July 19, 2017
The ballot measure increases equity in the arts and makes our region more vibrant
May 17, 2017
Puget Sound Business Journal and Seattle Foundation Honor Healthy Community Corporate Champions
June 07, 2017
The theater will use their grant to help provide no-cost admission
October 24, 2016
Seattle Foundation’s partnership with KEXP is an extension of its Vibrant Democracy Initiative, a $2.5 million, five-year effort designed to increase civic engagement and amplify the voice of communities of color and low-income communities.
October 11, 2016
Seattle Foundation invites King County nonprofits to attend one of three nonprofit gatherings happening this month and provide your input on different ways to approach GiveBIG.
October 31, 2016
Thank you to the nonprofit partners that attended one of our three nonprofit gatherings and provided their input on different ways to approach GiveBIG 2017.
August 02, 2016
KEXP’s Community Partnership Program is now accepting applications for the 2016 Q3 and Q4 Cycles.
June 14, 2016
The final results are in — GiveBIG 2016 generated a record $22 million in contributions to nonprofits.
May 02, 2016
A few examples of some new technologies being developed, targeted to philanthropists of different generations to help them track and share their giving.
May 02, 2016
July 19, 2016
Community foundations from coast to coast working together on issues critical to kids and communities
July 28, 2016
Twenty-two community based partners funded to strengthen civic engagement among limited-English speaking residents
August 01, 2016
Our country is facing a defining moment, and as the community’s foundation, we must face our own defining moment as well.
July 13, 2016
Our staff possesses diverse expertise, with specialists in community issues, nonprofit effectiveness, civic engagement, family philanthropy, planned giving, research and more.
June 20, 2016
Summer learning programs can provide a variety of activities such as academic support, enrichment opportunities, cultural and social development, leadership skills, job training or even environmental exploration.
July 25, 2016
In the inaugural issue of Heart & Science, we elevate Basic Needs and Vibrant Communities; two essential needs society must support and invest in so that a community can thrive.
October 27, 2016
Built on the concept of youth powered change, YGB’ers have contributed over $200,000 into Seattle’s public sector to fund organizations or projects that provide direct services to system change programming.
July 12, 2016
Seattle Foundation's Youth Grantmaking Board is a civic leadership opportunity that is completely youth-focused and youth-led from start to finish.
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.
January 02, 2016
Doug's impact on our region was as monumental as the mountains and outdoors he so enjoyed.
August 06, 2015
Collective fundraising effort raises $241,500 for 16 local arts nonprofits
October 31, 2015
Paula Boggs translated her love of music into a fund benefitting KEXP radio.