Below is a list of all RRCF funds accepting donations. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 425-282-5199 or email rminot@rentonfoundation.org. We welcome contributions by credit card, check or grants through other foundations; send to Renton Regional Community Foundation, PO Box 820, Renton, WA 98057. Thank you for your generosity!

Donate To A Fund

Fund Name   Description
Renton Regional Community Foundation General Support
Renton Regional Community Foundation Donate Supports the operations and growth of Renton Regional Community Foundation.
RRCF Endowment Donate Endowment fund to support the long-term success and sustainability of Renton Regional Community Foundation.
Family First Community Center
Family First Community Center Fund Donate This fund accepts and manages donations made to construct and maintain the Family First Center in Renton.
Funds
Aaron Adair Memorial Fund Donate The purpose of the Adair Fund is for the general benefit of the community, with a priority of drug and alcohol recovery.
Allied Arts Fund Donate Used to encourage the arts in the greater Renton area. Also provides scholarships for Renton high school students.
Andee Jorgensen Community Fund Donate Established in memory of Andee Jorgensen, a long-time Rotarian and community supporter, this fund supports a variety of important needs in the community.
Bergquist Family Fund Donate Established by the Berquist Family for the general benefit of the community.
Bill Boehlke Character Field of Interest Fund Donate This fund honors a person who has made significant contributions to the sport of football (excluding players and coaches) and provides scholarships to high school seniors in the state of Washington who are pursuing a career in digital communications.
Budkis Charbonneau Fund for Senior Emergency Pet Care Donate Provides support for emergency pet care to low-income senior citizens.
Charles L. Custer Fund - Historical Society Donate Supports programs and services of the Renton Historical Society and the Renton Historical Museum.
Charles L. Custer Fund - Parks and Recreation Donate Supports programs and services of the Renton Parks and Recreation Department.
City of SeaTac Senior Program Fund Donate This fund was established by the City of SeaTac as a result of a bequest and will benefit the city’s senior programs.
Communities in Schools of Renton Fund Donate Works to connect needed community resources with schools in order to help young people successfully learn, stay in school and prepare for life.
Community Benefit Fund Donate This fund was started by the RRCF Board to provide a means to accept un-designated money that can be used at the board’s discretion to meet emerging needs in the community.
COVID-19 Response Fund Donate The COVID-19 Response Fund provides flexible financial support to organizations in South King County working with some of the most vulnerable communities who are disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus.
Dolores Gibbons Scholarship Fund Donate Supports educational purposes beyond high school for any graduate of a Renton high school.
Eda & Teresa Pozzobon Fund Donate Supports immigrant women and children in the Greater Renton area who are learning to read/write/speak English and/or are working toward legal citizenship. Priority to Renton residents.
EmpowerWOC Project Fund Donate The EmpowerWOC Project prioritizes the wellness of women of color, empowering them to be at their best. Their mission is to provide inclusive, safe spaces for self-identifying women of color to experience healing through various offerings.
Felomena's Grace Fund Donate This scholarship was established in 2018 for the purpose of furthering the education and overall development of a student who has lost a parent.
First Financial NW Foundation Donate Supports charitable causes in Pierce, King, and Snohomish Counties.
Harper Engineering Children's Need Fund Donate Supports children through grants to Communities in Schools of Renton, the Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank, and the Renton School District.
Harry & Janet Blencoe Scholarship Fund Donate This fund will provide scholarships specifically for students attending Renton Technical College.
Helen Dyrdal Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate Provides academic scholarships to college and graduate students and those pursuing careers through certificate or trade programs.
Ikea Performing Arts Center Community Support Fund Donate Helps fund ongoing operations and improvements at the Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center.
Irene Olson Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate This scholarship honors the life and work of Irene Olson, who served as principal of Tiffany Park Elementary School from 2005 to 2017. The annual scholarship will provide $500 of college support for a future educator. Any junior or senior attending a high school in the Renton School District who is interested in a career in education will be eligible to apply.
Jeremy Gidlund Memorial Scholarship Donate Provides scholarships for special needs students in the Renton and Olympia School Districts.
John & Petra Hansen Fund Donate Supports a variety of community organizations and causes.
Joy Poff Fund for Education and Families Donate Helps to improve the quality of education within the Renton School District and for families of students attending Renton schools.
Key to Change Empowering Youth for Change Fund Donate This fund supports Key To Change including; scholarships, maintaining the instrument library and sustaining Key to Change's programming and growth.
Lindbergh High School Memorial Scholarship Donate Established to help develop additional resources to support scholarships for Lindbergh High School graduating seniors.
Medzegian Family Philanthropic Fund Donate Supports charitable organizations and causes in the greater Renton area.
Norma Denzer Cugini Arts Fund Donate Supports the Renton Annual Art Show with an annual operating and awards grant.
Padgett Fund Donate Provides support for human service agencies in the Puget Sound area.
Parker Family Memorial Fund Donate Funds are used to support scholarships for students attending Renton Technical College and the appliance repair program.
