $5,000
Shoreline Public Schools Foundation Education King $2,000
Skagit River Bald Eagle Awareness Team Environmental Skagit $5,000
Skagit County Community Action Agency Education Skagit $7,000
Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia Arts & Culture Thurston $1,000
The Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust Environmental King $10,000
Washington's National Park Fund Environmental King $2,000
YMCA of Greater Seattle Human Services King $25,000
Total $189,100

2008 United Way grant recipients

The following grants were awarded to United Ways in 2008

United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $6,000
United Way of Columbia Gorge $2,000
United Way of Island County $6,300
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $10,500
United Way of King County $105,000
United Way of Kitsap County $15,800
United Way of Kittitas County $6,300
United Way of Lewis County $3,150
United Way of Pierce County $27,300
United Way of Skagit County $10,500
United Way of Snohomish County $12,600
United Way of Thurston County $25,200
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,100
United Way of Whatcom County $20,000
Total $252,750

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2007 grant recipients


October 1, 2007 grantees
Organization Sector County Award Amount
Pacific Northwest Ballet Arts & Culture King $8,000
King County Library System Foundation Public Safety & Emergency Prep King $5,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound Human Services Pierce $5,000
Vashon House Hold Civic & Economic King $4,500
Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group Environmental Skagit $4,000
LAW Fund & the Campaign for Equal Justice Human Services King $4,000
Standing Ovation Arts & Culture King $3,500
Leadership Eastside Civic & Economic King $3,500
American Red Cross - Mt. Baker Chapter Public Safety & Emergency Prep Whatcom $3,000
People For Puget Sound Environmental King $3,000
Northwest Harvest/EMM Human Services King $3,000
Harlequin Productions Arts & Culture Thurston $2,500
Tacoma Art Museum Arts & Culture Pierce $2,500
Friends of third Place Commons Civic & Economic King $2,500
Des Moines Area Food Bank Public Safety & Emergency Prep King $2,000
Highline Community College Foundation Environmental King $2,000
Auburn Youth Resources Human Services King $2,000
Cocoon House Human Services Snohomish $2,000
Northwest Center Human Services King $2,000
Pope's Kids Place Human Services Lewis $2,000
City of Enumclaw Arts & Culture King $1,000
Lynden Heritage Foundation dba Lynden Pioneer Museum Arts & Culture Whatcom $1,000
Mount Baker Theatre Arts & Culture Whatcom $1,000
Child Care Resources Education King $1,000
Seattle Works Environmental King $1,000
Northwind Arts Alliance Human Services Jefferson $1,000
Ryther Child Center Human Services King $1,000
Skagit Adult Day Care Human Services Skagit $1,000
Treehouse Human Services King $1,000
Total $75,000

June 1, 2007 grantees
Organization Sector County Award Amount
Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust Environmental King $10,000
First Place Human Services King $7,500
Elder and Adult Day Services Human Services King $5,670
Eastside Domestic Violence Program Human Services King $5,000
Human Response Network Human Services Lewis $5,000
Intercommunity Mercy Housing Human Services Thurston $5,000
Island County Readiness to Learn Human Services Island $5,000
Left Foot Organics Human Services Thurston $5,000
Mary Bridge Children's Foundation Human Services Pierce $5,000
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Environmental Thurston $5,000
Greater Maple Valley Community Center Human Services King $3,000
Nikkei Concerns Human Services King $3,000
St. Vincent de Paul of Snohomish County Human Services Snohomish $3,000
YWCA Human Services Pierce $2,500
Little Red Schoolhouse Human Services Thurston $1,099
Total $70,769

June 1, 2007 Capital grant recipients
Organization Sector County Award Amount
YMCA of Greater Seattle Human Services King $25,000
Plymouth Housing Group Human Services King $10,000
Seattle Aquarium Society Environmental King $10,000
Suquamish Foundation Arts & Culture Kitsap $10,000
The Northwest Railway Museum Arts & Culture King $10,000
YWCA Bellingham Human Services Whatcom $10,000
Friends of Issaquah Salmon Hatchery Environmental King $9,231
Friends of Roslyn Library Arts & Culture Kittitas $5,000
Habitat for Humanity of East King County Human Services King $5,000
Olympia Union Gospel Mission Human Services Thurston $5,000
PenMet Foundation Environmental Pierce $5,000
Total Capital $104,231

March 1, 2007 grantees

Sixteen nonprofit organizations received grants totaling $163,500 as part of the funding round which closed March 1, 2007. These grant awards support charitable programs in four Washington counties: King, Kitsap, Pierce, and Whatcom.

Organization Sector Award Amount
Washington Information Network 2-1-1/WIN 211 Human Services $40,000
ArtsFund Arts & Culture $25,000
Northwest African American Museum Education $25,000
KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio Public Affairs $25,000
IslandWood Environmental $20,000
EarthCorps Environmental $5,000
Pediatric Interim Care Center Human Services $4,000
Washington Trails Association Environmental $3,000
Washington Business Week Education $2,500
Bainbridge Youth Services Human Services $2,500
Kindering Center Human Services $2,500
Rotary First Harvest Human Services $2,500
Youth Advocates Human Services $2,500
Communities In Schools of Seattle Education $1,500
Communities In Schools of Renton Human Services $1,500
Vadis Human Services $1,000
Total $163,500

2007 United Way grant recipients

The following grants were awarded to United Ways in 2007

United Way of Chelan and Douglas County $5,000
United Way of Island County $6,000
United Good Neighbors of Jefferson County $10,000
United Way of King County $100,000
United Way of Kitsap County $15,000
United Way of Kittitas County $6,000
United Way of Lewis County $3,000
United Way of Pierce County $26,000
United Way of Skagit County $10,000
United Way of Snohomish County $12,000
United Way of Thurston County $24,000
United Way of Walla Walla County $2,000
United Way of Whatcom County $19,000
Total $238,000

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