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  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. surrounded by supporters during the March on Washington.

    Martin Luther King Day 2018

    January 11, 2018

    50 years after Dr. King’s death, the need for greater racial equity and economic opportunity is still pressing

  • Tableau data fellows at work

    Information Powers Change

    January 03, 2018

    Tableau Foundation and Seattle International Foundation support data-driven advocacy in Latin America through innovative fellowship

  • Four members of the Somali Parent Education Board gather.

    N2N Spotlight: Somali Parent Education Board

    December 14, 2017

    Growing up in a household where English was not my parents’ first language was difficult at times because they wanted to advocate for my education and become more involved, but had challenges navigating the education system.

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    Element Notes -- September 23

    September 26, 2017

    In this news roundup, census data and studies show how Seattle's demographics are changing and how these changes affect equity. And, as recent disasters affect the world, the local aid organizations often better positioned to help are struggling to get relief funding

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    Element Notes -- September 7

    September 07, 2017

    In this news roundup, Seattle’s response to new pressures on immigrants and refugees (including Seattle Foundation’s Resilience Fund), studies of the almost 20 year difference in life expectancy between Seattle zip codes and an explainer on how disasters like Hurricane Harvey and Irma are exacerbated by climate change