2011 1st Quarter Community Impact Funds Recipients

Level $500 to $2,500
Helping Hand House
Support services for adults and children to empower new skills and habits to overcome poverty.
Housing Consortium of Everett and Snohomish County
To support the 5th Annual Affordable Housing Conference.
To provide student support-challenge matching grant program.
Olympic Ballet Theatre
To support the 2011 performances.
South Whidbey Good Cheers, Inc
To develop fresh food programs using garden partnerships and volunteers.
Washington Community Action Network Education & Research Fund
For the Marysville Working Families Prosperity Project - economic fairness.
Level $2,501 to $5,000
Assistance League of Bellingham
For the Enrichment Scholarship Program - grades 6-11, summer learning arts, science and leadership.
Bayside Community Church of the Assemblies of God
To purchase unmet need of community, food bank and home maintenance.
Boyer Children's Clinic
For early childhood education for children with disabilities.
Clover Park School District
To support students academically and culturally for dropout prevention.
Edmonds Community College Foundation
To build a strong community providing quality opportunities for diverse community.
Everett Community College
Annual career day in teaching camp, outreach field trips, activities and planning.
Evergreen Manor
To replace carpet with hard sanitary surfaces for babies and young children.
Faith in Action
To provide assistive services for frail seniors living independently.
Ferndale Food Bank
To replace obsolete cooling and freezing equipment in food bank warehouse.
Foundation for Early Learning
To prepare children for their first day of kindergarten.
Greater Trinity Christian Learning Academy
Access to high quality enhanced pre-school and Kindergarten program.
Housing Hope
To provide intensive case management and other skills for homeless families in emergency shelters.
Make a Wish
Child with life threatening medical conditions low-income wish granted.
Millionaire Club Inc.
To support the unemployed, underemployed and homeless for work opportunities.
Northwest Harvest
To support the food program - good nutrition not donated and other needs.
Parent Trust for Washington Children
Parent education and support and child abuse and neglect prevention for at-risk families.
RiteCare of Washington
To support the free speech/language therapy and parent education classes.
Seattle Young Peoples Project
For the holistic youth leadership initiative - Social Justice Leadership.
Skagit County Washington United General Hospital
Support low-income and rural cancer patients with radiation or chemo treatments.
Skagit Preschool (SPARC)
To pay for specialist for young children with disabilities.
Suquamish Foundation
9,000 square foot state of the art museum and art center.
Teen Feed
To continue reaching out to youth in the streets in 2011.
Tierra Madre Fund
Northwest Native Green Jobs Corps will advance learning for youth.
Wellspring Family Services
Early Learning Center - homeless children preschool kids with emotional and behavioral challenges.
Wiconi International
Living Waters Intertribal traditional event.
Youth Venture, Inc.
Teams of youth to design and implement their own social venture group.
Level $5,001 to $7,500
Cascade Youth Music Association
For intensive competitive musical performance activities to build life-long skills in youth.
Child Care Resources
To assist homeless families with child care from birth to 5 years.
First Place
To support families in transition due to homelessness or crisis.
Imagine Children's Museum
Expansion due to growing population in community.
Little Red School House
For Journey of Hope fund raising luncheon May 26th - help developmentally delayed children.
Stilly-Snohomish Fisheries Enhancement Task Force
To provide salmon-focused education and volunteer opportunities.
Take the Next Step
Kidz Club for low income children - academics and skills for their future.
To support Little Wishes program - foster youth extracurricular activities, arts and athletics.
Level $7,501 to $10,000
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
To assist with the fundraising gala and Great Strides walk.
National Indian Child Welfare Association
To improve the lives of American Indian Children with culturally competent, community based services.
To support direct advocacy services to juvenile justice system - educational/evaluation/treatment.
Warm Beach Christian Camps
To support Special Friends overnight camp 7/4-7/7 special needs youth and adults.
Level $10,000 plus
Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe
Slahal Tourney, Royalty Contest and Drum Contest Celebration of Generations Pow-Wow.
Seattle Children's Hospital
Multi-year request work with science adventure lab expanded and afterschool opportunities involving science and health.
Swinomish Indian Tribal Community
Support Paddle to Swinomish Canoe Journey.