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Join us in activities and the creation of a permanent endowment fund to support the needs of the greater Polson community

logoblueOur Vision: To create a permanent endowment fund to support community needs.

Mission: The leaders of the Greater Polson Community Foundation will: Gather permanent funds; offer donors various gifting options; award grants; develop partnerships through collaboration with others; promote philanthropy; inspire community pride and unity.

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Community Scores For Youth Soccer

With a gift of $25,000, donors to the Greater Polson Community Foundation (GPCF) helped move the Polson Youth Soccer Assoc. (PYSA) closer to its final goal of building new soccer fields in Polson. The size of the gift entitles GPCF to have the privilege of naming one of the four new fields now being constructed […]

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Charitable Giving With A Twist

Seasoned professionals and other engaged participants are still licking their lips after the delicious “Made in Montana” luncheon (prepared by 101 Main Restaurant) in downtown Polson on Thursday, May 5. Participants joined Amy Sullivan, Director of the Montana Office of Gift Planning, with the Montana Community Foundation, and the GPCF in learning how, as a […]

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The Day Kool-Aid Polluted the Lake

Flathead Lakers Help Kool-Aid Consumers Become Watershed Citizens How a watershed works can be difficult to imagine…even for adults. It is a complex system with biological, chemical, physical, and social processes that work together and rely on each other to function. The Flathead Lakers have worked with local schools and teachers for nearly two decades […]

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Latest Events

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Denim & Diamonds — Passion For Polson Event 2016

The 8th annual “Passion for Polson Celebration” will be held Friday, Aug. 5 on the park-like grounds surrounding the home of Drs. Tim and Kelly Bagnell on Rocky Point Road. Their beautiful home has an unobstructed view of the lake, the Swan Range, and on a clear day, the peaks of Glacier Park. A special […]

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Donors Share Passion At Annual Celebration

Denver Holt has been around the world, more than a few times, and knows a thing or two about beautiful locations and natural attractions. He’s the director of the Owl Institute in Charlo and one of the world’s foremost experts on owls. Holt was the guest of honor at this year’s Annual Passion For Polson […]

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GPCF Celebration

Save The Date! Passion For Polson Celebration Is Aug. 7

The 2015 Passion for Polson Celebration will be emphasizing a unique bragging point about life in our community. Featured guest Denver Holt of the Owl Institute in Charlo will be sharing stories that explain why we should all “Go Wild for Polson,” this year’s party theme. A wonderful four-course dinner preceded by hors d’oeuvres will […]

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