• SWCA Foundation

    The SWCA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) with the mission of enhancing Southwest Washington through scholarships and community outreach projects.


    Scholarship Program

    The SWCA Foundation is proud to award scholarships to qualified applicants, including those pursuing education related to the building and construction industries.

    The SWCA Foundation invests in future community leaders by offering financial assistance to students through funds raised by the generous donations of members.  These awards are available to association members' employees, their children, and others who are enrolling in full-time secondary education.

    Students who utilize the SWCA Foundation Scholarship Program include those seeking technical training, leadership skills, and a wide range of degrees from various colleges.

    View 2018-2019 academic year recipients


    Community Projects

    The SWCA Foundation also supports our community through community projects, which pair members with opportunities to utilize their skills and resources in a practical way.


  • SWCA Foundation Scholarship Recipient Testimony



    President: Stefan Granmo, NW Service Realty, LLC

    Secretary: Melissa Boles, Workforce Southwest Washington

    Treasurer: Alex Barrett, Barrett & Company CPAs

    Garren Elmer, Northfork Landscape

    Greg Usselman, Banner Bank 

    Dennis Kampe, Cascadia Technical Academy Foundation

    Sean Philbrook, Identity Clark County

    Francois Wevers, Clark College 

    Doug Sippel, Leadership Transitions LLC


    Special honor: Paul Dye, Precision Rebar & Accessories

    Thank you for your three years as Secretary of the SWCA Foundation.