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Seattle Nonprofit & Charity Groups  

Monthly Events Alert


The groups and organizations below have been screened by us and found to offer worthwhile opportunities for professional, civic and social networking, community service, volunteering, learning and corporate sponsorship.  
 

501 Commons

Events take place primarily in Seattle

501 Commons provides WA nonprofits with services they need to succeed, including Admin, HR, IT and consulting from domain experts who volunteer their time. It's like SCORE for nonprofits.

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Alliance for Education

Events take place in Seattle and the Eastside

Led by a powerful board, AE raises money in support of Seattle public schools. Best way to participate and network here is through donations, sponsorships or the group's well attended benefit events.

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Ballard Food Bank

Events take place in Seattle

The Ballard Food Bank works tirelessly to bring food and hope to neighbors in need. The best way to get involved with Ballard Food Bank is to volunteer, bring food or serve on the Board.

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Innovators Network

Events take place in Seattle

Geared to those under 45 and contributing $1,000 per year, IN is the next generation of Seattle leaders in FHCRC's mission to eliminate cancer and related diseases as causes of human suffering.

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Friends of Youth

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

Need a friend? FoY advocates for and works with youth and families facing serious emotional challenges in order to help them establish stability and self-sufficiency. Volunteers and donors welcome.

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Global Partnerships

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Global Partnerships creates opportunities for people living in poverty by supporting microfinance institutions in Latin America. GP supporters can meet each other at various annual events in Seattle.

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IslandWood

Events take place on Bainbridge Island

IslandWood is a 255 acre outdoor learning center on Bainbridge; it connects children, adults and families with nature in a way that inspires values of environmental and community stewardship.

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Junior League of Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Junior League of Seattle members are women committed to community voluntarism and leadership. The group provides a forum for the development of life long-friendships and valuable connections.

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North Cascades Institute

Events take place in North Cascades National Park and throughout Puget Sound region

NCI organizes unique events year-round to help people of all ages experience, enjoy and learn about the special mountains, rivers, forests, people and wildlife of the Pacific Northwest.

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PATH

Events take place primarily in Seattle

PATH is a major player in breaking the cycle of poor health in developing countries. The PATH Associates program provides a way to support the group and meet others committed to its mission.

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Seattle Farmers Market Association

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Seattle Farmers Market Association runs the charitable Fresh Bucks program enabling people to use food stamp benefits towards fresh fruits and vegetables. Donations are great way to get involved.

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Social Venture Partners

Events take place Seattle and Eastside

SVP provides excellent networking for local professionals committed to making an impact in our community. Each Partner commits to an annual contribution of $6,000 ($2,500 for young professionals).

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Sustainable Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Focused on the long-term health & sustainability of Seattle, this group builds communities of people committed to a healthy ecology, strong local economies and livable neighborhoods for all.

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Swedish Hospital's Summit Club

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Summit Club is Swedish Hospital's giving circle. Members support the hospital through financial contributions and voluntarism. Regular events provide members with opportunities to know each other.

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The Moyer Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Moyer Foundation's Camp Erin and Camp Mariposa help children in distress and grieving families. Excellent networking opportunities exist for donors, volunteers, sponsors and event participants.

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The Seattle Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Seattle's largest community foundation distributes over $50 million to local nonprofits each year. Donors with an established fund can meet and exchange ideas with other SF community supporters.

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Town Hall Seattle's Founders Circle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Town Hall is Seattle's premier community culture center and venue for diverse music, arts and humanities, civic discourse and world culture events. Founders Circle donors enjoy high level networking.

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West Sound Wildlife Shelter

Events take place primarily on Bainbridge Island

West Sound Wildlife Shelter treats and releases 1,000 injured animals each year. The group offers many ways for kids and adults to get involved, including class visits and annual fundraiser.

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YMCA of Greater Seattle

Events take place in locations throughout King County

One of the city's most respected nonprofits, YMCA offers hundreds of networking opportunities ranging from volunteer jobs and committee memberships to annual fundraising events.

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21 Acres

Events take place in Woodinville

21 Acres is a farm and environmental learning center showcasing the heritage of our region and organizing regular food events with great networking and learning potential. Venue available for rent.

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A Better Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ABS is an outreach program by the Seahawks to reduce youth violence and support people working with local at-risk kids. Get involved by donating, sponsoring or attending an event.

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Agros International

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This Seattle based nonprofit works to break the cycle of poverty for rural families in Central America and Mexico by enabling landless communities to achieve land ownership and economic stability.

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Alzheimer's Association - Western and Central Washington State Chapter

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

The Alzheimer's Association supports those affected by alzheimer's and works to eliminate the disease. Networking takes place through frequent special events, committees and volunteering.

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American Red Cross of Washington State

Events take place in Seattle and chapters throughout Washington State

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ARC of Washington State

Events take place in Seattle and chapters throughout Washington State

ARC works for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in our community. The best way to get involved with ARC is to donate, volunteer or attend an upcoming event.

