Alienum phaedrum torquatos nec eu, vis detraxit periculis ex, nihil expetendis in mei. Mei an pericula euripidis, hinc partem.

Be a Change Maker

WCF / Be a Change Maker


Thank you for connecting with us!

You are here because you love this place as much as we do, and have the empathy, thoughtfulness, and creativity that defines a community change maker.

Welcome. Whether you want to stay in the know, get involved with a nonprofit board, open a fund or explore ways to strengthen our community through giving, you’re helping to build a community where everyone has what they need to thrive.

Get the THRIVE newsletter

Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Instagram

Connect with us on LinkedIn

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel

Join a local nonprofit board

Whatcom Community Foundation’s Board Match program is designed to encourage new leaders from the community to learn more about what it means to be a successful board member, and to connect them with opportunities to engage in board service with an organization that is important to them.

Board Match is currently being redesigned, with plans to relaunch the program in early 2024. To be added to the list of potential participants, please email

Join the 2024 Youth Philanthropy Project

The Whatcom Community Foundation Youth Philanthropy Program (YPP) has been created for students to engage in knowledge and experiential based learning opportunities that foster leadership, technical and critical thinking skills.  YPP connects youth to the community through charitable giving. Students will focus their time and effort on powerful impact of grant award making, educating the community about the YPP program, learning leadership skills, and bringing in new members for 2025.

Learn More Here>

Get the Whatcom Non-Profit newsletter

Leave a legacy

Give now where the dollars are needed most

Explore opportunities to give

Give to a specific fund or project

Open a Fund

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Get in touch!