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  • Zoe-Mesnik Greene in the field

    Next Gen Philanthropist Zoe Mesnik-Greene

    August 27, 2018

    Seeds of Zoe Mesnik-Greene's Social Entrepreneurship Sowed with Youth Grantmaking Board

  • OutRight panel speakers

    A Conversation on Global LGBTIQ Rights

    June 17, 2018

    Siri May of OutRight Action International shares trends and hope in global movements for equality

  • Panelists discuss elephant conservation

    Save The Elephants Shares Progress

    April 17, 2018

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

  • Colleen Echohawk 300

    Women's History Month

    March 30, 2018

    Leaders reflect on Women’s History Month and the advancement of gender equity

  • Patient Sor Sre Nichuf's broken leg was repaired by Dr. Lewis Zirkle

    Powering Change: Dr. Lewis Zirkle

    January 18, 2018

    Philanthropist Lewis Zirkle heals the bones of patients in developing countries with life-changing surgery 

  • 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

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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 -- August 25

    August 25, 2017

    In this news roundup, drug deaths reach record highs in King County, Yemen faces “the world’s worst humanitarian crisis” and Seattle grapples with the hate that came out in Charlottesville