2011 3Rd Quarter Community Impact Funds Recipients

Level $500 to $2,500
Amara Parenting & Adoption
To support the partnership with birth, foster and adoptive parents to create and support stable, loving homes for vulnerable children.
Choice & Consequence
To educate over 16,000 students with substance use, nutrition, physical activity, bullying and racism during school year.
Christmas House
To purchase toys and clothing for 10,000 + children from 3,500 low income families.
Metropolitan Seattle Sickle Cell Task Force
To support the nutrition, internship and summer camp program for patients.
Mountlake Terrace Seniors Group
To provide older adults in our community services to create healthy lifestyles.
Muscular Dystrophy Association
To support MDA's summer camp, ages 6-17 years old at Cedar Springs Camp.
SafeFutures Youth Center
Support the comprehensive family model program for youth to succeed.
The Washington Association of Churches/Faith Action Network
To support their community building, education and courageous public action.
Village Community Services
To support the developmental disabilities of older adults so they can live independently maintaining safety, health and family.
Level $2,501 to $5,000
Assistant League of Everett
Operation School Bell provides clothing for low income children grades K-12.
KSER Foundation
To launch a new Youth in Media program to train young people in audio production.
League of the US Greater Everett WA Council
To support the Thanksgiving Dinners for 300+ Navy families in need.
Northhaven Foundation
Affordable housing and compassionate care for seniors assistance.
Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship
To support prairie restoration, using best methods --greenhouse maintenance, native seed processing, native seed propagation and invasive weed control.
Providence Pariseau/Providence Health Systems Sojourner Place
Take Charge project funding for homeless women become self-sufficient.
Quilceda Community Services
Make Willow Place wheelchair accessible.
To support the gathering of medical supplies from local health care facilities to doctors in developing countries.
Salmon Homecoming Alliance
To support the celebration School Days element with a pow wow and Coastal Gathering.
Seattle Milk Fund
Support families through college grants, childcare for low income students to attend school.
Seattle Parks Foundation
To support the outdoor renovation project for a low income neighborhood of South Park.
Seattle Youth Recreation Foundation
Purchase new basketball uniforms, shoes and apparel for youth programs.
Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group
Junior Stream Stewards is a watershed education and stewardship program for middle school youth.
Snohomish Artist Guild
To provide culturally significant events around the Puget Sound region to enhance the community.
Sound Works
To provide low-income homeless clients with information on job listings, job counseling, placement assistance and preparing resumes.
South East Effective Development
To support the multi-ethic cultural arts performances series for 2012.
Taproot Theatre
Bring high quality, world premiere plays to over 90,000 Northwest students each year.
The Church of Mary Magdaline/Mary's Place
To support the homeless women and children with a daycare center so parents can get employed.
Vashon Allied Arts, Inc.
To provide scholarships for children from low income families for arts education classes free.
Washington State Holocaust Education Resource Center
To fund the Teaching Tolerance programs for students in the region.
West Side Baby
To purchase diapers, clothing, toys and critical baby safety equipment for social service agency partners serving 18,900 last year.
World Association for Children & Parents
To support US Kids Program - finding permanent and loving adoptive families for local foster children.
Level $5,001 to $7,500
Conservation NW
For recovering wolves in Washington, assist in their ecosystems support from community.
Cowlitz Indian Tribe
To purchase a freezer to store traditional foods for nutritious culturally important foods for ceremonies and tribal members.
Imagine Children's Museum
To help fund expansion due to growing population in community
To support the domestic, youth and sexual violence victims in African American faith.
Pediatric Interim Care Center Inc.
Fund the care of newborns in the Pediatric Interim Care Center's Infant Withdrawal Program.
Schillios Development Foundation
To support a positive holiday experience to over 2,000 low-income children and their families.
Stanwood Camano Incident Support
Equipment for two rescue vehicles and two pages for emergency personnel.
Level $7,501 to $10,000
American Cancer Society Inc., Great West Division
To support youth in Camp Goodtimes for pediatric cancer patients.
American National Red Cross
To prepare for disasters in Snohomish county by supporting the fundraising event Real Heros Breakfast.
Arlington Community Food Bank
Emergency food bank capital campaign due to dire need for new building because of flood risk.
Center for New Creation/Recovery Café
To provide a sanctuary for those who have suffered trauma, homelessness, addiction, and other mental challenges.
Everett Symphony / Snohomish County Music Project
To expand the Salish strings program for local students grades 3-5.
To support a comprehensive approach to growth management and responsible development.
People for Puget Sound
To support the habitat restoration and environmental education programs.
Serenity Equine Rescue & Rehab.
To support neglected and abused horses; retrain them so they find a home.
Sunshine Physically Challenged Foundation
To support disable children who may not have the opportunity to attend camp.
UW Foundation/Experimental Education Unit
To support the Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program best practices models.
Village Theatre
To support Youth Education Center campaign for 1,500 students per year.
Washington State University Extension Island County 4-H
To support youths participation for programs for upcoming year.
Washington State University National Society of Minorities in Hospitalities
To support attendance to National Society of Minorities in Hospitality conference.
Level $10,000 plus
Deaconess Children's Services
To support the Teen Parent Advocacy services at Heritage High, training in positive parenting strategies.
Hibulb Cultural Center
Assistance to help open the facility - preservation, grand opening, library, office equip and collateral materials.
Historic Everett
To establish three interpretive signs at Hibulb palisade on Preston Point documenting native peoples' settlements.
Junior Achievement Worldwide
To expand and enhance Junior Achievement partnership with schools and community for Tribal Youth.
Marysville Community Food Bank
To support the City of Marysville with food for those in need.
Marysville School District
To support math, science, training and assistance
MPHS Marching Band
To replace marching band uniforms and drums
Native American Law Center
To support public defenders for Tulalip Court
Potlatch Fund
To support fundraising program for capacity building, leadership training and 2012 Native Arts program.
Stillaguamish Center, Inc.
To provide all seniors that enhanced quality of life through health nutrition social services housing recreations and education.
Tulalip Community Food Bank
To support the Tulalip Reservation with food for those in need
Tulalip Heritage High
Tutorial program support for Tribal Students.
Tribal membership/invest in youth/healthy communities/expansion.