Port Townsend School of Woodworking
Preserving the Tradition



Our Partners & Donors


Community Partners

Edensaw Woods  - Specialty hardwood supplier. Edensaw supplies custom materials for yachts and houses of all kinds. Duplicating Victorian trim and siding patterns for homes on the National Historic Homes Register is just one example of the kind of project we welcome.

Lee Valley Tools  - Maker of fine woodworking tools. Lee Valley and Veritas is a family-owned business that has been serving users of woodworking and gardening tools since 1978. 

Jefferson County Community Foundation  - Jefferson County Community Foundation (JCCF) is dedicated to strengthening our community both now and for future generations through engaged philanthropy.


Educational Partners

CedarRoot Folk School - The CedarRoot Folk School was founded to help facilitate the transfer of rural skills from one talented community member to another. CedarRoot places a high value on craftsmanship in manual skills and inter-generational mentoring.

Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building  - NWSWB's mission is to teach and preserve traditional and contemporary wooden boatbuilding skills while developing the individual as a craftsman.

Northwest Maritime Center - The mission of Northwest Maritime Center is to engage and educate people of all generations in traditional and contemporary maritime life, in a spirit of adventure and discovery. 



As part of annual giving to local nonprofits that make a difference in their communities, First Federal bank awarded funds for capital improvements, new equipment and vocational program development. 

Boeing - Matching Gifts: For every gift a Boeing Employee makes to the Port Townsend School of Woodworking, the Boeing Company has generously matched their donation.

Microsoft - Matching Gifts: For every gift a Microsoft Employee makes to the Port Townsend School of Woodworking, the Microsoft Company has generously matched their donation.

The Seattle Foundation - The Seattle Foundation is making the greater Seattle community a vital and healthy place to live, driving positive change on a range of local issues by working side by side with donors. 

Donor's giving tree

Private Donors

We extend our deepest thanks and gratitude to everyone who has made a donation to the school. Your contributions have changed lives. 

We take this opportunity to publicly acknowledge our, Friends of the Port Townsend School of Woodworking.