IMPACT

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For Philanthropists

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Element Notes

June 19, 2017

In this roundup, Washington state responds to Trump pulling out of the Paris Agreement, the state government may face a partial shutdown and Seattle passes a controversial soda tax

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Seattle Foundation Welcomes New Trustee to Board

June 15, 2017

Asha Sharma of Porch joins Seattle Foundation Board of Trustees

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Forterra’s Strong Communities Fund Improves Quality of Life in the Region

June 13, 2017

This impact investing opportunity provides a return while doing good


Nonprofit Partners

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Announcing Eight Engagement Pipeline Grants

June 21, 2017

Funding supports leadership development and mobilization of underserved community groups to increase equity

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Youth Grantmaking Board Awards $20,000 to Local Nonprofits

June 19, 2017

Washington Building Leaders of Change and Na'ah Illahee Fund recognized for their work with youth

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African American Heritage Fund Awards 5 Grants Totaling $260,000

June 09, 2017

Grant awards benefit the African American Community of Greater Seattle


GiveBIG

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GiveBIG Raises $19 Million for Local Nonprofits

May 11, 2017

Based on preliminary figures, you raised $19 million for local nonprofits, helping bring the seven-year combined GiveBIG total to just under $100 million.




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Tip on Matching Grant Totals

May 10, 2017

The "Total Funds Raised" on your GiveBIG Profile page INCLUDES online donations AND matching dollars realized.  Your reporting reflects only online donations

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Where to go for GiveBIG Updates and Questions

May 05, 2017

What to expect from Seattle Foundation on GiveBIG day – how we will communicate with you and how you can talk to us in the most efficient way.