Grantees

Since 2005, the Woodworth Family Foundation has been contributing to the region by supporting community organizations through grants. In 2016, the Foundation supported:
 

Education >>

Foundation for Tacoma Students, Tacoma >> Graduate Tacoma!

The Foundation for Tacoma Students is building and supporting Tacoma's community-wide movement, Graduate Tacoma!, to help every child achieve success from cradle to college to career. The Foundation is a catalyst for collective action, building a culture of high expectations and shared-community responsibility for student success and educational excellence.

We also supported:
Bellarmine Preparatory School
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Communities in Schools - Lakewood
Communities in Schools - Peninsula
Communities in Schools - Tacoma
Friends of Independent Schools and Better Education
Green Dot Public Schools
LeMay - America's Car Museum
Palmer Scholars
Peace Community Center
University of Puget Sound Endowed Scholarship
UW Tacoma Endowed Scholarship


Youth Services >>


Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound, Tacoma >> Annual Operations

We believe that the best way to support the Boys & Girls Clubs’ mission of enabling all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential is to support the annual operation of the clubs.

We also supported:
Caring for Kids
Red Barn
YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties



Health Care >>


MultiCare Health Foundation, Tacoma >>
Building Dreams Together: The MultiCare Campaign for Healthy Children

MultiCare is a local, not-for-profit health care organization. This campaign will help build the facilities, buy the equipment and make the investments necessary to care for fragile babies and vulnerable children in our community.

We also supported:
Community Health Care
Lindquist Dental Clinic
Step by Step


Human Services >>


Tacoma Rescue Mission, Pierce County >> Annual Operations

Tacoma Rescue Mission provides emergency services such as shelter and food to the homeless or hurting. The Mission offers self-sufficiency and support prevention programs to help lift a person from poverty and break the chains of addictions.

We also supported:
Bethel Community Services
Caring for Kids
Catholic Community Services
Emergency Food Network
Exodus Housing
Family Renewal Shelter
Franke Tobey Jones
Hope Sparks
Mercy Housing Northwest
Olive Crest
Pierce County Parks
Shared Housing Services
Tacoma Community House
Tacoma Goodwill Industries
Unfinished Mission, Inc.
United Way of Pierce County
Wishing Well Foundation