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Architects without Borders - Seattle Chapter

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Art with Heart

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Art with Heart's national program provides tools and books especially designed to help kids with mental health issues. Most of AWH's local events are geared towards its volunteers and donors.

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Artist Trust

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

Artist Trust supports Washington State artists working in all creative disciplines. AT organizes fundraising and professional development events with great networking potential for artists and donors.

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Arts Corps

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Arts Corps offers free arts education classes to kids in grades K-12. Teachers, donors, volunteers who support Art Corps enjoy regular opportunities to meet and network with each other.

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ArtsFund

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ArtsFund is one of the premier arts grant making groups in King County and provides excellent networking opportunities for artists and patrons of the arts who donate to the organization.

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Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) - Seattle Chapter

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Asian Counseling and Referral Service

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ACRS is nationally recognized for it social services to local low-income, American-born and immigrant Asians and Pacific Islanders. Members of the ACRS Donors Circle can meet other supporters at special events. The organization also welcomes volunteers fluent in any Asian language.

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Assistance League

Events take place in Seattle and chapters throughout Washington

Assistance League is an all-volunteer community group that helps elderly people, underpriveleged children and assault victims in need. In addition to volunteer work, regular fundraising events provide networking opportunities for prospective members, individual donors and other supporters.

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Association of Fundraising Professionals - Washington Chapter

Events take place in Seattle and the Eastside

The Washington Chapter of AFP provides professional fundraisers with training, career planning resources, conferences, research assistance and regular, local networking opportunities.

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Atlantic Street Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ASC helps children of all ages to flourish academically, emotionally and socially while also serving families by providing a variety of services to parents and other family members.

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Bahia Street

Events take place primarily in Seattle and internationally

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Bainbridge Island Community Foundation

Events take place on Bainbridge Island

BICF provides networking opportunities for donors to learn about and support a broad range of nonprofit activities on Bainbridge and throughout Kitsap County. Great way to be part of the community.

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Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Events take place in Bainbridge

This award-winning, free art museum at the entrance of Bainbridge Island ferry terminal is a meeting point for people interested in the arts. Great networking and learning opportunities for members.

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Bellevue College Foundation

Events take place primarily in Bellevue

The Bellevue College Foundation provides a venue for donors and supporters of the college to get involved and to network with each other through a variety of programs and events throughout the year.

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Bellevue LifeSpring (formerly Overlake Service League)

Events take place primarily in Bellevue

LifeSpring's mission is to promote stability, self-sufficiency and independence for those in need in the Bellevue community through programs and services that feed, clothe, shelter and educate.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Bike Works

Events take place primarily in seattle

Bike Works is a local, Seattle nonprofit that works to build sustainable communities by educating youth and promoting bicycling. Supporters can network by volunteering or attending a fundraiser.

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Blue Earth Alliance

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Boys & Girls Clubs of King County

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Bread of Life Mission

Events take place in Seattle's Pioneer Square

Since 75 years, in the heart of Pioneer Square, BLM serves the needy daily, restoring hope and dignity. To see community-building in action, attend an event, volunteer or just drop by to say hello.

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Cares of Washington

Events take place in Seattle

Cares of WA helps people with disabilities and those experiencing adversity due to low income with comprehensive job search and career development programs that focus on individuals and families.

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Cascade Center for Public Service and Leadership

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Cascade Harvest Coalition

Events take place primarily in Seattle

CHC works to build healthy local food and farm systems and to increase public awareness of opportunities to buy locally grown food. Members are invited to participate in CHC sponsored workshops and seminars concerning issues of importance to the region's environment and agricultural community.

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Catholic Community Services of Western Washington

Events take place in Seattle and the Puget Sound region

CCS of Western Washington serves families, seniors, individuals and the homeless with a wide array of programs. Volunteering and donating are ways to get involved here.

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Center for Ethical Leadership

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Center for Nonprofit Success

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Center for Nonprofit Success is a Seattle-based, nonprofit training and mentoring organization for nonprofits. Regular workshops provide regular opportunities to learn and network.

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Chess Mates Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Childhaven

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Children's Alliance

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Children's Home Society of Washington

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Children's Hospital Foundation & Guilds Association

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

Children's Hospital provides high-quality, accessible health care for children and adolescents. The hospital's foundation and guilds organize educational, social and fundraising events with networking opportunities year-round. These events are publicized on the hospital's website.

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Children's Response Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle and Eastside

CRC helps children and non-offending family members deal with trauma from sexual assault, abuse and other causes. Supporters can network by volunteering. CRC also has a young professional board.

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China Tomorrow Education Foundation

Events take place in Seattle

Seattle's CTEF raises funds locally to support rural education in China. Donating, volunteering and sponsoring are excellent ways to get involved. The group meets regularly and hosts annual auction.

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Chinese Information and Service Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle

CISC works to bridge cultures, communities and generations with an emphasis on creating opportunities for Chinese immigrants and their families to succeed. Members and donors receive invitations to special events where supporters can meet and network.

