IMPACT

The Voice of Philanthropy in Our Community

For Philanthropists

SkillUp Washington Receives Seattle Colleges “Partner of the Year” Award

September 23, 2016

Award honors contributions made to elevate Seattle Colleges and its students, and those who inspire others by working in partnership to achieve mutual success.

Health and Student Achievement

September 22, 2016

While high-quality teachers, administrators and a well-funded, working education system will always be critical, student success might also depend on access to healthy food, physical activity, dental care and mental health support.

Best Starts for Kids Plan Approved by County Council

September 21, 2016

King County Council unanimously approved the implementation plan for the Best Starts for Kids Levy. This is a significant moment to be celebrated. 


Nonprofit Partners

Youth Grantmaking Board Accepting Applications for Civic Leadership Opportunity

September 13, 2016

Built on the concept of youth powered change, students across King County participating in Seattle Foundation's Youth Grantmaking Board have contributed over $200,000 into Seattle's public sector - all to support the success of children, youth and families.

Nonprofits Recognized for Promoting Civic Engagement

September 09, 2016

Seattle Foundation and KEXP announce first round of nonprofits awarded participation in KEXP's Community Partnership Program.

Neighbor to Neighbor Announces Grant Recipients

September 07, 2016

Building diverse leadership and capacity at the grassroots level.


GiveBIG

GiveBIG Disbursement and Feedback

GiveBIG Disbursement and Feedback

June 20, 2016

June 15 is disbursement day. Nonprofits can find information here as well as a survey to give GiveBIG feedback.

GiveBIG 2016 Exceeds Goals - Delivers Lift for Many Local Nonprofits

June 14, 2016

The final results are in — GiveBIG 2016 generated a record $22 million in contributions to nonprofits.

GiveBIG Distribution: When and Why

May 18, 2016