Recent Grants

WA Vocational Services – Dream Builders

12 Aug 2016, written by

The WA Vocational Services was awarded a grant to support Dream Builders 7th & 8th Grade. This program; originally designed to help young adults with disabilities, and their parents, gain independence and transition smoothly into adulthood; has been expanded to younger teenagers to help them transition smoothly into high school. Students learn how to communicate and understand their own dreams and goals.

Spring Street International School – Marketing Materials

12 Aug 2016, written by

Spring Street International School was awarded a grant to support the professional production of marketing materials for their capital campaign to add a new studio building to the campus.

Friday Harbor Film Festival – Projection Equipment

12 Aug 2016, written by

The Friday Harbor Film Festival was awarded a grant for projection equipment that provides for a quality film viewing experience. Funding this project benefits over 5,000 film showings at the Friday Harbor Film Festival each November.

Islands Oil Spill Association – Green Heron Vessel Motor

27 Jun 2016, written by

The Islands Oil Spill Association was awarded a grant to assist with the costs of replacing a 29-year-old motor for one of the primary spill response vessels, which is stationed at the Port of Friday Harbor. This vessel is designated to be one of the two primary boats prepared to meet the state’s required 2 & 3 hour response time-frame for San Juan County.

UW Foundation – FH Labs Science Outreach Program

27 Jun 2016, written by

The University of Washington Foundation was awarded a grant in partnership with the Friday Harbor Labs for the following three items: 30 loupes for a 1st grade Scientific Inquiry/Investigation Loupe Project called EYE SPY-Magnify Your World 5Xs, 18 youth and 3 adult lifejackets for a 3rd grade Diver for a Day Project and 5th grade Friday Harbor Marina Water Quality Monitoring Project and one-year of Xeroxing cost for the entire Science Outreach Program.

SJI Prevention Coalition – Motivational Interview Training

27 Jun 2016, written by

The San Juan Island Prevention Coalition was awarded a grant to provide a four day motivational interviewing training for providers of the newly launched SafeCare family support and educational program as well as to other professionals working in the physical and behavioral health fields. 20-30 individuals will receive this training between July and October 2016.

SJ Preservation Trust – “Book of Birds”

27 Jun 2016, written by

The San Juan Preservation Trust was awarded a grant, in partnership with Spring Street International School, for print production of 1,000 books featuring SSIS student drawings of birds found in the San Juan Islands. Sale proceeds will help support the Mount Grant fundraising campaign.

SJI Family Resource Center – Island Neighbors

27 Jun 2016, written by

The San Juan Island Family Resource Center was awarded a grant for a new project called Island Neighbors. Its purpose is to provide much needed support to older and physically challenged adult neighbors to keep them active and well within their own homes and community. This program will provide an array of helpful services to be delivered by a cadre of volunteer community members.

SJI Family Resource Center – Emergency Rental Assistance

27 Jun 2016, written by

The San Juan Island Family Resource Center was awarded a grant to provide one-time emergency rental assistance to local households at risk of eviction due to non-payment of rent. The funds will be used specifically to help families and/or individuals who live at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.

SJI Library – Digital Projector and equipment

27 Jun 2016, written by

The San Juan Island Library was awarded a grant to purchase a laptop, digital projector, portable screen, speaker, camera, cables, adaptors, and jacks that will be available to loan to resident Library card holders.

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