In celebration of Jefferson County Community Foundation's (JCCF) 10th anniversary in 2015, the foundation plans to award $10,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations to support the professional development of their volunteer or professional leaders. Organizations may apply for as much as $2,500 to help an individual enroll in a nonprofit management certification or degree [...]
Deborah Belezos Johnson was a woman of athletic energy, wry humor, searching intellect, high integrity and a get-it-done outlooks. The Deb Johnson Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund honors her tireless efforts to promote education in Jefferson County.
The JCCF Fund for Women and Girls chair, Debbi Steele with supporter Sue Hoover, present 100 coloring books and crayons to Beaulah Kingsolver, Executive Director of Dove House Advocacy Services. The Dove House will use the coloring books for children going into shelter and those who come in for forensic interviews with officers due to [...]
It’s impossible not to notice that Jefferson County folks like to do things their own way. Just one visit to the Great Kinetic Sculpture Race or the Steampunk Festival makes the point. So it’s not surprising that the Jefferson County Community Foundation got started in an uncommon way. Most community foundations are born with a nest egg—$10 [...]
Call for Artist Entries for the Juried 2015 Port Townsend Wearable Art Show is now available! Call for Entry WAS 2015 Deadline for entries to be submitted is January 21, 2015 with artist selection announced on January 31, 2014. The 2015 shows will be Saturday, May 9 with a matinee and evening performance at McCurdy Pavilion [...]