Posts Tagged ‘Community Foundation of NCW’

Community Foundation of NCW Awards Over Half Million Dollars in Scholarships

In its largest scholarship award total, the Community Foundation of North Central Washington awarded over $542,800 in scholarships to 152 students across the region. The Community Foundation manages 97 unique scholarship funds established by individuals, families, and businesses that feel passionate about helping students ease the financial burden of pursuing a college degree, said Beth Stipe, their…

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Community Foundation Awards $43,500 Helping Hands Grants to NCW Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of North Central Washington awarded $43,500 in Helping Hands grants to nonprofits in Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan Counties. Helping Hands grants provide up to $2,500 to support nonprofits’ unexpected needs or special funding opportunities where a small investment could make a big difference, said Denise Sorom, director of community philanthropy. Applications are…

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Community Foundation of NCW Awards Teacher Grants, Honors Late Wilfred Woods

Beth Stipe, Executive Director of the Community Foundation of North Central Washington, joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about the Manson Giving Great Grants program, Stronger School grants, Methow Valley non-profit grants, the foundation’s upcoming Non-profit Practices Institute, a fundraiser underway to renovate the Wenatchee Public Library and the new Wilfred Woods…

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Students Award $10,000 in Grants to Their Teachers in Manson School District

It’s not uncommon for high school students to spend a lot of time filling out applications for various scholarship and grant funding opportunities. In Manson, this week, roles were reversed, as it was the students sorting applications and handing out grant funding. It’s part of a program hosted by the Community Foundation of North Central…

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