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Community Issues

Municipal League Award title

Seattle Foundation Earns Municipal League Award

April 30, 2018

Leadership Award recognizes Communities of Opportunity partnership with King County

Construction rubble at 23rd and Jackson in the Central District.

The Power of Loyalty in the Central District

April 11, 2018

Gentrification and displacement in Seattle’s African American community brings both pain and opportunity

One Table is a new regional effort to address the root causes of homelessness

One Table Addresses Root Causes of Homelessness

March 20, 2018

New regional effort is finding broad, inclusive strategies that will decrease homelessness

For Philanthropists

Authors of Generation Impact with Seattle Foundation staff

Next Gen Donors & the Impact Revolution

May 15, 2018

Highlights from our conversation with the authors of Generation Impact

kids leaning over bridge with nets into water

2018 Patsy Collins Award for Teachers

May 11, 2018

Nominate teachers who elevate the environment and community in their classrooms

Panelists discuss elephant conservation

Save The Elephants Shares Progress

April 17, 2018

New partnerships, innovation and technology bring hope to saving endangered elephants

Nonprofit Partners

Communities of Opportunity seeks consultant to assist groups with developing agenda

Seeking a Consultant for COO

May 15, 2018

Request for Qualifications now open through May 31 for consultants to co-design process leading to systems and policy agenda

A Voter Education Fund grantee displays a certificate of appreciation.

2018 Voter Education Fund Grantees

May 06, 2018

Seattle Foundation and King County Elections invest more than $460,000 in 33 organizations to increase civic engagement and participation

Panelists celebrate Red Nose Day's Announcement of $225,000 in matching grants to GIVEBIG nonprofits addressing child poverty

Red Nose Day Invests $225,000 in GIVEBIG Matching Grants

May 03, 2018

Seattle Foundation and Comic Relief announce a new partnership combining the power of Red Nose Day with GIVEBIG 2018 to help nonprofits in Greater Seattle address child poverty.


GIVEBIG results $113.7 Million in 8 Years

GIVEBIG Raises $113 Million in Eight Years

May 10, 2018

2018 event raised more than $16.6 million

GiveBIG logo May 9 2018

GIVEBIG 2018 is Almost Here!

May 04, 2018

We hope you are taking advantage of early giving and organizing your donors to GIVE BIG on May 9!

GiveBIG logo May 9 2018

GIVEBIG 2018 Line-up of Activities

May 02, 2018

GIVEBIG is May 9! We've got an exciting line-up of activities to support Greater Seattle's giving.