WHATCOM ­— Whatcom Land Title Co. has donated more than $7,000 to local nonprofits in the first half of 2019 through grants and proceeds of a June garage sale organized by employees and clients. 

Groups benefiting include Brigadoon Service Dogs, Habitat for Humanity, Junior Achievement, Kulshan Community Land Trust, Lydia Place, Meals on Wheels, Skookum Kids, Whatcom Center for Early Learning, Northwest Youth Services, Whatcom Land Trust, Animals as Natural Therapy, Wounded Warriors, St. Jude Children‘s Research Hospital, Brain Injury Alliance of Washington, The Robert Chinn Foundation and Alternative Humane Society.

In recognition of the community involvement and local ownership, the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce named Whatcom Land Title its Large Business Member of the Month for July. WLT has branches in Bellingham, Birch Bay and Lynden.

Whatcom Land Title offers title insurance and escrow services. Branches are in Birch Bay Square, at 507 Front St. in Lynden and at 2011 Young St. in Bellingham.