Where will your business direct its charitable dollars during this season of giving? Here are some notable South Sound organizations to consider.

 

Associated Ministries

Tacoma | Community Impact: This half-century old organization aims to build stronger communities through advocacy, education, and service.

 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County

Olympia | Community Impact: After-school programs and mentoring help build character, academic success, and good health among local youth.

 

Centerforce

Lakewood | Community Impact:  This South Sound nonprofit aims to make life better for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

 

Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region

Tacoma | Community Impact: Skill training and educational opportunities aim to remove barriers to employment.

 

Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity

Tacoma | Community Impact: Assisting low-income families with affordable homeownership and home repairs.

 

Homes First

Lacey | Community Impact: Maintaining safe, healthy, and affordable rental homes for individuals in need.

 

HopeSparks Family Services

Tacoma | Community Impact: Offers behavioral health, kinship care, and parent education to children and families.

 

Multi-Service Center

Federal Way | Community Impact: Helping low-to-moderate-income find pathways out of poverty.

 

Nourish Pierce County

Tacoma | Community Impact: A large legacy network of food banks serving more than 74,000 people annually.

 

Rebuilding Together South Sound

Tacoma | Community Impact: Ensuring improved livability for low-income homeowners, Rebuilding Together South Sound offers free home repairs.

 

YWCA Pierce County

Tacoma | Community Impact: Fostering safety, healing, and empowerment for domestic violence survivors.

 

United Way of Pierce County

Tacoma | Community Impact: Breaking the cycle of poverty through community building.