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Boosting community on Mercer Island can be THIS easy!

Mercer Island Community Fund grants support Island events and programs.

In your travels around Mercer Island, you’ve likely attended the Summer Celebration or Mercer Island Farmer’s Market or the Leap for Green Fair. Or perhaps you’ve taken in a performance of either Shakespeare or Mostly Music in the park or Youth Theatre Northwest.

What do all these popular events have in common? Mercer Island Community Fund grants crucial funding annually to each, using donation money received by community members like you.


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...