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November 8 2022

Give Methow Raises over $800,000 for Local Nonprofits

Give Methow has raised $801,947 for 40 Methow Valley nonprofits – a record-breaking amount for the annual campaign hosted by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington. Give Methow is ...
Planned Giving Event at Pybus University

October 11 2022

Community Foundation of NCW and Pybus University Present the Benefits of Giving

The Community Foundation of NCW is partnering with Pybus University for a special presentation, “Do Well by Doing Good: The Multifarious Benefits of Altruism” on Tuesday, October 25th at 7:00pm ...

September 20 2022

Grants Available for Wenatchee Valley Make A Difference Day Projects

Applications Due September 30 Wenatchee Valley Make a Difference Day is Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, and the Community Foundation of NCW has grants of up to $200 are available to ...

August 17 2022

Community Foundation of NCW Awards Over $1.1M in Scholarships

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $1,123,900 to 216 students across North Central Washington and beyond – the largest award amount to date. The Foundation now manages over 130 ...

August 11 2022

Community Foundation of NCW Welcomes New Methow Valley Fund Advisory Board Members

The Community Foundation of NCW selected new members for the Methow Valley Fund Advisory Board: Donn Linnertz, Sara Steele, Kelly Wiest, and Jacob Young. The Methow Valley Fund was established ...

August 4 2022

Community Foundation Awards $402,000 in Grants to NCW Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $402,000 in Regional Impact Grants (RIG) to nonprofits addressing community needs and enhancing the quality of life in Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan counties. ...

July 6 2022

Community Foundation of NCW Awards $100,000 in Methow Valley Fund Game Changer Grants

In its first year of awarding the Methow Valley Fund Game Changer Grant, the Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $75,000 to Jamie’s Place and $25,000 to the Methow Valley ...

May 3 2022

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 ...

March 31 2022

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 ...

February 3 2022

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 ...

January 10 2022

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 ...

January 5 2022

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 ...

November 8 2021

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 ...

November 3 2021

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 ...

November 3 2021

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, ...

August 16 2021

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 ...

August 11 2021

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 ...

July 15 2021

Strategic Consulting Grants Awarded to 14 Nonprofits

The Nonprofit Practices Institute (a partnership between the Community Foundation of NCW and the Icicle Fund) has funded Strategic Consulting Grants to 14 nonprofits across the region. The Strategic Consulting ...

May 18 2021

Hugs for Healthcare Heroes Final Distribution

The Hugs for Healthcare Heroes campaign has made its third and final “Hug in a Mug” distribution, resulting in 1,696 healthcare heroes at Confluence Health, Columbia Valley Community Health, Cascade ...

May 12 2021

Confluence Health and Wenatchee Valley Medical Group Announce Grant Program

Confluence Health and the Wenatchee Valley Medical Group (WVMG) have teamed up to launch the Community Partnership Fund, a program focused on advancing local initiatives that contribute to the health ...

January 12 2021

Give NCW Raises $561,189 for NCW Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW is pleased to announce that $561,189 has been raised to benefit 60 nonprofit organizations across the region through Give NCW. Give NCW is an annual ...

December 11 2020

Hugs for Healthcare Heroes to Support Healthcare Workers and Local Businesses

The Community Foundation of NCW has partnered with several local agencies to show support for local healthcare workers and local businesses through the Hugs for Healthcare Heroes campaign. Hugs for ...

November 24 2020

Community Foundation of NCW Awards $735,725 in Grants to Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $735,725 in grants to several nonprofit organizations through its retooled grant programs and community partnerships. The foundation’s grant programming has been updated to ...

November 13 2020

Community Foundation Receives $1.7M Bequest to Benefit Methow Valley

Ken Westman and his beloved dog, Snoopy. The Community Foundation of NCW has received a $1.7M bequest that will support Methow Valley nonprofits in perpetuity through the Methow Valley Fund. ...

