CHF Announces $151,000 in Grants to 14 Local Non-Profit Organizations
Awards made from Chuckanut Health Foundation’s April 1st, 2018 grant cycle to local partner organizations means thousands of people in Whatcom County will benefit from a variety of needed services.
Alzheimer Society of Washington: $7,000 to support the 32nd Annual Caregivers Conference
Bellingham Mountain Rescue: $1,073 to upgrade communications equipment
Catholic Community Services NW: $20,000 to provide supplies for new Hope House
Common Threads Farm: $14,065 to support Kids Supper Club for low-income apartment complexes
Our Treehouse: $3,000 as a matching fund and $2,000 as a sponsor for Century Bike Run
Sustainable Connections: $5,000 to support the Bellingham for Everyone Program
United Way of Whatcom County: $4,500 to support Project Homeless Connect
Unity Care NW: $1,000 to support the Annual Dinner event
Whatcom Rowing Association: $1,500 as a matching fund
Whatcom Council on Aging: $20,000 to Meals on Wheels and More match
Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center: $50,000 in Capital funds towards a new building to expand services
Whatcom Human Rights Task Force: $1,000 for ASL Interpretation Services for local events
The next application deadlines are October 1, 2018, and April 1, 2019. Mini-grants of $1,500 or less are considered throughout the year. For information on grant applications, see here or call 671.3349.
The Eleanor and Henry Jansen Foundation, a supporting organization of CHF, also accepts grant applications through CHF four times a year.