Thank you to our Funders!
These grants are listed with the most recent award first.
Liberty Mutual and Safeco Insurance
Award Amount $5000
Thanks to a nomination by Brown & Brown of WA., dba Edgren Hecker & Lemmon Insurance, Liberty Mutual and Safeco Insurance will be making a $5,000 donation directly to North Kitsap Fishline on their behalf. The grant is meant to ease some of the financial stress brought on during this difficult time.
Award Amount $5,000
This sponsorship from Amerigroup was given to help support our efforts to provide for those affected by illness, changes in employment, unemployment, or other life changes due to COVID-10.
Medina Foundation Grant, Medina Foundation
Award Amount $25,000
The Medina Foundation is a family foundation that works to foster positive change in the Greater Puget Sound area. In honoring the vision of their founder, Norton Clapp, the Medina Foundation aspires to improve lives by funding human service organizations that provide direct support to Puget Sound residents. Today, the family continues Norton Clapp’s legacy by funding innovative organizations that approach tough problems with new ideas and solutions, as well as proven programs that have been meeting the needs of the community for many years.
Brian Montgomery Endowment Fund, Kitsap Community Foundation
Award Amount $5000
An unrestricted fund set up by the Montgomery Family, in memory of their son Brian. Funds from this endowment are directed by KCF board members where they are most needed in the community.
2019 BCF Community Grants Cycle Grant, Bainbridge Community Foundation
Award Amount $10,200
The mission of the Bainbridge Community Foundation is to encourage, inspire, and provide meaningful ways for people to enhance and sustain our community. Over the past 18 years, BCF has grown to $14 million in assets and has contributed more than $13.6 million to important causes that matter. With the invaluable assistance of its volunteers, donors, and funding partners, BCF will continue building a lasting and positive legacy for Bainbridge Island.
Kitsap Strong Collaborative Learning Academy, Kitsap Strong
Award Amount $2500
Fishline received a grant as part of Kitsap Strong’s 2018-2019 Collaborative Learning Academy Cohort. The grant has gone towards facilitating education about the science behind how adversity & trauma impact our brain development and life-long health, and the exploration of techniques & strategies for building resilience.
Squaxin Island Tribal Grant for Food for Thought, Squaxin Island Tribe
Award Amount, $2500
The Squaxin Island Tribe is happy to share the benefits of Little Creek Casino Resort with neighboring government and charitable organizations. The Tribe also offers one percent of its gross profits to local charitable organizations. Recipients include local food banks, youth sports groups, etc.