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.
February 10, 2016
New investment choices for philanthropists.
January 06, 2017
Focuses on protecting people at risk of deportation, particularly children
June 14, 2016
The final results are in — GiveBIG 2016 generated a record $22 million in contributions to nonprofits.
June 16, 2016
Seattle Foundation and King County Elections announce second round of funding to support community-based voter engagement
March 18, 2016
N2N supports grassroots efforts that come from the community.
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
January 21, 2016
Nearly $100 million invested in 2015 and total grants hit $1 billion since Seattle Foundation’s inception
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
November 02, 2015
$1.3 million goes out to local nonprofits addressing everything from homelessness to climate change in support of healthy communities