Welcome to the
William E. Wockner Foundation
The William E. Wockner Foundation, formed in honor and memory of Bill Wockner, is committed to giving back to our communities. We distribute grant support to highly qualified organizations who we find to be working hard to make a difference. We invite you to learn more about our Foundation, our grant recipients, and our history of impact.
Meet Bill Wockner
Bill Wockner lived a life of hard work and hearty friendships. He cared deeply for the people around him, and he always had a soft heart for those who needed a lift or a helping hand. Bill built himself up from his bootstraps, and now he has left a legacy to support the wellbeing of the community he loved.
Sr. Program Manager/Facilities Manager, Homage
Director of Operations & Annual Giving Foundation, EvergreenHealth
“Thank you for providing a safe and secure environment to mentally and emotionally prepare for my surgery and a healthy and warmly receptive place in which to heal.”
"Your gift made it possible for NW Harvest to continue distributing food, expanding access to the most in need, advocating for a strong public safety net, and building the movement to end hunger."
EvergreenHealth's purpose is to work in collaboration with our community to serve the greatest needs of EvergreenHealth, the only Public District Hospital... READ MORE
Operation Military Family
Operation Military Family’s passion is helping to keep our country strong. When we strengthen our military and veteran families, when we help... READ MORE
Semper Fi & America’s Fund
The goal of Semper Fi's programming and support is to ensure that service members, veterans, and military families achieve and maintain an... READ MORE
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