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.
June 19, 2019
We celebrate the young philanthropists of our Youth Grantmaking Board and the talented recipients of Seattle Foundation scholarships
June 17, 2019
Supported by Seattle Foundation, powerful coalitions work together to lift up the people most impacted by climate change
June 10, 2019
Current grantees are making significant progress in legislation