The idea behind the Grays Harbor Community Foundation is simple:

How can we help you be philanthropic and make Grays Harbor a better place to live?

No one knows what the specific needs of our community will be in 20, 50, or 100 years, yet we do know that tomorrow’s leaders will inevitably face a world with new challenges.

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation will be here, administering the gifts of our donors for their intended purposes and goals, in perpetuity.


While a community foundation can be used to support very specific causes, its core mission is to serve a community as a whole. We strive to make connections between donors and philanthropic opportunities in our community over many years.  Accordingly, a core of our work is the investing of funds held for the long-term benefit of local communities…Learn more

Our Misson Statement

To improve the quality of life in all communities throughout Grays Harbor County.

Our Vision Statement

To be the leading source directing charitable support to meet our current and future community needs.