Grants for 2016

Gifts For Our Community awarded $25,000 in grants to local charities that serve our community in the areas of art, education and human services. The following are this grant round recipients:

Evergreen Habitat for Humanity, Free Clinic of SW WA, Friends of the Children, Mullen-Polk Foundation – Our Next Generation, Vancouver Dance Theatre and Second Step Housing.

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Gifts for Our Community (GFOC) is pleased to be supporting such outstanding community programs that bring critically needed services to their clients. Those quality services make our community a happier, healthier place to live. “We had over 40 worthy applicants and all are doing such important work. The selection process is challenging and educational. We learn so much about the good work happening in our community.” shares Carol Smith, GFOC Board Chair.