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Seattle Foundation helps nonprofits carry out their important work by awarding grants, forging community partnerships and educating community philanthropists and partners about the organizations that are most aligned with their charitable interests.


Grant opportunities

Seattle Foundation offers a wide variety of grants to support local nonprofits. Our priority is those organizations making meaningful, measurable change within the key areas of our Healthy Community Framework—from arts and culture to health and wellness. With decades of experience and extensive research, we’ve learned what works, what doesn’t, and what investments need to be made to ensure that our communities thrive. Review our opportunities and learn how we can help your organization make progress toward its mission.

GiveTogether

This collective giving effort allows like-minded philanthropists to maximize impact in a shared area of interest. Targeted issues change regularly, so check in to discover the current focus and if you meet the application criteria to apply.

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Neighbor to Neighbor

This grants program awards funding and technical assistance to small, grassroots organizations located in Kent, South Seattle, and White Center. Applications can be submitted anytime and are reviewed on a quarterly basis.

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Center for Community Partnerships

We founded the Center for Community Partnerships to focus directly on, and invest in, targeted efforts to achieve greater health, social, racial and economic equity. 

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Impact

The Voice of Philanthropy in Our Community

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Element Notes

May 22, 2017

In this roundup, Mayor Murray will not run for re-election, Amazon permanently gifts a shelter to Mary’s Place and the city council takes on the push for an income tax.


Tony Mestres

Corporate Champions redefine civic leadership

May 18, 2017

Seattle Foundation CEO calls for more corporate civic leadership

Corporate Champion Award Certificates

Celebrating Corporate Philanthropy in King County

May 17, 2017

Puget Sound Business Journal and Seattle Foundation Honor Healthy Community Corporate Champions