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Are you, or someone you know, passionate about inclusive prosperity? Are you committed to helping create a Whatcom County where everyone thrives? If so, consider joining our dynamic mission-oriented team. We are hiring for one essential position: Development Senior Associate  The Foundation’s Development Senior Associate is an essential role to the success of the organization. This position will...

As of December 3, Whatcom Community Foundation through its Resilience Fund, and working with Whatcom Strong, has made 22 grants totaling $816,000 to 15 organizations working on the ground in the communities impacted by flood. The Resilience Fund is our community’s emergency bounce-back fund. It puts philanthropic (i.e. private) dollars to work providing emergency assistance, such as financial support,...

The Whatcom Community Foundation is making grants from the Resilience Fund to local organizations who are working with Whatcom Strong to provide flood relief countywide to people based on individual needs. Every dollar raised here stays here and 100% of all donations made to the Resilience Fund are being granted to local organizations in Whatcom County...

In addition to raising and distributing money from the Resilience Fund, the Whatcom Community Foundation listens to community voices and shares information, helps identify systemic gaps and needs related to relief efforts, and offers potential solutions to mobilizing support efficiently and equitably.  Here is a snapshot of progress: Resilience Fund grants: Nine grants totaling $470,000...

Are you, or someone you know, passionate about inclusive prosperity? Are you committed to helping create a Whatcom County where everyone thrives? If so, consider joining our dynamic mission-oriented team. We are hiring for one essential position: Executive Assistant to the CEO The Executive Assistant to the CEO provides a range of expert-level administrative support to the CEO...

What if we could ensure a market for local farmers and feed our food-insecure neighbors in one program? That’s the Farm-to-Freezer project in a nutshell, and it’s just one idea cooking in the Food Security Task Force, convened in late March by the Community Foundation at the request of Whatcom Unified Command. While the focus is...

We’re late. The racism that has played out in our local communities and across the U.S. in brazen as well as invisible ways has been at play for centuries. When your vision is “everyone who lives here thrives,” your commitment to that vision must be visible, audible and palpable. While I believe that the Community...

Extraordinary. That word – with all its positive and negative connotations – keeps popping up in conversation. In the positive column, thanks to people like you making generous gifts to the Resilience Fund, more than $550,000 is now in the hands of more than 20 nonprofit partners working hard and working creatively to address the many...