Human Services Fund (Opens in 2025)

The Human Services Endowment Fund in Honor of Bob Drewel was established in 2003 to acknowledge Bob’s legacy of commitment to human service causes in our region. This fund is held by the Community Foundation of Snohomish County for the long-term benefit of human service agencies throughout Snohomish County.

Eligible organizations:

501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organizations, public agencies, school districts, libraries, parks with programs and/or services in Snohomish County. Organizations are limited to one application per organization.

Applications should fit one of the following criteria:

  • Basic Needs: (food, clothing, shelter, safety).
    • Target populations include:
      • Families
      • Children
      • Seniors
      • Individuals with disabilities/diversely-abled
  • Human Services:
    • Preference for small/medium sized agencies and community based programs with well-defined needs.
      • Dental, wellness or mental health services.
      • Prevention programs and services for pre-teens/teens.
      • Programs that serve assist at-risk youth.
      • Services for veterans.
  • Human Service for disabled individuals:
      • Health and wellness
      • Recreation
      • Enrichment programs
      • Access to services or opportunities to participate in the community. This may include mental health.

2025 Grant Priorities: TBD

For additional questions regarding grants or the online grant process, contact


Past awarded grants

2021 and 2022 Funded List

Organization Name Amount Awarded
Arlington Community Food Bank $5,000
Arlington Kids’ Kloset $5,000
Babies of Homelessness $5,000
Camp Read-a-Rama $5,000
Foundation for Sustainable Community $5,000
Lake Stevens Community Food Bank Association $5,000
Little Red School House dba ChildStrive $5,000
Millennia Ministries $5,000
Monroe Gospel Women’s Mission $5,000
North Snohomish County Outreach $5,000
Second Chance Outreach $5,000
Sky Valley Food Bank $5,000
Stanwood-Camano Area Foundation $5,000
Washington Kids in Transition $5,000


2019 and 2020 Funded List

Organization Name Amount Awarded
Arlington Kids’ Kloset $3,000
Camp Korey $1,000
Homage Senior Services $5,000
Interfaith $5,000
Safe Harbor Free Clinic $3,000
St. Vincent de Paul $5,000
Two Hearts Pregnancy Aid $7,500
Warm Beach Christian Camps & Conference Center $5,000
Work Opportunities $5,000


2018 Funded List

Organization Name Amount Awarded
Arlington Kids’ Kloset $3,000
Bridgeways $5,000
EvergreenHealth Monroe Foundation $3,000
Foundation for Sustainable Community dba Farmer Frog $2,000
Interfaith Association of Northwest Washington $3,500
ChildStrive $3,000
Northwest School for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Children $2,500
Sherwood Community Services $5,000
Volunteers of America Western Washington $5,000
Warm Beach Christian Camps and Conference Center $5,000