Inland Northwest Community Foundation recognizes its responsibility to identify and respond to community priorities. As a community foundation, we are in unique position to facilitate strategic collaborations among funders, nonprofit organizations, community residents and other stakeholders that can have a transformative effect in our region.  By putting aside individual agendas, collectively we are accomplishing what none of us could do alone in regard to these three community initiatives:  

Community Partners for Middle School Success


Opening Books.
Opening Doors.

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 Increasing educational success for students at Shaw and Garry middle schools in Spokane    Working with partners in the region of greater Coeur d'Alene, Idaho to increase the reading proficiency of K-3 students.

Building Community Philanthropy


Homeless Student Stabilization

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Breaking cycles of intergenerational poverty in Eastern Washington    Working with Priority Spokane and co-funders to reduce the number of homeless students in Spokane County.


Data-Driven Decisions: Using Community Indicators

Community Indicator websites help create more vibrant communities throughout Eastern Washington and North Idaho by providing easy access to current data for anyone at any time. The indicators should promote more informed decision-making by individuals and organizations.  Inland Northwest Community Foundation is pleased to be a supporter of the following indicator projects that are providing valuable information related to the well-being of communities in our region.

Spokane County Community Indicators

Northeast Washington Community Indicators

Kootenai County Community Indicators

Please stay apprised of our community engagement efforts and learn of ways you can be involved in building and sustaining vibrant communities. Submit your e-mail address to stay connected at the bottom of this Web page. 



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421 W. Riverside Ave.
Suite 606
Spokane, Washington 99201
(509) 624-2606