IMPACT

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Seattle Foundation GiveBIG 2016

GiveBIG 2016 - Let's Do This. Together.

January 20, 2016

Part one of a four-part “Campaign in a Box” DIY toolkit that outlines a strategic plan for community nonprofits to make the most of Seattle Foundation's GiveBIG 2016.

Doug Walker - Seattle Philanthropist

Remembering Doug Walker - Seattle Philanthropist

January 02, 2016

Doug's impact on our region was as monumental as the mountains and outdoors he so enjoyed.

Best Starts for Kids Levy Passes

November 09, 2015

In the wake of Seattle Foundation’s first-ever endorsement of a ballot measure, King County voters approve groundbreaking early investment in children

Seattle Foundation Celebrates Record Year of Community Philanthropy

January 21, 2016

Nearly $100 million invested in 2015 and total grants hit $1 billion since Seattle Foundation’s inception

End of Year Giving

November 18, 2015

Important dates and reminders for end-of-year giving

Impact Investing Hits Home

September 30, 2015

A group of socially engaged investors try something new to answer Seattle’s affordable housing challenge

Best Starts for Kids Levy Passes

November 09, 2015

In the wake of Seattle Foundation’s first-ever endorsement of a ballot measure, King County voters approve groundbreaking early investment in children

The gift of the permanent charitable IRA rollover

December 23, 2015

Charitable IRA rollovers for eligible individuals are permanently signed into law.

Seattle Foundation Fosters Vibrant Communities through Arts Engagement

August 06, 2015

Collective fundraising effort raises $241,500 for 16 local arts nonprofits

 Leading for Impact with The Bridgespan Group

Seattle Foundation Launches Leading for Impact - Seattle

December 15, 2015

Leading for Impact – Seattle is designed for nonprofit CEOs and their executive teams to learn together and build increased alignment on strategy.

Seattle Lawyer Sings the Praises of Localized Philanthropy.

October 31, 2015

Paula Boggs translated her love of music into a fund benefitting KEXP radio.

Summer GiveTogether Event Takes a Big View

November 02, 2015

$1.3 million goes out to local nonprofits addressing everything from homelessness to climate change in support of healthy communities

UW Scholar Lifts Off

September 14, 2015

Seattle Foundation scholarship recipient Ivan Machuca aims to change the world, one rocket at a time