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
Within each element, Seattle Foundation’s team has identiﬁed targeted strategies where philanthropic investment can have measurable impact.
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.
March 15, 2018
Working to strengthen the Pacific Islander LGBTQ community
March 14, 2018
Lead lecturer in new equity speaker series urges anti-racist reflection and action
March 13, 2018
Dr. Marshall Duke shares his research on resilience in children and family storytelling