Randall Rockhill Student Instrument Music Fund Donate Provides support for human service agencies in the Puget Sound area.
Reeder Family Fund Donate Supports general education and music education and performance for people of all ages in Renton and the greater community.
Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank Fund Donate Provides support to the Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank for operations and programming.
Renton LGBTQIA+ Community Fund Donate Builds a strong inclusive sense of belonging, empowering members to promote positive change in our communities, combating prejudice and discrimination, and providing support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual, and similarly-identified people.
Renton Regional Fire Authority Fund Donate For goods and services to support the mission, vision and values of the Renton Regional Fire Authority: “working to make our community safer, healthier, and stronger.”
Renton River Days Fund Donate Supports educational cultural programs of the Renton River Days Festival.
Renton Rotary ROTACARE Fund Donate Supports operations of the Renton Rotary RotaCare free healthcare clinic held in Renton.
Renton Schools Foundation Donate Supports academic projects and programs provided by the Renton School District.
Renton Schools Graduate & Educator Scholarship Fund Donate Provides scholarship money for current, new teachers within the Renton School District pursuing post-graduate work and graduating seniors.
Renton Senior Center Fund Donate Supports the volunteers at the Renton Senior Center.
Renton's Unleashed Furry Friends (RUFF) Fund Donate Helps to maintain Renton's first off-leash dog park.
Renton Technical College Foundation Fund Donate Supports students and higher education programs of the Renton Technical College.
Richard Baima Bisiack Fund Donate Established in memory of Richard Bisiack. This fund is a general benefit fund, as well as a scholarship fund for community college and/or trade school students or undergraduate students pursuing a degree in business, marketing or communications.
Robert and Mary Cugini Charitable Fund Donate Funds are used for the general benefit of the community.
Roger & Marlene Winter Fund Donate Funds are used for the general benefit of the community.
Rudolph Bundas Memorial Fund Donate Supports artistic excellence and arts scholarships.
Sam Chastain Scholarship Fund Donate Established in memory of Sam Chastain. This fund provides recreational opportunities to low and moderate income youth and families who live within the city limits of Renton or in the Renton School District boundaries.
Sister City Fund-City of Renton Donate Used to benefit any and all activities of the Sister City Committee for our sister cities in Japan and Mexico.
Steve & Marcie Maxwell Family Fund Donate Established by Steve & Marcie Maxwell to support the needs of children, parents and families throughout the region.
Sue Carlson Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate Provides academic scholarships to women living in Renton who are graduating high school and display a strong, entrepreneurial spirit.
The Renton Innovation Zone Partnership (RIZP) Innovation Fund Donate Supports grassroots projects in the Skyway-West Hill and Renton Sunset-Highlands neighborhoods. These projects will work to improve academic outcomes by supporting students and families.
Valley Medical Center Fund Donate Supports programs and activities that advance the mission of Valley Medical Center and its clinic network.
Wallace Family Scholarship Fund Donate Supports students from Hazen or Renton High Schools who are LBGTQ, interested in STEM programs, and demonstrate financial need.
Endowed Funds
Beth Donofrio Memorial Fund Donate Established in memory of Beth Donofrio, a long time Soroptimist. This fund focuses primarily on supporting women, children and families in the Greater Renton and South King County communities through Renton Soroptimist.
Betty Jacobsen Scholarship Fund Donate Provides scholarships to individuals who have attended St. Anthony School (Renton), John F. Kennedy High School (Burien), or Eastside Catholic High School (Bellevue). Through this scholarship fund, Mrs. Jacobsen's intention, who was herself not college educated, was to make a positive difference in students' educational opportunities. It is hoped that by receiving these gifts, each student will improve their life and in turn give back to the community in which they live.
Carl and Betty Rochet Scholarship Fund Donate Scholarship to assist young people pursuing careers in the communications field.
Cugini Family Fund Donate Provides merit-based scholarships to young women.
First Savings Bank of Renton Donate Supports Renton, non-profit charities.
Frank Raphael Scholarship Fund Donate Established in honor of Frank Raphael, who owned Service Linen and was a long-time member of Renton Rotary. This fund awards scholarships to any graduate from a Renton high school.
Kohlwes College Scholarship Fund Donate Provides scholarships for graduates of the Renton School District and for students attending grad school.
Renton Rotary Foundation Fund Donate Helps the Rotary Club of Renton support worthwhile charities in the Greater Renton area.
Searing Family Fund Donate Established by Tim & Kimberly Searing, this fund is used to support Saint Anthony's School, Renton School District Elementary Education and the City of Renton Parks and Recreation Department.
St. Matthews Lutheran Church Fund Donate Supports community charities and programs at St. Matthews Lutheran Church.
Vision House Fund Donate Supports transitional housing for the homeless through Vision House.
Short Term Funds within Operating Fund:
The Next Curve Donate This fund is the result of a group of emerging community leaders making an annual financial contribution to benefit the community in the form of small grants to priority areas of need.
Other Funds