The VISION of the
Central Washington Catholic Foundation
is to provide enduring support for Catholic education and ministries of Central Washington.

Celebration of Faith

Our annual celebration and fundraiser.


Leave a legacy for future generations.

Grants and Tuition

Funding options for you and your students.


Kathleen Wilmes

Executive Director

Director Offers Resignation

"As President of the Catholic Foundation Board of Trustees, it is with a heavy heart that I announce that Kathleen Wilmes has offered her resignation and will leaving us mid-March to pursue a career with Edward Jones. Please join us in thanking her for her dedicated service, long hours ensuring the safety and development of your donations, growth of our Foundation donor base, an enhanced relationship with the Diocese and Catholic Charities, and the addition of many new programs and tools to make the Central Washington Catholic Foundation the outstanding organization it is today. Thank you, Kathleen!"

Gordon Beecher President, Board of Trustees

Job Posting: Executive Director

The Executive Director is the key management leader and is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors.

Bachelor degree is required along with five 5 years progressive experience in fundraising, program administration, budget development, and management. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic in good standing, have knowledge of Catholic Social Teachings, have excellent written and oral communications skills, and strong project management skills. Microsoft Office experience and bilingual skills are desirable.

The CWCF mission is to provide enduring support for Catholic education in Central Washington.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.