April 13, 2017
Seattle Foundation partners with King County Elections to increase civic engagement. Deadline to apply for funding is May 2.
May 16, 2016
Here, you will find the e-communications made to our nonprofit partners during and post-GiveBIG 2016. Check back for the latest information and follow-up to this year’s giving day.
February 16, 2017
Elaine Chu, philanthropic advisor at Seattle Foundation, shares her experience with Neighbor to Neighbor grantee organization Eat with Muslims
September 07, 2016
Building diverse leadership and capacity at the grassroots level.
September 09, 2016
Seattle Foundation and KEXP announce first round of nonprofits awarded participation in KEXP's Community Partnership Program.
August 24, 2016
The Morgan Fund, a Family Foundation at Seattle Foundation, announces the 2016 round of the Puget Sound Initiative: a funding opportunity for small to mid-sized dance and theatre organizations in our region.
March 27, 2017
To support mental health, we are partnering with ACLU of Washington and Disability Rights Washington (DRW) as the fiscal sponsor on the settlement of the Trueblood v. Washington State Department of Social and Health Services case.
October 14, 2016
The goal of the Vibrant Democracy Initiative is to strengthen the voice and participation of underrepresented communities to allow for more equitable systems change.
September 13, 2016
Built on the concept of youth powered change, students across King County participating in Seattle Foundation's Youth Grantmaking Board have contributed over $200,000 into Seattle's public sector - all to support the success of children, youth and families.
February 09, 2017
The 2016 -2017 Youth Grantmaking Board is requesting proposals from organizations and programs that support post-secondary education for historically marginalized communities.
August 02, 2016
KEXP’s Community Partnership Program is now accepting applications for the 2016 Q3 and Q4 Cycles.
July 28, 2016
Twenty-two community based partners funded to strengthen civic engagement among limited-English speaking residents
April 22, 2016
“If you take a tent and you stake it far out at the margins…the middle is always covered. And the further out you stake it the stronger the structure you get. And why is that? Because in our systems and our social systems the people at the margins are actually living with the failures of the systems. And they are creating adaptive solutions to them. So when we design to take care of them we build stronger systems for everyone.” Cesar McDowell, President of the Interaction Institute for Social Change.
June 16, 2016
Seattle Foundation and King County Elections announce second round of funding to support community-based voter engagement
April 08, 2016
We believe that all children have the right to a safe, stable, permanent and loving home.
March 09, 2016
"Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit."
– John Steinbeck
April 22, 2016
$1,226,000 in grants awarded to 18 local efforts leading systems and policy change work in King County
April 25, 2016
Year-long effort a result of the Environmental Equity Initiative — a partnership between Seattle Foundation, community partners, the City of Seattle and other local funders
March 03, 2016
Seattle Foundation, Bullitt Foundation, Loom Foundation and Social Venture Partners join to create the Sustainable Communities Funders group
April 11, 2016
The Department of Housing and Urban Development recognizes Seattle Foundation for its work to improve health, social, economic, and racial equity in King County
August 06, 2015
Collective fundraising effort raises $241,500 for 16 local arts nonprofits
December 15, 2015
Leading for Impact – Seattle is designed for nonprofit CEOs and their executive teams to learn together and build increased alignment on strategy.