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.
February 14, 2020
Seattle Foundation Headquarters features artists from community organization, Wa Na Wari
January 15, 2020
Seattle Foundation launches a new fund to boost affordable housing in our region.
December 18, 2019
A look at our work to advance solutions and engage philanthropists in 2019