The science emerges when we use knowledge and data to catalyze funding, convene leaders and communicate to transform this vision into the genuine reality experienced by all those living in Greater Seattle.
We work at the intersection of the public and private sectors to ignite powerful investments and effective partnerships for social change. Understanding that social problems are products of networks of cause and effect at a policy and structural level, we focus on advancing systems change as the most effective way to achieve equity and opportunity.
Guiding our work is our strategic, Healthy Community framework, comprising eight areas of human rights and community life:
Arts & Culture,
Health & Wellness and
Lasting change is achieved when philanthropic investment is combined with smart strategies and meaningful community engagement. Explore three ways Seattle Foundation is working to make our community a better place.
December 07, 2018
After a decade of working to decrease poverty globally, SIF will focus on Central America
November 28, 2018
What’s New and What’s Not for 2018 Donation Considerations
November 13, 2018
A list of trusted organizations like local community foundations and disaster relief nonprofits that are working to help