In The News



20 years of support

The year was 1985 and it was the city’s 25th anniversary. Our community celebrated with a party called “Mercerversary.” As part of the celebration there was a charity auction which provided seed money for a brand new Mercer Island organization: the Mercer Island Community Fund...


MIVAL JR recieves Grant 

We are happy to announce that MIVAL Jr. has received its first grant for $810 from Mercer Island Community Fund (MICF).

The grant for MIVAL Jr. is to encourage and enable art exhibition opportunities, foster mentorship and develop a community network of young artists; also to provide visual arts demonstrations and educational experiences...


Farmers market supported by MICF

The Mercer Island Farmers Market has received a generous grant of $2,000 from the Community Fund for the 2009 season. These funds will be used to bring music to the market every Sunday, with a focus on Island musicians, and to support special entertainment for children...