Announcing 2021 Virtual Nonprofit Expo Series

The 2021 Virtual Nonprofit Expo Series begins on Wednesday, October 6th! Join the Employee Giving Program via Teams from 11:00AM-12:00PM every Wednesday through November 17th to learn about nonprofits engaged in the work you care about. Each week will feature organizations working in the following key service areas: October 6: AnimalsOctober 13: Social and Economic … Continue reading Announcing 2021 Virtual Nonprofit Expo Series

Now Recruiting 2021 Employee Giving Program Ambassadors

We came together virtually in 2020. Join us again in 2021. Even in the midst of a global pandemic, staggering uncertainty, and 6 feet apart, we came together (virtually) and raised a record-breaking $2.39M for 945 nonprofits and our community in 2020! Employee Giving Program Ambassadors made that happen. We can’t thank those of you … Continue reading Now Recruiting 2021 Employee Giving Program Ambassadors

Join us! 2021 Nonprofit Application Cycle & Workshops

For over 30 years, King County employees have been donating money and time to the nonprofits of their choice through the Employee Giving Program. This past year saw them raise over $2 million.   For nonprofit organizations to benefit from this program, they must apply annually and meet the eligibility requirements -- even if they have participated in … Continue reading Join us! 2021 Nonprofit Application Cycle & Workshops

How you can help people facing severe winter weather

People around the country are facing extreme challenges due to winter weather. As of Feb. 18, 34 deaths were linked to severe weather across seven states. Residents in Texas are facing severe cold, long-lasting power outages, water issues and food insecurity. Things are bad in Oklahoma, after a record-setting stretch of sub-zero temperatures. A winter … Continue reading How you can help people facing severe winter weather

Giving for tomorrow

There have been fantastic examples of folks stepping up during the COVID-19 pandemic. From the great potato giveaway, making masks and face shields for front line workers, to the COVID relief funds that sprang up overnight. Our community action during this crisis has been awe inspiring, as we also see through the generosity of those contributing … Continue reading Giving for tomorrow

Domestic Violence calls increase 21%

The Seattle Police Department shared in a tweet yesterday that they have seen a 21% increase in reported domestic violence. Nonprofit organizations continue to work towards their missions, including those serving our most vulnerable populations.  In addition to our first responders such as the Seattle Police Department, here are some KCEGP domestic violence nonprofit … Continue reading Domestic Violence calls increase 21%