Civic

American Legion Auxiliary Unit #93
Category: Civic Fraternal
American Legion Auxiliary Unit #93
793 Crescent Beach Dr
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Laura Leicht, President
Email: unit93auxiliary@gmail.com
The Auxiliary supports the American Legion in providing service to veterans and their families, the community, and children’s programs.

American Legion Post #93
Category: Civic Fraternal
American Legion Post #93
793 Crescent Beach
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Pat Ayers
Email: payers59@gmail.com
The Orcas Island American Legion Post #93 is a patriotic organization committed to serving our veterans, service members, and our community members.

American Legion Sons Unit #93
Category: Civic Fraternal
American Legion Sons Unit #93
793 Crescent Beach
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Scott Wallace
Email: salpost93@gmail.com
We believe in The United States of America, service before self, and supporting The American Legion.

Deer Harbor Community Club
Category: Civic
Deer Harbor Community Club
PO Box 57
Deer Harbor, WA 98243
Email: rental@dhcc.us
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
3634 Point Lawrence Rd
Olga, WA 98279
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 Olga Store Building
Friends of the Olga Store Building
PO Box 21
Olga, WA 98279
Email: friends@theolgastore.org
The Friends of the Olga Store is a nonprofit organization supporting the historic Olga Store Building which will host USPS and the Orcas Food Co-op.

Friends of the Orcas Library
Category: Civic
Friends of the Orcas Library
PO Box 1207
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Kenneth Gibbs, President
Email: kenneth.gibbs@gmail.com
To raise funds to benefit the Library District through membership, yearly library fair, book sales, and donations.

Helping Hands Noramise
Category: Civic
Helping Hands Noramise
PO Box 1383
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Rosedanie Cadet
Email: rosedanie@noramise.org
Fostering cross-culture collaborations, empowering youth and developing agriculture-based education.

Leadership San Juan Islands
Category: Civic Education
Leadership San Juan Islands
P.O. Box 713
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Contact: Gretchen M. Krampf, MSOD, PCC
Email: hello@lsji.org
LSJI offers programs that develop leadership skills and increase islanders’ awareness about issues affecting San Juan County.

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
Contact: Necia Quast
Email: collquas@netscape.net
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 361
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Louise Boone
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
Contact: Natalie Menacho
Email: hallmanager@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
Contact: Stephen Emmes
Email: stlyemmes@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
Email: info@olgastrawberrycouncil.org
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
Category: Civic
Orcas Island Community Foundation
PO Box 1496
Eastsound, WA 98245
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
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
Contact: Chief Scott Williams
Email: info@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
Contact: Janet Marlow, Interim Director
Email: jmarlow@orcaslibrary.org
Free internet/wifi, downloadable ebooks and audiobooks. Library Fair on 2nd Saturday every August. Open Mon-Sat 10am–6pm, and Sun 12pm–3pm.

Orcas Island Lions Club
Category: Civic Fraternal
Orcas Island Lions Club
PO Box 1212
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Club President
Email: orcasislandlionsclub@gmail.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
PO Box 575
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Terri Rodgers
Email: oiprd@oiprd.org
Provides leisure time activities and recreational facilities in a non-profit manner as a service to the residents of Orcas Island.

Orcas Island Volunteer Firefighter/EMT Association
Category: Civic
Orcas Island Volunteer Firefighter/EMT Association
PO Box 25
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Alan Stameisen
Email: oivfea@gmail.com
The Orcas Island Volunteer Firefighter/EMT Association supports the volunteers that provide emergency services to our community.

Orcas LGBT Fund
Category: Civic
Orcas LGBT Fund
c/o OICF
PO Box 1496
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: David Dotlich
Email: dldotlich@gmail.com
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
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
Category: Civic
West Sound Community Club
PO Box 1414
Eastsound, WA 98245
Contact: Betsy Wareham
Email: betsy@westsoundmarina.com
The West Sound Community Club owns and manages the Hall, available for rentals, and sponsors monthly community potlucks from September through May.