The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound welcomes Peter Buffett, award winning composer, author, and son of legendary investor Warren Buffett, in “Life is What You Make It: A Concert & Conversation.” This live performance celebrates our community’s philanthropy and The Foundation’s 25th anniversary.
5:30 p.m. Reception | 7 p.m. Program
The Kenneth J. Minnaert Center, SPSCC Tickets $50 / $25 Students
Thursday, May 8, 2014
The event features Peter Buffett on piano with cellist, Michael Kott, in a multi-media presentation of Peter’s life journey. It recalls lessons learned growing up in the Buffett household, to Peter’s discovery of the piano, to composing Emmy award winning music (Dances With Wolves), and his work as an international philanthropist.
Reserved seating tickets are available at www.washingtoncenter.org or The Washington Center box office.
The 2014 Community Foundation of South Puget Sound’s charity Golf Classic will be held July 17, 2014 at Indian Summer Golf & Country Club. Over the years, this event has grown to support over $600,000 in annual grants and scholarships to benefit Thurston, Mason and Lewis county residents.
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The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound announced that its Board of Directors has approved a grant up to $80,000 for the Thurston Asset Building Coalition (ThurstonABC) to expand their work and provide coordination and administrative support to the coalition’s efforts. Now in its sixth year, ThurstonABC’s goal is to shorten the pathway out of poverty for people living in Thurston County. (more…)
The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound awarded $124,620 in grants to 27 nonprofit organizations during its spring 2013 grant round.Over the past year, The Foundation has awarded over $275,000 in discretionary grants.