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 Supports the operations and growth of Renton Regional Community Foundation.
RRCF Endowment Endowment fund to support the long-term success and sustainability of Renton Regional Community Foundation.
Family First Community Center
Family First Community Center Fund This fund accepts and manages donations made to construct and maintain the Family First Center in Renton.
Funds
Aaron Adair Memorial Fund 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 Used to encourage the arts in the greater Renton area. Also provides scholarships for Renton high school students.
Andee Jorgensen Community Fund 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 Established by the Berquist Family for the general benefit of the community.
Beth Donofrio Memorial Fund 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 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.
Budkis Charbonneau Fund for Senior Emergency Pet Care Provides support for emergency pet care to low-income senior citizens.
Carl and Betty Rochet Scholarship Fund Scholarship to assist young people pursuing careers in the communications field.
Charles L. Custer Fund - Historical Society Supports programs and services of the Renton Historical Society and the Renton Historical Museum.
Charles L. Custer Fund - Parks and Recreation Supports programs and services of the Renton Parks and Recreation Department.
City of SeaTac Senior Program Fund 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 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 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 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.
Cugini Family Fund Provides merit-based scholarships to young women.
Dolores Gibbons Scholarship Fund Supports educational purposes beyond high school for any graduate of a Renton high school.
Eda & Teresa Pozzobon Fund 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 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 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 Supports charitable causes in Pierce, King, and Snohomish Counties.
First Savings Bank of Renton Supports Renton, non-profit charities.
Frank Raphael Scholarship Fund 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.
Harper Engineering Children's Need Fund 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 This fund will provide scholarships specifically for students attending Renton Technical College.
Helen Dyrdal Memorial Scholarship Fund Provides academic scholarships to college and graduate students and those pursuing careers through certificate or trade programs.
Ikea Performing Arts Center Community Support Fund Helps fund ongoing operations and improvements at the Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center.
Irene Olson Memorial Scholarship Fund 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 Provides scholarships for special needs students in the Renton and Olympia School Districts.
John & Petra Hansen Fund Supports a variety of community organizations and causes.
Joy Poff Fund for Education and Families 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 This fund supports Key To Change including; scholarships, maintaining the instrument library and sustaining Key to Change's programming and growth.
Kohlwes College Scholarship Fund Provides scholarships for graduates of the Renton School District and for students attending grad school.
Lindbergh High School Memorial Scholarship Established to help develop additional resources to support scholarships for Lindbergh High School graduating seniors.
Maxwell Fund for Youth & Families Established by Steve & Marcie Maxwell to support the needs of children, parents and families throughout the region.
Medzegian Family Philanthropic Fund Supports charitable organizations and causes in the greater Renton area.
Norma Denzer Cugini Arts Fund Supports the Renton Annual Art Show with an annual operating and awards grant.
Padgett Fund Provides support for human service agencies in the Puget Sound area.
Parker Family Memorial Fund Funds are used to support scholarships for students attending Renton Technical College and the appliance repair program.
Randall Rockhill Student Instrument Music Fund Provides support for human service agencies in the Puget Sound area.
Reeder Family Fund Supports general education and music education and performance for people of all ages in Renton and the greater community.
Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank Fund Provides support to the Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank for operations and programming.
Renton LGBTQIA+ Community Fund 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 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 Supports educational cultural programs of the Renton River Days Festival.
Renton Rotary Foundation Fund Helps the Rotary Club of Renton support worthwhile charities in the Greater Renton area.
Renton Rotary ROTACARE Fund Supports operations of the Renton Rotary RotaCare free healthcare clinic held in Renton.
Renton Schools Foundation Supports academic projects and programs provided by the Renton School District.
Renton Schools Graduate & Educator Scholarship Fund Provides scholarship money for current, new teachers within the Renton School District pursuing post-graduate work and graduating seniors.
Renton Senior Center Fund Supports the volunteers at the Renton Senior Center.
Renton's Unleashed Furry Friends (RUFF) Fund Helps to maintain Renton's first off-leash dog park.
Renton Technical College Foundation Fund Supports students and higher education programs of the Renton Technical College.
Richard Baima Bisiack Fund 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 Funds are used for the general benefit of the community.
Roger & Marlene Winter Fund Funds are used for the general benefit of the community.
Rudolph Bundas Memorial Fund Supports artistic excellence and arts scholarships.
Sam Chastain Scholarship Fund 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.
Searing Family Fund 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.
Sister City Fund-City of Renton Used to benefit any and all activities of the Sister City Committee for our sister cities in Japan and Mexico.
St. Matthews Lutheran Church Fund Supports community charities and programs at St. Matthews Lutheran Church.
Sue Carlson Memorial Scholarship Fund 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 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 Supports programs and activities that advance the mission of Valley Medical Center and its clinic network.
Vision House Fund Supports transitional housing for the homeless through Vision House.
Wallace Family Scholarship Fund Supports students from Hazen or Renton High Schools who are LBGTQ, interested in STEM programs, and demonstrate financial need.
Short Term Funds within Operating Fund:
The Next Curve 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