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May 6, 2014 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
The Seattle Foundation's
Join The Seattle Foundation on May 6 for our fourth annual GiveBIG—a one-day, online charitable giving event to benefit nonprofits in our community.
Safeguarding Digital Assets through Estate Planning
Jun 10, 2014 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Washington Athletic Club, Seattle
Featuring Rochelle L. Haller, shareholder of Graham & Dunn and a member of the firm’s Estate Planning team.
One Night Count
The One Night Count of people who are homeless in King County takes place every year at the end of January.
A Paramount Duty: Funding Education for McCleary and Beyond
Washington state policymakers must come up with billions in more funding over the next few years to comply with the State Supreme Court’s decision in McCleary v. State, which mandated a significant boost in K-12 school funding.
Household Food Security in the United States in 2011
This report presents statistics on households’ food security, food expenditures, and use of food and nutrition assistance programs for 2011.
Transit Oriented Development that's Healthy, Green & Just
This Puget Sound Sage report provides evidence that gentrification is happening in the Valley, meaning new people with higher incomes have been moving into Rainier Valley and station-area land value and rents are on the rise.
Arts & Economic Prosperity IV: The Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences
This report documents the key role played by the nonprofit arts and culture industry in strengthening our nation’s economy.
Support Victims of the Oso Landslide
Friday, April 11, 2014
How you can help victims of the devastating landslide affecting the communities of Oso and Darrington in Snohomish County.
Norman B. Rice named 2014 Recipient of Seattle-King County First Citizen Award
Monday, February 24, 2014
To honor decades of service and devotion to the quality of life in the region, Norman B. Rice has been named the 2014 recipient of Seattle-King County First Citizen Award.
It's The Seattle Foundation vs. The Denver Foundation in the "First & GIVE Charitable Championship"
Monday, January 27, 2014
Beginning today, The Seattle Foundation and The Denver Foundation will be competing to see which organization can raise the most money and garner the highest number of individual donors through 11:59 PM PDT on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 2.
"One Night Count" Shows More People Lack Basic Shelter
Friday, January 24, 2014
3,117 men, women and children had no shelter in King County last night, an increase over those found without shelter last year. During the 2013 Count, volunteers found 2,736 people surviving outside without shelter.
Online Gifts Rose 16% During Holiday Season
Thursday, January 02, 2014
Online gifts in the last two months of 2013 rose 16 percent higher than in the same months in 2012, according to Network for Good, a nonprofit that processes gifts made electronically. (The Chronicle of Philanthropy)
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