Since 2005, the Woodworth Family Foundation has been contributing to the Tacoma / Pierce County region by supporting community organizations through grants. In 2020, 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:
Ark Institute of Learning
Clover Park Tech Foundation
College Success Foundation
Degrees of Change
Edge Foundation
Friends of Independent Schools and Better Education
Pacific Lutheran University School of Nursing
Palmer Scholars
Pierce College Foundation
Sound Outreach
Ted Brown Music Outreach
University of Puget Sound Endowed Scholarship
UW Tacoma Endowed Scholarship
Your Money Matters
Zoo Society

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:
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Friends of the Children
Greater Metro Parks Foundation
Team Child
Youth for Christ

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/Mary Bridge
NAMI Washington
Lindquist Dental Clinic
Neighborhood Clinic
Pierce County Project Access

Human Services >>

Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, Pierce County >>
Pierce County Connected: COVID 19 Response Fund

COVID-19, and the necessary public health measures to address it, disrupted the normal operations of nonprofits and community service providers in Pierce County. To support urgent human service needs, United Way of Pierce County and Greater Tacoma Community Foundation partnered on this aligned philanthropic response.

We also supported:
Associated Ministries
Bethel Family Center
Bonney Lake Food Bank
Caring for Kids
Emergency Food Network
Exodus Housing
Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Harbor Hope Center
Helping Hand House
Homeownership Center Northwest
Metropolitan Development Council
Mountain View Community Center
Network Tacoma
Northwest Furniture Bank
Office Moms & Dads
Olive Crest
Puyallup Food Bank
Tacoma Community House
Trinity Outreach
United Way of Pierce County
USO Inc.
YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties
YWCA Pierce County