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2020 Medical Fund Grants

July 08, 2020

Grants to seven nonprofits support telemedicine, research equipment, and low-income children

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Alliance of Black women leaders launches fund to support Washington state’s Black community

June 16, 2020

New fund will invest in housing, health, education and more across the Black community in Washington state.

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COVID-19 Response Fund makes $9.2 million in grants to provide childcare, mental health services, and emergency financial assistance

June 15, 2020

New wave of funding supports Black communities, people of color, undocumented immigrants and refugees, and essential workers.

Latest Blogs

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New Rules

July 15, 2020

How do the SECURE Act and the CARES Act affect your charitable giving?

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Recoverable Grants

July 15, 2020

Seattle Foundation is offering a new tool for making impact investments through a partnership with Realize Impact.

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Equity in Mental Health

July 10, 2020

COVID-19 Response Fund helps organizations meet the spike in demand for accessible, culturally relevant services.

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N2N Spotlight: Eritrean Association in Greater Seattle

June 24, 2020

A longstanding community organization is hiring car share drivers to deliver meals to seniors. EAGS was one of eight Neighbor to Neighbor grantees this spring.

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Effective Collaboration

June 10, 2020

Why foundations and philanthropists are coming together to address COVID-19

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May 27, 2020

This month, we are sharing the stories by Seattle Foundation team members and partners at Civic Commons who identify from the AAPI diaspora.

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