As a group of kids stood beneath the towering canopy of trees at the Inspiring Kids Preserve, a Capitol Land Trust volunteer asked if this was their first time in a forest. Half of the group raised their hands.
We want to ensure that everyone has an opportunity to participate in conservation and find joy outside.
Your donation will go further by making a gift of any size during Give Local, a community campaign: November 6 – 21, 2019
Gifts made to our education program during Give Local will be stretched with a $100,000 Bonus Fund. The Bonus Fund is a proportional match that increases the value of every dollar donated. If we receive 5% of the total money raised during Give Local 2019, we will receive 5 of the $100,000 Bonus Fund ($5,000).
How You Can Help
Outreach! Tell all your friends about Give Local via social media, email, text, or in-person. Set a goal to contact at least 5 people
Make a gift of any size! Will you join us as we seek 50 donors to support getting kids outside!?!
Become a CLT Champion! Download our champion toolkit for key messaging, sample social media posts, email templates, & more
Frequently Asked Questions
We ask that you make a participation gift to Give Local (and help us hit our goal of 50 donors) and make your most generous gift to the year-end campaign. 100% of Give Local donations will go to outdoor learning programs, while year-end campaign donations support all our efforts like land conservation, stewardship of conserved lands, outdoor programming,
Give Local South Puget Sound is a two-week online giving campaign to support nonprofits across Thurston and Mason Counties. Give Local is hosted by the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound. Give Local 2019 will:
– Feature approximately 100 nonprofit organizations in our region
– Extend from November 6-21
– Have a $100,000 Bonus Fund To inspire giving during Give Local, the Community Foundation has partnered with the Dawkins Charitable Trust to offer a proportional $100,000 Bonus Fund
Donate Online: http://c-fund.us/n0n
Mail a Check: Gifts must be received by Tuesday, November 20 at 5:00pm to count toward an organization’s Give Local total. Checks must be made out to “Community Foundation of South Puget Sound” and please write the name of the organization you’d like to support in the memo. For questions, call (360) 705-3340.
Community Foundation of South Puget Sound
(please write the organization you’d like to support in the memo)
212 Union Avenue SE, Suite 102
Olympia, WA 98501