Community Project Grants

Proceeds from the annual Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival are invested in projects within the Coupeville community. Any individual or organization within the 98239 zip code may apply. Click here for the online application form and guidelines.

Since 1964, the Coupeville Festival Association has donated over a half million dollars to local projects. Coupeville organizations that have benefited from CFA funds include The Town of Coupeville (paving, stairway down to the public beach, public restrooms, etc.), Coupeville Garden Club (the planters holding those colorful, seasonal plantings), Island County Historical Society (archiving shelves), Coupeville School District (trips to Seattle Repertory Theatre, National History Day, 4th grade book publishing projects, etc.) Boys and Girls Club, Coupeville Farmers Market, Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association, Gift’s from the Heart Food bank, Keepers of the Admiralty Head Lighthouse, Penn Cove Water Festival, Readers are Leaders, Readiness to Learn, Senior Services of Island County (improvements to CamBey), Whidbey General Hospital (memorial grounds), WSU Coop Extension Office, Coupeville Library, Coupeville Arts Center, and many more.

2013 Community Grant Recipients

  • The Boys and Girls Club of Coupeville
  • Island County Historical Museum
  • Coupeville Chamber of Commerce, Memorial Day Parade
  • The Giant Pumpkin Contest
  • Coupeville Historic Waterfront Association, Flower Baskets
  • Friends of Ebey’s Walking Tour
  • Coupeville Water Festival
  • Whidbey Island Kite Festival
  • Coupeville Garden Club
  • Coupeville Chamber of Commerce, Wine Garden
  • Coupeville Elementary School Young Authors
  • Sno-Isle Library, Puppet Show
  • Town of Coupeville, Marshalls Office
  • Coupeville High School History Day
  • Pacific Northwest Art School