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Seattle Foundation and King County Elections Partner to Fund Community-Based Voter Engagement

April 29, 2016

Project will provide more than $140,000 to community-based organizations this year to do voter engagement with Chinese, Korean, Latino, and Vietnamese communities across King County.

Sounders FC Partners with Seattle International Foundation to Raise Funds and Awareness for Youth Homelessness at Home and Abroad

April 12, 2016

Guest post by: Kathleen Steffen, Partnerships and Events Coordinator, Seattle International Foundation



Neighbor to Neighbor Announces Grant Recipients

March 18, 2016

N2N supports grassroots efforts that come from the community. 


Nonprofit Partners

Equity & Environment Agenda Released

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

Statewide Capacity Collaborative Releases Leadership Report

April 22, 2016

“If you take a tent and you stake it far out at the margins…the middle is always covered.  And the further out you stake it the stronger the structure you get.  And why is that?  Because in our systems and our social systems the people at the margins are actually living with the failures of the systems.  And they are creating adaptive solutions to them.  So when we design to take care of them we build stronger systems for everyone.” Cesar McDowell, President of the Interaction Institute for Social Change.

Statewide Capacity Collaborative Releases Leadership Report

April 22, 2016

“If you take a tent and you stake it far out at the margins…the middle is always covered.  And the further out you stake it the stronger the structure you get.  And why is that?  Because in our systems and our social systems the people at the margins are actually living with the failures of the systems.  And they are creating adaptive solutions to them.  So when we design to take care of them we build stronger systems for everyone.” Cesar McDowell, President of the Interaction Institute for Social Change.


GiveBIG

GiveBIG 2016 - Keep Giving BIG

May 03, 2016

GiveBIG is on. Keep giving big and let’s show our nonprofits what they to mean to the community.

GiveBIG 2016 Giving Date Extension

May 03, 2016

Announcement from our CEO Tony Mestres to all our GiveBIG partners and community philanthropists. Seattle Foundation is extending GiveBIG through midnight, Wednesday, May 4.

The Partners Who Power GiveBIG

May 02, 2016