Nonprofit Highlight: Garden by the Bay

After five seasons, the Garden by the Bay has been a successful program that has impacted many. The plots provide interested community members with garden space, and some plots are set aside to grow vegetables

Benny Benson Hand-Sewn Flag to be Restored by Friends of the Library

riends of the Seward Library was awarded a major SCF grant of $4000 to restore one of the original hand-sewn Benny Benson flags. This flag was first presented to Mrs. Viola Swetmann, one of the

Wind and Rain? No Problem!

It took more than rain, wind, and fog to keep the folks away from the annual Seward Community Foundation Celebration of local Nonprofits picnic. Despite the less-than-perfect weather, an estimated 125 folk gathered under the

Celebrate with Seward Community Foundation!

Join SCF at our annual picnic to celebrate the work of area nonprofits and their amazing programs!

Summer Newsletter

There are so many wonderful programs happening in our community. Enjoy the summer newsletter!

Nonprofit Highlight: Cooper Landing Emergency Services

Cooper Landing Emergency Services, Inc. purchased an advanced pediatric care kit with a mini-grant from Seward Community Foundation. The Handtevy Pediatric System is a pediatric resuscitation kit and the leading platform for prehospital intervention in

Grant Highlight: Independent Living TRAILS Program

The Independent Living Center received a $4,000 grant through SCF’s 2021 competitive grant cycle for their TRAILS program. TRAILS, which stands for Total Recreation and Independent Living Services, offers year-round recreational opportunities for people who

Nonprofit Highlight: Iron Mountain FFA

"What I love most about being a part of the FFA is connecting with people across the country so that at least a few more people know about the agriculture in Seward and Moose Pass,"

December Grant Giveaway

As 2021 drew to a close, the Seward Community Foundation held an end-of-the-year donation drive with an incentive for those who donated between December 1-20 a chance to name one nonprofit to receive a $1,000

A Special Way to Honor a Loved One

Our friends and family can be a big source of inspiration for us and they can fill our lives with wonder and joy. We may not know it, but they are the gems that fill