Jefferson County Community Foundation

Call for Artists for the 2017 Port Townsend Wearable Art Show HERE!

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JCCF Awards $7000 in 2016 Scholarships to local Jefferson County students.

Named Awardees

78d3d7be9c10baab09e41772a9dc37d7A big thank you to the sponsors of the 2016 JCCF fundraiser:

Printery Communications, Kristin Manwaring Insurance , Wallyworks Construction, Power Trip Energy, Peninsula Credit Union, San Juan Villas, and First Federal.

WATERSHED CLASS TRAINS YOUNG ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDS

Thirteen students from Port Townsend and Chimacum school districts and Jefferson Community School recently completed field training for the newly accredited watershed science and stewardship class forthe 2016-17 school year. During the remainder of the school year, the students are to serve for a minimum of 30 hours as leaders and assistants on ecological service [...]

PT WEARABLE ART STUDENT SHOW OCTOBER 8, 2016 APPLICATION AVAILABLE

JCCF's FUND FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS is excited to announce a Call for Artists for the 1st annual Port Townsend Wearable Art Student Show scheduled for Oct 8, 2016. Our application can be found HERE. The application deadline is Sept 30, 2016. There is no entry fee. Student Time Commitment: Application deadline is Sept 30, [...]

FUND FOR WOMEN & GIRLS ANNOUNCES 2016/17 GRANT OPPORTUNITY!

The Jefferson County Community Foundation’s Fund for Women & Girls (FW&G) has released the 2016/2017 Request for Proposals (RFP). The mission of the JCCF Fund for Women and Girls is to empower women and girls through local investment in their future. FW&G seeks proposals from local non-profit organizations that are making a difference for women and [...]

JCCF AWARDS 2016 STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

The Jefferson County Community Foundation (JCCF) recently awarded $7,000 to four local students. Cassie Olin from Port Townsend High School was awarded a $1000 scholarship from the Deb Johnson Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund. She will be attending University of Washington in the fall. The Deb Johnson Scholarship is awarded to an individual who participates actively [...]

JCCF LAUNCES A SOCIALLY RESPONSIVE INVESTMENT FUND

Recognizing that donors may have an interest in allocating charitable dollars in a fashion that is consistent with their ethics and values, Jefferson County Community Foundation has launched a Socially Responsive Investment (SRI) fund that seeks to gain both financial and social benefit.  SRI funds typically focus on investments that also provide an environmental, social, and/or governance [...]