INVEST IN EQUITY AND OPPORTUNITY
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.
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Source: All Home: 2017 Count Us In Report
Source: Economic Policy Institute: Income Inequality in the U.S. by state, metro area and county, June 16, 2016
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.
October 17, 2018
Tom McIntire, our lead on basic needs issues, shares a personal story and asks what our baseline is for who should receive help
October 05, 2018
Author and political analyst Steve Phillips reflects on how a new American majority in politics calls for changing the face and outcomes of elections
September 20, 2018
Veronika Scott’s Empowerment Plan finds success in providing a path out of homelessness