Join us! 2022 Nonprofit Application Cycle & Workshops

For over 30 years, King County employees have been giving to participating nonprofits of their choice through the Employee Giving Program. This past year we pledged nearly $2.4 million!   For nonprofit organizations to benefit from this program, they must apply annually and meet the eligibility requirements -- even if they have participated in the past.  Application workshop  … Continue reading Join us! 2022 Nonprofit Application Cycle & Workshops

Resilient Communities: working together after disaster

These last few years have been full of surprises, devastation, and emergencies.  Beyond the ongoing pandemic, the weather of Fall 2021 has been incredibly destructive.  While many King County residents have had power disruptions, our neighbors in Northwest Washington have been hit with severe flooding and brace for even more atmospheric rivers in the next … Continue reading Resilient Communities: working together after disaster

Expo Recap: Social & Civic Organizations 💃🏾

The world is incredibly interconnected; the Puget Sound has a tremendous number of nonprofits serving a global population. This week we heard from three organizations with rich cultural ties and programs addressing global needs.  Watch the recording or click on the links below to learn more. From the Employee Giving Drive website, you can make … Continue reading Expo Recap: Social & Civic Organizations 💃🏾

Expo Recap:  Education and Literacy 📚

The November 10th Expo focused on organizations serving locally and globally. Clarion West and Communities in Schools are both active in Washington. Jojo's Sanctuary focuses on Thai youth. One World Now! is a bridge between local and global with programs to prepare PNW youth for the global community. From the Employee Giving Drive website, you … Continue reading Expo Recap:  Education and Literacy 📚

Supporting Early Learning at New Discovery School

Remember the imagination filled days of childhood and playing with your community?  While at the time it just seemed fun, those moments were shaping who you would become as an adult.  The New Discovery School is “a play-based preschool that nurtures the whole child. They foster confident, joyful learners by building a strong and inclusive … Continue reading Supporting Early Learning at New Discovery School