United Way of San Juan County has announced the receipt of a $5,000 grant from the Tulalip Tribes Charitable Fund. The grant will be used for program support exclusively in San Juan County and will assist in funding programs which provide services to thousands of county residents. According to a Tulalip Tribes spokesperson, “The Tulalip Tribes would like to congratulate this organization for its continued dedication and support for such a worthy cause”.
United Way of San Juan County exists to build a stronger, healthier community by raising resources and developing partnerships that make a measurable difference in people’s lives. “Having a positive and lasting impact on the lives of those in need is at the very core of United Way’s mission” said Bonnie Gilmore, Executive Director. “We are extraordinarily grateful for the generous contribution from the Tribes Charitable Fund.”