Who we are

Working with us.

As the community foundation for Eastern Washington and North Idaho, we partner with people who want to make the world better. We work together to address and solve our region’s problems, help those in need, identify and respond to our region’s greatest opportunities and leave a lasting impact.

What we believe in

We wisely invest in nonprofits.

We help you focus your philanthropy for maximum impact, and we ensure the nonprofits using your gifts are held to a high standard of financial stewardship.

We make partnerships grow.

We serve as a catalyst for change, bringing together donors, nonprofits and community leaders — passionate and caring people from all sectors and backgrounds.

We change the community for the better.

We are an important resource for people who want to make our world better — who want to solve our region’s problems, help those in need, identify and respond to our region’s greatest opportunities and leave a lasting impact.

44 years

of high-quality service

$120 million

in assets

$70 million

in grants and scholarships since our inception

We learn about you and your interests.

We want to know what issues and opportunities ignite your passion, so we can help you make a difference and create a lasting legacy. We can also connect you to a professional advisor to help you plan for the future.

We are your cause seekers.

Because we work with so many nonprofits and organizations throughout our region, we recognize challenges and opportunities that others might not. We’ll connect you to the most pressing causes and the greatest opportunities in our region.

We make the connections for you.

We serve as a conduit between you and our partner organizations in working to address our regional challenges. Your generosity will make an impact and sustain our region for years to come.

Meet our communities

Serving a 20-county region, we are the community foundation for Eastern Washington and North Idaho.

We proudly serve these counties:

Eastern Washington: Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, Lincoln, Spokane, Adams, Whitman, Columbia, Garfield and Asotin.

North Idaho: Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai, Benewah, Latah, Nez Perce, Lewis, Clearwater, Shoshone and Idaho.

We connect donor generosity to important causes, not only within our 20-county service region but also around the state, across the country and all over the world. When our donors have a cause they’re passionate about, we help find a way to make a meaningful impact.