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  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

    Seattle Stars Unite for Youth, Equity and Access to the Arts

    February 07, 2018

    Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Russell Wilson, Ciara and the Seattle Symphony team up for special benefit concert on May 10

  • Hands in mittens hold a red heart

    Making A Holiday Impact

    November 17, 2017

    Three easy ways to engage the whole family in giving back.

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    YGB Ignites Youth Philanthropy

    November 02, 2017

    Now accepting applications for Seattle Foundation’s 2017-18 Youth Grantmaking Board

  • Soccer star Jordan Morris with Abby Alberg

    Jordan Morris Partners with SeaFdn to Launch Foundation

    October 19, 2017

    Seattle Sounders star’s efforts will support children and families with Type 1 Diabetes

  • Soozi McGill and students from the Rwandan Girls Initiative

    Powering Change with Soozi Sinegal McGill

    August 04, 2017

    Soozi McGill is a philanthropist at Seattle Foundation and co-founder and president of the Rwanda Girls Initiative

  • kids leaning over bridge with nets into water

    Patsy Collins Award for Excellence in Education, Environment, and Community

    August 01, 2017

    "Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit."
    – John Steinbeck

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    Element Notes

    April 05, 2017

    In this roundup, the Road Map Project pushes its goals, Council Member Gonzalez pushes for paid family leave and Seattle continues to grow.

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    Linking Lifetime and Legacy Giving

    March 16, 2017

    Susan Peterson, Seattle Foundation’s Director of Gift Planning, writes on the trend of giving now rather than endowing in the March 10 special Estate Planning issue of Puget Sound Business Journal.

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    Element Notes

    March 16, 2017

    In this roundup, Mayor Murray’s levy on homelessness, a rise in hate crimes and challenges to the new youth jail are dismissed.

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    February 17, 2017

    In this roundup, the city’s homeless sweeps continue to come under scrutiny, Seattle City Council divests from Wells Fargo, Mayor Murray works to expand priority hiring and more.

  • Alice Ito with text from 'in other words' column

    A conversation with Alice Ito

    February 16, 2017

    An interview with Alice Ito, who leads Seattle Foundation’s Center for Community Partnerships. Ito’s experience spans more than 25 years working in community-based nonprofits and philanthropic organizations.

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    January 18, 2017

    In this roundup, refugee services on inauguration day, Inslee’s budget proposal, a win (for now) against coal exporting and how the potential repeal of the Affordable Care Act will affect Washington.