Methow Valley Fund Seeks New Advisory Board Members

The Community Foundation of NCW is currently seeking new members to serve on the Methow Valley Fund Advisory Board. The Methow Valley Fund (MVF) supports nonprofit and community agencies with programs that address community needs in the Methow Valley. The MVF Advisory Board aims to represent a broad and diverse cross section of the community,…

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The Community Foundation of NCW Awards $97,000 in Grants from the Methow Valley Fund, Announces New Game Changer Grant

The Community Foundation of NCW Awards $97,000 in Grants from the Methow Valley Fund, Announces New Game Changer Grant The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $97,000 in grants from the Methow Valley Fund to 23 local nonprofits to provide core operating support or funding for specific projects. The grants are made possible by gifts…

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Community Foundation Awarded Over $1.7M in Covid Relief

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded a total of $1,759,157 in Covid relief since the Spring of 2020 for North Central Washington nonprofits. In November 2020, the foundation reported awarding $726,720 and since then has made final distributions of $1,032,437 in Covid relief grants. “Once the pandemic hit, we retooled our grant programs to…

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Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Community Foundation of NCW is now accepting scholarship applications for students who plan to attend community college, university, or trade school in Fall 2022. Over 130 scholarships are available to high school seniors, current college students, and non-traditional students, each with unique criteria and award amounts. Most scholarships seek to support students who have…

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Give NCW Raises $666,869 for NCW Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW is pleased to announce that $666,869 has been raised to benefit 62 nonprofit organizations across the region through Give NCW. Give NCW is an annual online fundraising campaign hosted by the Community Foundation from Thanksgiving Day through December 31st. This year, Give NCW was open to any 501c3 charitable organization…

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Employee Retention Credit Webinar for Nonprofits

Does your nonprofit organization have employees? Did Covid affect your organization? If you answered yes to those questions you should know about the Employee Retention Credit (ERC). Join Charlie Miracle from Cordell Neher & Co on to learn how your nonprofit organization can access these funds. The ERC can provide significant relief for your organization…

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Give Methow Raises Over $650,000 for Local Nonprofits

Give Methow has raised $654,375 for 38 Methow Valley nonprofits – a record-breaking amount for the annual campaign hosted by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington. Give Methow is an online fundraising campaign to support Methow Valley nonprofits throughout the month of October. Any 501c3 nonprofit or fiscally sponsored organization located within the Methow…

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Helping Hands for Youth Grant to Fund Learning Recovery

Application Deadline December 15 The Community Foundation of NCW is now accepting applications for the Helping Hands for Youth Grant – a new, one-time grant opportunity for K-12 public schools, nonprofits, and community-based organizations addressing unfinished learning and learning recovery due to the pandemic. NPR, Harvard University, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation recently released…

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Community Foundation’s Regional Impact Grant Reopens

Awarded Quarterly (First Quarter Due September 30) The Community Foundation of NCW has reopened its Regional Impact Grant (RIG), the largest funding opportunity for nonprofits in the region. The RIG has been on-hold for the last two years as the Foundation retooled its grantmaking and changed criteria to respond to the impacts of nonprofits during…

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Community Foundation of NCW Awards over $1M in Scholarships

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $1,061,700 in scholarships to 228 students from North Central Washington and beyond – the largest award amount and number of student recipients to date. The Foundation now manages over 120 scholarships established by individuals, families, and businesses from across the region who care deeply about supporting local students’…

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