News & Events

2017 County Fair Match!

03 Aug 2017, written by

All Fair-goers are invited to visit the San Juan Island Community Foundation’s Fair booth next week in the main hall to learn about and boost support of nine special community projects.  The Community Foundation is pleased to match 50 cents on every dollar raised until each project goal has been reached! The community projects featured […]

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Friday Harbor Elementary School PTO – Pie Booth Remodel

27 Jun 2017, written by

The Friday Harbor Elementary School PTO pie booth structure was built in the 1970s as a means for the organization to fund-raise in the summer during the County Fair. The booth must be rebuilt as a mobile structure that can be driven on to the fairgrounds for the County Fair each year. A grant was […]

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Wolf Hollow – Harbor Seal Pup Rehabilitation

27 Jun 2017, written by

Wolf Hollow was awarded a grant to resume its rehabilitation program for small marine mammals in 2017. The funds will be used to purchase fish, vitamins, specialized formula and medical supplies to treat 5 injured and orphaned harbor seal pups. The majority of injured and orphaned animals, such as harbor seal pups, come to Wolf […]

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PADs – Training for Canine Detection of Parkinson’s Disease

27 Jun 2017, written by

PADs stands for Parkinson’s Alert Dogs. PADs for Parkinson’s was awarded a grant for financial support for Phase II of the project, which is to pay for training materials, brochure prep and printing and rent expenses. The project depends on having a contained physical location in which to work the dogs and store training samples […]

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Paideia Classical School – Scholarship Funds

27 Jun 2017, written by

For the last 16 years, Paideia has had 30 families in need of financial aid. For 10 years, they have utilized a third-party evaluator (Family Financial Needs Assessment) and Independent School Management Financial Aid for School Tuition (ISMFAST) to provide the school with financial aid recommendations. Paideia has been providing ISMFAST’s scholarship recommendation, up to […]

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San Juan Community Theatre – Up Close

27 Jun 2017, written by

Up Close is an art project that pairs local artists with elders on San Juan Island. Composers, playwrights, choreographers, and poets will meet weekly with elder partners. The artists gather stories and engage their elder-partners directly in the creation of original creative work. The Community Theatre was awarded a grant for the process itself and […]

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Hospice of San Juan – Caregiver & Volunteer Training

27 Jun 2017, written by

Hospice of San Juan regularly provides caregiver training to its volunteers, since one of its primary services is caregiver respite. While providing caregiver respite, they have witnessed non-licensed, or informal, caregivers in homes who need such training to protect themselves and their clients from injury. Additionally, they receive frequent requests from families for paid caregivers, […]

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SJICF Awards $164,000 in College Scholarships for 2017-2018

15 Jun 2017, written by

Twelve graduating seniors from Friday Harbor High School and one graduating senior from Spring Street International School were awarded scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year from two different funds held at the San Juan Island Community Foundation. Inskeep Legacy Scholarship Fund Isabella Brown, Santa Clara University, $3,000 Eli Cooper-West, University of Washington, $3,000 Griffin Cuomo, […]

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2017 Inskeep Scholarship Application Deadline

15 Feb 2017, written by

Inskeep Scholarship Application Deadline Date: May 10, 2017 by 5pm. Please call us at (360) 378-1001 with questions.  Thank you!

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2017 Grant Application Deadline Dates

11 Jan 2017, written by

2017 Grant Application Deadline Dates: March 13, June 12, and September 11. Our process requires a Pre-Application Meeting.  Please call us at (360) 378-1001 to schedule a meeting.  We would be happy to help you through the process.  Thank you!

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