News & Events

SJI Family Resource Center – Kindergarten Kickoff Event

17 Nov 2017, written by

The San Juan Island Family Resource Center was awarded a grant to help fund expenses incurred at the annual Kindergarten Kickoff event for families with children who are about to enter Kindergarten. The event provides dinner, an informational presentation for parents and enrichment activities for children, all with the goal of familiarizing families with Friday […]

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SJI Family Resource Center – Parent Support Program

17 Nov 2017, written by

The San Juan Island Family Resource Center was awarded a grant to help support parents who have children with special needs. This community has a rapidly growing population of children with special needs. Due to our small community size, limited resources and geographic isolation, parents of children with special needs encounter barriers to accessing appropriate services […]

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SJI Family Resource Center – Spanish Class

17 Nov 2017, written by

The San Juan Island Family Resource Center was awarded a grant to offer a 26-week evening Spanish class for human services professionals and volunteers working on San Juan Island. The two-hour weekly evening class will provide instruction in beginning conversational Spanish.

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SJI Library – English Language Learning

17 Nov 2017, written by

The San Juan Island Library was awarded a grant to support English classes at the library for immigrants and non-native speakers of English. Adult learners will have the opportunity to study and practice English to help these adults integrate into community life. The program includes a partnership with the Family Resource Center, providing a children’s […]

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Island Stage Left – Equipment Upgrades/Replacement

17 Nov 2017, written by

Island Stage Left was awarded a grant to purchase a trailer and update lighting and audio equipment to make moves from venue to venue more efficient and less likely to damage costumes, props and technical equipment.

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Family Umbrella Group – Preschool Scholarships

17 Nov 2017, written by

The Family Umbrella Group was awarded a grant to help provide preschool scholarships for individuals on their waiting list. Priority will be given to 4-year-olds who will be entering Kindergarten next year.

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Women’s Fund Awards Another $8,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

06 Nov 2017, written by

The San Juan Island Women’s Fund is a pooled donor-advised fund of the San Juan Island Community Foundation. For nearly 15 years, more than 100 local women have pooled their annual membership fee of $100 or more to fund local non-profit projects. In October, 6 proposals were selected by Women’s Fund members to share in […]

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2018 Grant Application Deadline Dates

27 Sep 2017, written by

2018 Grant Application Deadline Dates: January 15, May 14 and September 17 by 5pm. 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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Thank You County Fair Donors!

12 Sep 2017, written by

This week, the Foundation has the pleasure of mailing out 180 thank you letters to donors who contributed at this year’s Community Foundation County Fair Matching Grant Program. Look at this stack! This just shows how dedicated and invested islanders are in helping continue to improve and enrich the quality of life on San Juan […]

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Friday Harbor Elementary School – Summer Academy

08 Sep 2017, written by

Friday Harbor Elementary School was awarded a grant to provide summer school at FHES in 2017, providing thirty 1st-4th grade students with twelve extra days of instruction.

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