Philanthropy has the power to ensure all people have an equal opportunity to achieve their full potential. Seattle Foundation provides the expertise, network of partners and research that enables philanthropists to maximize their impact in meeting our community’s most critical needs. Every day, we convene, communicate with and catalyze our philanthropic partners, uniting passion and discipline to create lasting change. We call this intersection the heart and science of philanthropy.

Philanthropy is critical

Our region is prospering, yet many of our community members have been left behind in the rush of new opportunities and wealth. Philanthropy can help right this imbalance by ensuring that everyone in our community has the chance to thrive. Seattle Foundation guides philanthropists to make investments that directly address inequities and result in powerful change.

Impact

The Voice of Philanthropy in Our Community

People Engaged at the Giving With Impact Event

Sharing our Expertise with Advisors

October 24, 2019

A recent event gave professional estate planners and wealth advisors a chance to learn about our Giving with Impact curriculum.

Ballot

I-976 and R-88

October 22, 2019

SeaFdn announces positions on key ballot measures

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Mountains to Sound Greenway Designated as new National Heritage Area

October 20, 2019

The 1.5 million-acre area, stretching from Seattle to Puget Sound, is an unparalleled expanse of wilderness so close to a major metropolitan area.