About the Foundation
Seven Acres Foundation consists of community-minded individuals driven to improve the quality of life of residents in the Lake Chelan Valley.
Our mission is to dream, develop, and build resources providing impactful, tangible, and sustainable benefits for the local community.
Powering Seven Acres is a strong team of board member volunteers and staff who share a passion for meeting the urgent and tangible needs of the Lake Chelan Valley.
Lake Chelan Community Center
Benefits of the Lake Chelan Community Center
Grants and donations to the Lake Chelan Community Center go to the Seven Acres Foundation, the legal entity.
All funds received through all channels, including our donation platform, are used to build the Lake Chelan Community Center.
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Seven Acres Foundation Committees
- Contractor oversight
- Construction of the new 46,000 sq. ft. facility
Foster engagement and support
Encourage financial support
Budgets and financial planning
Recommendations on debt obligations
Controllership for construction expenses
Reach the established goals for funding from local businesses, residents, property owners, and friends of our community
Successfully pivot from messages that ask for contributions, to messages that inspire contributions
Establish clear opportunities for grants, endowments at the state/local/federal levels.
Offer funding options that promote legacy giving and recognition
Interior Design Committee
Create a comfortable and inviting environment within the Lake Chelan Community Center that encourages people to relax, hangout, and enjoy being inside the building
Choose furniture, art, and decorative pieces that please visitors of all ages
Oversee the design, placement, and use of interior way-finding signage
Select architectural finishings that reflect the community and are timeless
Guide and oversee brand development and awareness
Provide support for the fundraising and operations of the Lake Chelan Community Center
Manage advertising, public relations, promotions, social media, and local event participation
Outdoors Amenities Committee
Swimming pool, aquatic center, pickleball and sand volleyball courts
Partner & Community Engagement Committee
Evaluate proposals for new strategic partnerships that add value to The Community Center’s mission and values
Maintain & monitor current partnerships and help them reach full potential/ROI
Collaborate with other committees to streamline outreach efforts and ensure a full experience for partners
Engage in advocacy and networking for community engagement
Develop, review, and promote engagement opportunities
Develop, maintain, and share volunteer measures with other partners
Tenant Management & Lease Agreements Committee
Guide, negotiate, manage, and oversee incoming tenant requests
Recommend and set market rates for potential space
Negotiate beneficial lease agreements that align with The Community Center’s mission and values
Manage lease agreements from start to finish and assign available space at The Community Center