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Learn About the Community Emergency Response Fund Supporting Nonprofits Impacted by the COVID-19

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2020 Great Fish Community Challenge July 30 – September 18

Whitefish Community Foundation is pleased to announce 56 Participating Nonprofits in the 2020 Challenge. This 7 week campaign will run through September 18. Find out what they are raising money for and help us unleash philanthropy during this 7 week campaign.  Come to the POP-UP Donation Booths and donate during the campaign. You will be entered for a chance to win $500 for your favorite charity. Learn More


Whitefish Community Foundation has activated a Community Emergency Response Fund to support local nonprofits helping those directly impacted by COVID-19. The Program is providing emergency funding to nonprofits to help them provide critical services to those in need. Many nonprofits are seeing a significant increase in the demand for their services. Click on Learn More to find out what is currently being funded.

Day of Giving and Unity – giving tuesday

THANK YOU DONORS! Whitefish Community Foundation and Flathead Community Foundation joined together for the first time to hold a Day of Giving and Unity on Giving Tuesday to raise funds for nonprofits struggling to survive during the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 crisis. Nonprofits located in Flathead County and Eureka were invited to participate in the May 5th Day of Giving and Unity. Over $561,000 was raised in the 28 hour campaign!

Over $9 Million Raised For Over 63 Local Nonprofits in Five Years!

2019 Great Fish Community Challenge Raised



Whitefish Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on fostering philanthropy, building endowments and helping donors benefit our community. Our work makes the Great Fish Community Challenge possible. If you value our work please make a gift to the Community Foundation through the Great Fish Community Challenge and help us continue making good things happen in our community.

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