Inspiring greatness, compassion, charity and community throughout the Walker County Area.
The mission of the Walker Area Community Foundation is to grow and preserve charitable gifts, using the earnings to educate, inspire and advance the community for the greatest common good.
Nurturing a sense of community
Teamwork and collaboration
Advocating for action and change
Setting the example
Promoting Family, Neighborhood, Community, County, Area, State
Charity at Home
Encouraging / Empowering
Human, financial, and technical investment from all segments of the community
Programs: To create sustainable projects where the citizens experience a high quality of life, where the youth are prepared for the future, and our seniors are respected, loved and secure.
Establish all forms of giving:
Goods and Services
Receiving: Secure funds from Federal, State, and Private sources to match, leverage and compound investments from the foundation
Giving: Provide seed funding for the initiation of new and innovative projects, while responding to missing services to make our community healthy, whole, and vibrant.
Collaboration: Foster relationships with local, regional and state associations to build technical, human and financial assistance teams to be catalysts for initiating change and sustaining growth leading to community ownership.