Programs

Celebrate! Award:- Award honors an outstanding community service adult volunteer & youth volunteer.  Nominated by the public & chosen by a committee of community leaders.

Christmas Tree Fundraiser – Fifteen local non-profit organizations decorate Christmas trees at the library to raise funds for their organization by getting votes from the community.

Giving Back 365:- You give $365 a dollar a day to make our community better.  Through Giving Back 365 you will engage in philanthropy with your peers. Together, we will make Watertown a better place to live, work and raise a family.  

Sea of Goodwill:- Established to help Veterans, their families and employers of veterans who need assistance through a one-stop call center. 

Watertown Area School Partnership ProgramThe Foundation will award grants on an annual basis for public education projects which are beyond the scope of the regular school budget.

Women & Giving:- Started in 2003 to educate and inspire women to become leaders in philanthropy.

Youth Council:- A committee of the Foundation, since 2001, started with notion that young people care about others and would like a voice in the issues, challenges and opportunities they face now and in the future.