08/05/2018: "Announcing SJI Community Foundation County Fair Match"
All Fair-goers are invited to visit the San Juan Island Community Foundation’s Fair booth next week in the main hall to learn about and boost support of eight special community projects. The Community Foundation is pleased to match 50 cents on every dollar raised until each project goal has been reached.
The community projects featured are:
o Musical Theatre Production Fund, San Juan Community Theatre
o Sun Rise II - Forever Affordable homes, SJI Community Home Trust
o Wheelchair Ramp, PADs for Parkinson’s
o Family Art Days, San Juan Islands Museum of Art
o Volunteer Training, Hospice of San Juan
o Preschool Scholarships, Family Umbrella Group
o Building Expansion, Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center
o Membership Drive, SJICF Women’s Fund
contributions can be by cash, check, or credit card or online at www.sjicf.org. Nonprofit representatives and Community Foundation staff and Board members will be on hand to answer questions.
Names of all donors will be entered in a drawing that will be held on the last day of the Fair. The winning person will be invited to designate an additional $1,000 to be awarded to any one of the eight featured projects.
Stop by the Community Foundation booth to say hello, make a donation, or learn about the many services they provide.
The San Juan Island Community Foundation serves as a non-profit philanthropic umbrella organization helping donors, non-profits and public organizations to achieve their goals through direct grants, organizational assistance and philanthropic resource management. For further information about the Community Foundation, call 378-1001, write to PO Box 1352, Friday Harbor, WA 98250 or, visit the office located at 640 Mullis St., Suite 104, Friday Harbor, WA.