Department of Good News

Ballard Food Bank Finally Has a Permanent Space to Call Its Own

One of Seattle’s major food banks cut the ribbon at a new site this week, just in time for the holiday season.

11:20am By Malia Alexander

Arts Receipts

Most Local Cultural Nonprofits Surveyed Project They’ll Reopen This Year

But—no surprise—their income in the last year was dismal.

03/30/2021 By Stefan Milne

Revision Process

The Push for Racial Equity at Hugo House, Explained

The writing center's executive director has resigned, but systemic problems aren't solved.

02/24/2021 By Stefan Milne

Season's Giving

Seattle Met's Staff Picks a Few of Our Favorite Nonprofits

If you're looking for organizations to end this mess of a year, here are a few we like.

12/18/2020 By Seattle Met Staff

Sponsored Content

The Impact We Make Together

Sound Generations is facing the growing challenges brought on by COVID-19. The virus has made a large impact on the high-risk population of aging and disable...

08/20/2020

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Seattle Humane Calls on Rescue Squad for First-Ever Day of Giving

Nonprofit shelter launches community-powered fundraiser to reach $100,000 goal.

07/06/2020

Demonstrating with Dollars

Where You Can Donate to Support Seattle's George Floyd Protesters

Because your Facebook share really isn't going far enough.

06/02/2020 By Seattle Met Staff

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Bartell Drugs Is Your Girl Scout Cookie Headquarters

Pick up a box of your favorite Girl Scout Cookie at your neighborhood Bartell’s.

05/19/2020

Quarantine Companions

Why Now Might Be the Best Time to Adopt a Pet in Seattle

It’s the purrfect way to do some good and boost your mental health during social distancing.

04/30/2020 By Nicole Martinson

CARRYING ON

How Nonprofits Are Adapting to a Quarantined City

King County Sexual Assault Resource Center, FareStart, Plymouth Housing—each is changing in its own way.

03/19/2020 By Nicole Martinson

Let Us Propose a Toast

October’s Perfect Party: A Salmon Savior and Nickelodeon Slime Royalty

Plus, the accomplished composer, programmer, and viral video guru who round out the month’s most distinguished locals and visitors.

09/24/2019 By Seattle Met Staff

Always Proud

How to Support the Queer Community Year-Round

A compendium of ways to be an LGBTQ ally beyond Pride Month.

06/13/2019 By Sam Jones

Pacific Northwest Research Institute

PNRI's Evening of Wine

Over 300 guests joined the Pacific Northwest Research Institute (PNRI) for its 15th annual Evening of Wine at the Sheraton Seattle.

11/07/2018

Style Recap

Fashion for Conservation Combines Couture and Biodiversity Advocacy

“What we do is mission centric. There is always something that can be done to make things right on our planet.”

09/26/2018 By Elizabeth Podlesnik

Light a Fire 2018: Best New Nonprofit

Unloop Delivers from Incarceration into the Hopeful Hands of Computer Tech

Unloop wants to empower inmates with competitive skills in a high-wage industry and a support system after prison.

05/22/2018 By Hayat Norimine

Food Hall Hopefuls

MarketShare Continues Its Campaign to Build an International Food Hub at King Street Station

The next step: raise $100,000 for a future street food market.

04/27/2018 By Rosin Saez

The Women's Issue

Meet Courtney Sheehan, Cinema Nerd Turned Administrative Mastermind

The Northwest Film Forum is in good hands with Sheehan at the helm.

01/31/2018 By Darren Davis

Market Matters

King Street Station Could Be a Hub of International Street Food

MarketShare wants to create a food hall for immigrant and refugee entrepreneurs. Get a taste at the nonprofit's Summerfeast event on August 24.

08/22/2017 By Kendall Candioglos

Elements of Style

With Muses, Immigrants and Refugees Sew a Fresh Start

The SoDo-based nonprofit prepares individuals for Seattle’s booming garment industry. And helps them stitch together a new future in the process.

07/17/2017 By Rosin Saez

VIDEO

Generocity 2016

The third annual Generocity was a smashing success! Seattle Met and presenting sponsor Vulcan Inc. hosted 25+ organizations and 750 guests at the Filson Flag...

05/22/2017 With Seattle Met Staff