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Grant Highlight: Seward High School

Seward High School students and their teacher approached the Seward Community Foundation to help refurbish the school greenhouse.  In recent years it had become outdated and was in need of new grow lights, various materials,

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

A New Mural for Seward

n September, the Seward Arts Council received a $1,000 mini-grant for supplies for its “Seward’s Native Roots” 2022 mural project. The mural is a collaboration with the Qutekcak Native Tribe and Seward Mural Society and

Advisor Highlight: Melanie Smith

Seward Community Foundation is thrilled to welcome its newest Board Member, Melanie Smith, who joined the board in February of 2022. Originally from Fairbanks and Bethel, Melanie moved to Seward in 2006 when her husband,

SCF Hosts Nonprofit Training

Seward Community Foundation was pleased to bring The Foraker Group to Seward on September 23rd for a half-day of free classes for our nonprofit community. Nonprofit leaders, staff, and volunteers gathered at the Alaska SeaLife

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

SCF Hosts Foraker Training

SCF is pleased to bring The Foraker Group to Seward for a half-day of training.

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!

Growing Tomorrow’s Possibilities

Your gifts to the Seward Community Foundation will make a significant impact on the Seward area FOREVER! Every gift up to $25,000 to SCF's Unrestricted Fund or SCF's Operating Fund will be matched 1:1 by