January 01, 2017
Seattle Foundation had a very strong year in 2016, securing $105 million in gifts from philanthropists that will be invested through strategic philanthropy locally, nationally and internationally. We are grateful for the trust bestowed upon us, in this record year of generosity and remain steadfast in our commitment to helping our partners to achieve greater community impact. Read about our 2016 investment results and more.
April 30, 2017
National conference showcases giving tools and staff expertise
February 10, 2016
New investment choices for philanthropists.
March 23, 2017
Seattle Foundation’s very own Bao-Tram Do was honored by the Center for Women and Democracy with the Kicking Up Our Heels Award for her work advancing the rights of women in Washington state.
March 23, 2017
"We’ve opened our eyes to the problems of the world… we are not going back from an open world, and we are not afraid to stand for women’s leadership.”
December 13, 2016
Last Friday evening, we celebrated the release of Wayne Pacelle's latest book, The Humane Economy, a frontline account of how conscience and creativity are driving a revolution in business that is forever changing our treatment of animals.
December 22, 2016
Given the extreme refugee crisis and unprecedented devastation in Aleppo, we know many are seeking ways to help. Seattle Foundation and Seattle International Foundation have curated a list of five, high-impact international NGOs working to address the critical needs of Syrians affected by the current crisis.
February 13, 2017
Seattle Foundation and The Bridgespan Group bring unique leadership development opportunities to local nonprofits.
December 09, 2016
As many of us begin to consider charitable donations to make before 2016 comes to a close, Director of Gift Planning Susan Peterson shares some considerations to think through your year-end giving
December 29, 2016
Longtime staff member Allison Parker reflects on the community legacy of Lou Pepper, former Washington Mutual CEO and Seattle Foundation philanthropist, who passed away last Friday at age 92.
October 07, 2016
After 12 years in the IBM building on 5th Ave., Seattle Foundation has moved to new headquarters.
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.
June 14, 2016
The final results are in — GiveBIG 2016 generated a record $22 million in contributions to nonprofits.
January 02, 2016
Doug's impact on our region was as monumental as the mountains and outdoors he so enjoyed.
October 31, 2015
Paula Boggs translated her love of music into a fund benefitting KEXP radio.