We Provide Donor Guidance and Support
The Kitsap Community Foundation (KCF) is committed to improving life and connecting people who care with causes that matter. As a philanthropy services organization, we help Kitsap County residents maximize both the social impact and tax benefit of their giving. Our resources make it easier to match the most effective non-profits to a donor's favorite philanthropic interest, enabling clients to achieve far more than they could by themselves.
Effective stewardship: We make wise financial investments for our donors and effective grant investments to our communities.
Strong leadership: We are committed to bringing fresh approaches to solving tough issues
in our communities.
Strategic partnership: We connect resources to needs, organizations to organizations, and people to people.
We believe that informed, engaged donors with the tools and support for effective philanthropy will make our communities thrive. Whether you wish to support a broad area of interests, teach your children or grandchildren responsible charitable giving, support educational opportunity, or refer clients to an organization that can support charitable interests, KCF is here to help. Regardless of your means, KCF offers you simple, straight-forward avenues to contribute long-term to your community.
Building Endowments: the major source of grant dollars
Fulfilling Grant Requests: to support the needs of our community
Highest Level of Stewardship: to ensure prudent and effective management of funds
Increase Visibility: to increase knowledge of KCF and its services
The Kitsap Community Foundation is a tax-exempt, independent and publicly-supported philanthropic organization, organized and operated primarily as a permanent collection of endowed funds. Income from the investment of these funds provides long-term benefits to Kitsap County and its residents through creative advocacy and grant-making activities.