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:
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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.
April 18, 2019
President & CEO of the Bullitt Foundation shares what factors drive his giving strategy
April 05, 2019
A Seattle Foundation philanthropist shares how companies can protect people from forced labor while running ethical businesses
April 03, 2019
City of Seattle and King County invest to support outreach to underrepresented communities with the goal of a complete count