COMMUNITY GRANT AWARD WINNERS
Our recent community grant winners:
Honey Bee Habitat
PCC’s grant will help purchase planting supplies and support the general costs of this program dedicated to protecting pollinator populations. Learn more at nwhoneybee.org.
Kids’ Cooking Program
PCC’s grant will support Food is Fun, a new after-school cooking and nutrition class series that utilizes grocery rescue donations from Columbia City PCC.
Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center
PCC’s grant will fund ecological farming practices, native habitat restoration, environmental education, research and volunteer programs. Learn more at oxbow.org.
Washington Green Schools
PCC’s grant will help sustain this support system for sustainable schools by funding classroom resources, curriculum, hands-on support, training and workshops.
Street Bean Espresso
PCC’s grant will be used to fund a new training program and mobile coffee cart providing employment for at-risk youth. Learn more at streetbean.org.
Puget Soundkeeper Alliance
PCC’s grant will support this organization’s Pollution Prevention Program, specifically the Lost Urban Creeks Project and marine clean-up supplies. Learn more at pugetsoundkeeper.org.
Washington Kids in Transition
PCC’s grant will help this organization afford healthy food and childcare at their meetings and community events, making it easier for individuals and families to engage with the organization.
Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition
PCC’s grant will fund the work of four Community Stewards with specialized training in plant removal, native plant maintenance and restoration efforts.
PCC’s grant will go toward tuition costs for students enrolled in this affordable creative school’s culinary program. Learn more at coyotecentral.org.
PCC’s grant will provide the funds to hire an experienced Salmon-Safe Rural Program Manager to recruit and certify three new farms as Salmon-Safe. Learn more at stewardshippartners.org.
Farms for Life
PCC’s grant will provide funds so this organization supporting low-income communities can purchase produce for the 2018 season, June through October. Learn more at farms4life.org.