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  • Winter 2018 Neighbor to Neighbor Grantees

    Winter 2018 N2N Grantees

    March 01, 2018

    Quarterly Neighbor to Neighbor grants work to build power and influence at the grassroots level

  • Recognizing and Maximizing Black Leadership.

    Recognizing and Maximizing Black Leadership

    February 28, 2018

    By supporting local black leaders, we can make strides in equity and justice

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    Communities of Opportunity Systems & Policy Change Grantees

    February 01, 2018

    Seattle Foundation and King County invest $2.5 million in grants to community nonprofits to increase health, social, racial and economic equity

  • 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

  • Pew Charitable Trusts’ expert and local panelists explore the challenges of getting ahead financially and the persistent racial gap in economic mobility

    The Fragile American Dream

    October 15, 2017

    Pew Charitable Trusts’ expert and local panelists explore the challenges of getting ahead financially and the persistent racial gap in economic mobility 

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    Partnering with the Seattle Seahawks Players

    October 02, 2017

    Seattle Foundation works with Seattle Seahawks players to build a more compassionate, inclusive society

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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