Community Foundation for Southwest Washington



The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington collaborates with philanthropists from all walks of life, and manages charitable gifts of all sizes. Turn to us when you are ready to start a charitable fund, identify tax-effective giving strategies, learn about our community's most pressing needs, create a charitable legacy, support your favorite cause, or engage your family in philanthropy.

Web Address

www.cfsww.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @CFSWW

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Recent News from Community Foundation for Southwest Washington


Compromise reached in name of park donated by Ed and Dollie Lynch
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... Lynch in 2002 to the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington. The city of Vancouver purchased the property for $1 million that same...more

Vancouver finds compromise in 'Lynch Park' naming debacle
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The Community Foundation of Southwest Washington continues to dole out grants on their behalf. The couple donated the land near their...more

Give More 24! sets record with close to $2.9 million in donations
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Community Foundation for Southwest Washington announced its results from the Give More 24! Campaign. Clark County donors set a record for...more

Philanthropy hits new heights in Clark County
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Despite the economic downturn and restrictions resulting from the coronavirus pandemic, philanthropy appears to be alive and well in Clark...more

Local nonprofits aim to raise $2 million during Give More 24!
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As a result, the Community Foundation decided to waive registration fees for the 2020 event. “From raising funds to delivering services, nonprofits...more

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington announces first set of 2020 Focus Grants
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The grants aim to disrupt the local cycle of intergenerational poverty through basic human needs, educational attainment and asset building....more

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington raises more than $4 million for coronavirus ...
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A $300,000 grant came from the Vancouver-based M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, which itself is contributing millions to groups responding to the...more

Cowlitz Family Health Center receives $1 million federal grant
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The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington awarded its third round of COVID-19 response grants to programs this week to support...more

Community Foundation announces first round of COVID-19 grants, foundation annual June ...
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On March 26, the foundation announced a total of $552,000 for its first grants as part of the SW Washington COVID Response Fund, which...more

Community Foundation grants, scholarships open until March 31
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“Scholarships have become an increasingly important source of financial aid for students and families,” a Community Foundation press release...more

Geographic Focus

Clark County, WA
Cowlitz County, WA
Skamania County, WA

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Village Capital announced the winners of the $50,000 prize awarded to social entrepreneurs who don’t “self-define as social  entrepreneurs”. The winners didn’t start out thinking of themselves as social enterprises.




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