We are the grateful recipients of financial and in-kind support from these businesses and organizations.


Amazon Literary Partnership in 2017 awarded Mineral School a generous grant to support writers’ residency.

Community Foundation of South Puget Sound awarded scholarships to nonprofit continuing education.

Sustainable Arts Foundation awarded grants in 2016 and 2018 that allowed Mineral School to support parent artists during 2017 and 2019 with shorter-format residencies that accommodate family schedules.


We thank the following organizations for their help:

Americorps for sending a team to help us clean and landscape in 2016.

AT&T for matching employee donations.

The Bean Tree (now Rivers Bistrofor helping us feed dancers during  2014.

The Chronicle, Centralia’s and Lewis County’s largest newspaper, sponsors our summer events series.

Girl Friday Productions for donating space and employee time.

Mineral Lake Lions Club for financial support, volunteer help, and partnering for our annual art fair.

Mineral Lake Lodge for offering discounted rooms for visiting authors and artists.

Mountaineers Books for providing books for our library.

Mt. Rainier Railroad for helping us reward donors, volunteers, and residents with train trips.

Sasquatch Books for providing books for our library.

Seattle7Writers for providing us books by notable authors.

Shine Agency for providing discounted graphic design services.

StandStand for donating portable stand-up desks for our residents.  

StormKing Photography for donating professional photography.

Type Set for donating space for our annual fundraising and holiday events, and space for alumni to write and work.