Civic

Common Sense Alliance
Category: Civic
Common Sense Alliance
PO Box 1249
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
360-370-5056
info@commonsensealliance.net
Contact: Mike Carlson
Email: info@commonsensealliance.net
A grassroots organization to inform the community about San Juan County's proposed land use regulations affecting wetlands, streams, shorelines, etc.

Deer Harbor Community Club
Category: Civic
Deer Harbor Community Club
PO Box 57
Deer Harbor, WA 98243
360-376-3028
info@deerharborcommunityclub.org
Email: info@deerharborcommunityclub.org
DHCC preserves and maintains the historic Deer Harbor schoolhouse building for emergency shelter, a depository for memorabilia, and a place to gather.

Doe Bay Community Association
Category: Civic
Doe Bay Community Association
PO Box 176
Olga, WA 98279
360-376-5300
chris@brems.com
Contact: Chris Brems, president, DBCA board of directors
Email: chris@brems.com
Fosters community for Doe Bay families through year-round potlucks, emergency preparedness planning, and annual 4th of July celebration since 1971.

Friends of the Orcas Library
Friends of the Orcas Library
PO Box 1207
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-4264
Contact: Kenneth Gibbs, President
To raise funds to benefit the Library District through membership, yearly library fair, book sales, and donations.

Leadership San Juan Islands
Category: Civic Education
Leadership San Juan Islands
P.O. Box 713
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
360-317-5286
leadershipsanjuanislands@gmail.com
Contact: Jim Hooper, 2017-18 Chair
Email: leadershipsanjuanislands@gmail.com
LSJI facilitates the improvement of participants' professional leadership skills and motivates them to increase their activity in our community.

League of Women Voters of the San Juans
Category: Civic
League of Women Voters of the San Juans
PO Box 784
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
360-378-3373
margaretdoyle7@gmail.com
Contact: Margie Doyle
Email: margaretdoyle7@gmail.com
Encourages informed, active participation in government; works to increase understanding of issues; influences oicf directory policy through advocacy

Madrona Club
Category: Civic
Madrona Club
P.O. Box 345
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-4494
Contact: Leith Templin
The Madrona Club, established in 1906, is one of the oldest extant organizations on Orcas.

Odd Fellows Hall
Odd Fellows Hall
PO Box 1286
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-5640
jay@oddshall.org
Contact: Jay Kimball
Email: jay@oddshall.org
The Hall, located on beautiful Madrona Point in Eastsound, has been a natural community gathering place since it was built in 1891.

Olga Community Club
Category: Civic
Olga Community Club
PO Box 71
Olga, WA 98279
360-376-7777
buckbay6@gmail.com
Contact: Betty Jean Densmore
Email: buckbay6@gmail.com
To maintain the historic Olga CC bldg, dock, Olga/Doe Bay Cemetery, and Olga Park. The OCC building serves as a place to gather for community events.

Olga Strawberry Council
Olga Strawberry Council
PO Box 214
Olga, WA 98279
Contact: Selby Lighthill, President
The Olga Strawberry Council owns and maintains the 75-year-old historic Strawberry Barreling Plant building commonly known as the Artworks Building.

Orcas Island Community Foundation
Orcas Island Community Foundation
PO Box 1496
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-6423
info@oicf.us
Contact: Director
Email: info@oicf.us
The Orcas Island Community Foundation connects people who care to causes that matter and fosters philanthropy to preserve and enhance life on Orcas.

Orcas Island Farmers Market Association
Orcas Island Farmers Market Association
PO Box 1202
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-317-8342
orcasislandfarmersmarket@gmail.com
Contact: Market Manager
Email: orcasislandfarmersmarket@gmail.com
To promote the production and sale of locally produced agricultural and handcrafted products and services through a farm and craft market.

Orcas Island Fire & Rescue
Category: Civic
Orcas Island Fire & Rescue
45 Lavender Lane
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-2331
JSchuh@orcasfire.org
Contact: Jim Schuh
Email: JSchuh@orcasfire.org
Since 1948, it has been the mission of the Orcas Island Fire Department to provide the highest level of protection to life and property.

Orcas Island Library
Orcas Island Library
500 Rose Street
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-4985
pheikkinen@orcaslibrary.org
Contact: Phil Heikkinen, Director
Email: pheikkinen@orcaslibrary.org
Free internet/wifi, downloadable ebooks and audiobooks. Library Fair on 2nd Saturday every August. Open Mon-Thu 10 to 7; Fri-Sat 10 to 5; Sun 12 to 3.

Orcas Island Lion's Club
Category: Civic Fraternal
Orcas Island Lion's Club
PO Box 1212
Eastsound, WA 98245
888-698-6607
orcasislandlions@aol.com
Contact: Steve Schaefer
Email: orcasislandlions@aol.com
Founded in 1972, the Lions volunteer and fundraise to provide sight and hearing services for Orcas adults and children.

Orcas Island Park and Recreation District
Orcas Island Park and Recreation District
P.O. Box 575
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-7275
oiprd@oiprd.org
Contact: Terri Rodgers
Email: oiprd@oiprd.org
Provides leisure time activities & facilities and recreational facilities, of a nonprofit nature as a oicfdirectory service to the residents of Orcas

Orcas LGBT Fund
Orcas LGBT Fund
c/o OICF
PO Box 1496
Eastsound, WA 98245
206-297-8856
Contact: David Dotlich
The Orcas LGBT Fund makes grants to Orcas non-profits for programs that encourage civil discourse and broaden awareness and acceptance of LGBT people.

Turn Point Lighthouse Preservation Society
Category: Civic
Turn Point Lighthouse Preservation Society
PO Box 243
Orcas, WA 98280
admin@tplps.org
Email: admin@tplps.org
The mission of TPLPS is to establish, support, and promote efforts in the preservation and restoration of Turn Point Light Station on Stuart Island.

West Sound Community Club
West Sound Community Club
PO Box 1414
Eastsound, WA 98245
360-376-2314
Contact: Betsy Wareham
The West Sound Community Club owns and manages the Hall, available for rentals, and sponsors monthly community potlucks from September through May.