November 6 2020

Give Methow Raises over a Half Million for Methow Valley Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW’s Give Methow campaign has raised $522,204 for 36 Methow Valley nonprofits – over $200,000 more than last year. Give Methow is an annual crowdfunding campaign ...

Yesterday we were honored with a visit from the Rotary Club and their delegates from Kazakhstan. They came to learn how nonprofit organizations provide charitable services for their communities. When the Soviet Union dissolved in 1991, Kazakhstan became its own republic. For the first 30 years, government was just focused on making sure people had food to eat and basic needs. This generation is now building out institutions and social services for their country. “We’re filling in the gaps”, they shared. They were so engaging and inspiring and we look forward to following their progress in building strong communities! ... See MoreSee Less
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We're happy to announce the FIVE winners of Give NCW's 2nd Funday Monday. 💚 Eloise Barshes❤️ Teresa Boushay💚 Diana Honeywell❤️ Grace Larsen💚 Kathleen LinscottCongratulations to the winners who each gifted $1,000 to their chosen organizations! You can go here to see where they donated: cfncw.org/givencwresults/. Give NCW has raised over $170k so far and there are 3 more Funday Mondays to take part in! Stay tuned...And a big thank you to our Director of Communications, Jennifer Dolge, for being our drawer today! ... See MoreSee Less
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Do you love doing good and drinking beer? If so, today is your day! All Day long, @taproom_by_hellbent will donate $1 for every Hellbent Pint & $2 for every "Pint to Go" (glassware included, availability limited) to Give NCW. They open at noon! Learn more and RSVP: fb.me/e/3FINYYN5f ... See MoreSee Less
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Kaylin Bettinger, Executive Director at Upper Valley MEND, shares her appreciation for our giving community throughout the Give NCW campaign and beyond. ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us at München Haus in Leavenworth tonight from 4 PM - close. They are donating 25% of all sales to Give NCW. Sounds like a great reason to enjoy a brat and beer for dinner. All are welcome. 🌭🍺 ... See MoreSee Less
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It's our 2nd Funday Monday of #GiveNCW 2022! Donate $10 or more today at www.GiveNCW.org and your name will be entered to win $1,000 on Give NCW any way you choose. And remember, a donation to "Give to All" is matched 100%, up to $50,000! We'll pick five winners later this week so stay tuned... ... See MoreSee Less
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Give NCW is all about JOY. Stop by Wenatchee's Festival of Trees to check out the Give NCW tree which is adorned with ornaments that represent the 72 nonprofit organizations participating in Give NCW. 🎄 ... See MoreSee Less
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We hope you'll join us next week for a couple fun, fundraising events for Give NCW!🍺 Benevolent Night at München Haus: December 6th, 4-8 PM🍺 Do Good. Drink Beer at The Taproom By Hellbent Brewing: December 7th, All Day We hope to see you there! ... See MoreSee Less
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Tenoch Mandujano

Scholarship Recipient

"My father was a migrant agricultural worker who eventually started his own cherry and apple orchard. [He] told me if I wanted to live a better life, I had to get an education. I plan on starting a career with the Chelan PUD with a passion for renewable energy and in turn give back to my parents and community for supporting my dreams.”

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Chelan Douglas Volunteer Attorney Services

REGIONAL IMPACT GRANT RECIPIENT

The Regional Impact Grant provided funds to hire a Housing Justice and Outreach Coordinator to visit rural and underserved areas. Rosie’s bilingual and bicultural skills and experience have increased equity of service. Rosie is building partnerships with local organizations through events such as the Columbia Valley Community Health’s Back to School Drive, as well as posting yard signs.

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Aero Methow Rescue Service

STRATEGIC CONSULTING GRANT RECIPIENT

Due to being rural, remote, and geographically isolated Aero Methow Rescue Service must be prepared to do more than respond to emergencies. We have become a healthcare partner who fills gaps in service.  This program allows our board the time and ability to work with a Strategic Planner to modify our plan to address those gaps.

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