Philanthropy has the power to ensure all people have an equal opportunity to achieve their full potential. Seattle Foundation provides the expertise, network of partners and research that enables philanthropists to maximize their impact in meeting our community’s most critical needs. Every day, we convene, communicate with and catalyze our philanthropic partners, uniting passion and discipline to create lasting change. We call this intersection the heart and science of philanthropy.
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Source: All Home: 2017 Count Us In Report
Source: Economic Policy Institute: Income Inequality in the U.S. by state, metro area and county, June 16, 2016
Our region is prospering, yet many of our community members have been left behind in the rush of new opportunities and wealth. Philanthropy can help right this imbalance by ensuring that everyone in our community has the chance to thrive. Seattle Foundation guides philanthropists to make investments that directly address inequities and result in powerful change.
June 21, 2017
Funding supports leadership development and mobilization of underserved community groups to increase equity
June 19, 2017
Washington Building Leaders of Change and Na'ah Illahee Fund recognized for their work with youth
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