Civic Commons

Seattle Foundation’s Civic Commons initiative is a new way of taking action together on our region’s biggest economic and social challenges. Civic Commons builds the infrastructure and collective muscle needed to address the root causes of inequity in Greater Seattle by elevating community voices and uniting different sectors around mutually agreed goals.


Civic Commons consists of two programs: We Belong Here and the Regional Dashboard. We Belong Here builds people-to-people relationships across sectors and communities to expand our region’s sense of belonging and ability to address challenges. The Regional Dashboard defines and tracks objective metrics of well-being to allow existing and new efforts to align toward a shared vision and equitable future.

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The Voice of Philanthropy in Our Community

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Larry Estrada Joins Seattle Foundation's Board of Trustees

December 31, 2020

The Vice President of Private Wealth Management at Goldman Sachs provides financial advice to high-net-worth family groups, foundations, endowments, and Native American tribes across the United States.

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N2N Spotlight: Haida Roots

December 16, 2020

Reclaiming Indigenous culture and language for youth.