“Without the help of grants from the RRCF, we would not be able to meet some of the needs of the poor in our community. We have received money for client transportation, new bedding, and helping people get into rehabilitation.”
Lani Cavit, St. Vincent de Paul at St. Anthony Church
“Our small board of dedicated volunteers had big dreams and a passion for promoting the arts in Renton. Raising the funds to make that happen however, was difficult. In 2004 we created a fund with RRCF which has almost doubled since then. Our dreams have come true big time!”
Allied Arts of Renton Fund
FIRST FINANCIAL NORTHWEST FOUNDATION GRANTs
The First Financial Northwest Foundation Fund (FFNWF Fund) was created when First Savings Bank of Renton went public with its first stock offering. The board chose to partner with the Renton Regional Community Foundation to facilitate its grant program by creating two different grant funds. The First Financial Northwest Foundation Fund generally covers requests from King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties.
In 2019 FFNWF will not have an open competitive grant making process. The board has committed to a multi-year grant which will consume all available resources for this year. Check back again in the spring of 2020 for information about that year's grant cycle.
In the future, here is information for what FFNW likes to support:
Generally, grants awarded are for projects or organizations that do one or more of the following (not in any order of importance):
Generally, the Fund does not provide grants to: