Since 2005, the Woodworth Family Foundation has been contributing to the Tacoma / Pierce County region by supporting community organizations through grants. In 2017, 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
Edge Foundation
Friends of Independent Schools and Better Education
Palmer Scholars
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:
Bethel Family Center
Caring for Kids
Greater Metro Parks Foundation - Imagine Eastside Campaign

Health Care >>

The Foundations of MultiCare >>

Partnering for healing and a healthy future through philanthropy, the Foundations of MultiCare help ensure that all MultiCare patients, from birth to end of life, receive quality, family-centered health care regardless of ability to pay.

We also supported:
MultiCare | CHI Franciscan Behavioral Health Hospital
Neighborhood Clinic
South Sound Care Foundation

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:
AIDS Housing Association of Tacoma
American Red Cross
Catherine Place
Catholic Community Services - Nativity House
Center for Dialog and Resolution
Fish Food Banks
L'Arche Tahoma Hope
New Phoebe House
Northwest Furniture Bank
Pierce County Parks
REACH Center
Safe Streets
St. Francis House
Tacoma Community House
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Unfinished Mission (USO)
United Way of Pierce County