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Passion Fulfills Students’ Promise

October 13, 2016

"These are the students that teachers dream of having in their classroom."

Element Notes

October 12, 2016

News & Opinion on Building A Healthy Community 

Ensuring Equity and Opportunity for People with Disabilities in Today's Workforce

October 11, 2016

Today kicks off National Disability Employers Education Awareness Month and the continuing Disability Civil Rights Movement.

Nonprofit Partners

Seattle Foundation Announces New Vibrant Democracy Initiative

October 14, 2016

The goal of the Vibrant Democracy Initiative is to strengthen the voice and participation of underrepresented communities to allow for more equitable systems change.

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.


It's Time to Talk About GiveBIG 2017

October 11, 2016

Seattle Foundation invites King County nonprofits to attend one of three nonprofit gatherings happening this month and provide your input on different ways to approach 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.