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Common Ground

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington

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Community Consulting Partnership (CCP)

Events take place throughout Puget Sound Region

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Community Empowerment Network (CEN)

Events take place in Seattle and internationally

Bellingham based CEN works to solve problem of poverty in developing countries like Brazil. Supporters can get involved through various events and organized trips.

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Community for Youth

Events take place primarily in Seattle

CFY runs mentoring programs that transform high school students from diverse backgrounds into determined, confident and self-aware young adults. Donors, mentors and advisory board members enjoy regular networking opportunities with other local people committed to CFY's cause.

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Compass Housing Alliance

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region.

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Cougar Mountain Zoo

Events take place in Issaquah and Seattle

Located just outside Seattle, member supported Cougar Mountain Zoo is one of the top neighborhood zoos in the country. CMZ offers members, educators and families many ways to be involved.

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Crisis Clinic

Events take place in the greater Seattle region

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Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America - NW Chapter

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

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Daughters of the American Revolution - Rainier Chapter House

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This is the local chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. The group owns and maintains one of the most historic event venues in Seattle.

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Delridge Neighborhoods Development Association (DNDA)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Detlef Schrempf Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Dignity for Divas

Events take place in Seattle

Dignity for Divas is a volunteer organization helping homeless women in Seattle by providing them with basic care items for personal hygiene, such as toothbrushes, soap and toiletries.

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Dress for Success Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Easter Seals Washington

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington

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Eastside Domestic Violence Program

Events take place primarily in Bellevue

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Eastside Friends of Seniors

Events take place primarily on the Eastside

Eastside Friends of Seniors provides free, volunteer-based services for seniors living independently, so that they may live in health, safety and dignity.

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El Centro de la Raza

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Elks (Washington State)

Events take place in Seattle and cities throughout Washington State

Elks are US citizens who believe in God. They are one of the oldest and biggest service organizations in the world. Membership provides a foundation for life-long relationships and community support.

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Emerging Leaders

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Emerging Leaders is a program of United Way of King County for local young professionals seeking volunteer and networking opportunities with like-minded people in their community.

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EOS Alliance

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sount

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Epilepsy Foundation Northwest

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington

EFNW is the primary funder, source of information and advocacy organization in the NW for people touched by epilepsy. Networking opportunities for donors, supporters and volunteers year-round.

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Evergreen Healthcare Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Family Law CASA

Events take place primarily in Seattle

CASA is a community nonprofit that supports volunteers appointed to give children involved in custody disputes a voice in court. CASA organizes several fundraising events annually for supporters.

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FareStart

Events take place primarily in Seattle

FareStart transforms the lives of disadvantaged people by training and placing them in food services industry jobs. FareStart social and fundraising events offer excellent networking opportunities for people who support the group's mission and appreciate high-quality food.

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First Place School

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Flash Volunteer

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Flash Volunteer is a group of local tech and business leaders connecting volunteers with volunteer opportunities at a neighborhood level.

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Food Lifeline

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Foundation for the Future

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Foundation conducts a broad range of programs and activities to promote an understanding of the long-term challenges facing the human race.

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Fred Hutchinson President's Circle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

President's Circle members are a group of distinguished donors who support FHCRC's mission. Membership benefits include excellent educational and networking opportunities at special events.

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Friends of the Children - King County

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Friends of the Children provides one-on-one mentoring relationships for the most at-risk children, from the time they enter kindergarten until high school graduation.

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Future of Flight Foundation - Partners in Innovation

Events take place primarily in Everett (Paine Field)

FoFF's Partners in Innovation program enables financial supporters to network and collaborate at a high level. Regular speakers, events and volunteer opportunities are another way to get involved.

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Gilda's Club - Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Gilda's Club offers warm meeting place where all people affected by cancer can join with others. The Club offers support and networking groups, lectures, workshops and social events in a nonresidential, home-like setting.

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Girl Scouts of Western Washington

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Western Washington

Girl Scouts of Western Washington provides opportunities for girls and the adults who support them to develop new relationships through events ranging from fundraising lunches to alumnae meetings.

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Girls on the Run of Puget Sound

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Global Washington

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Global Washington is a membership-based advocacy group comprised of major local players in the field of global development.

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Goodwill Industries of Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Habitat for Humanity of East King County

Events take place in Seattle and Eastside

Habitat for Humanity of East King County allows supporters and volunteers from all professions and backgrounds to work together for the advancement of the group's social and community goals.

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Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Helping Link

Events take place in and around Seattle

Helping Link empowers Vietnamese-American refugee and immigrant families to achieve personal and family acculturation and self-sufficiency while nurturing community service.

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Historic Flight Foundation

Events take place primarily in Everett

HFF preserves historic aircraft and makes them accessible to the public through its exposition hall at Paine Field and various flying events. Get involved by becoming a member or volunteer.

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HistoryLink.org

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Hope Heart Institute

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Hope on the Slopes - SKi & Ride for a Cure

Events take place in Seattle and local ski resorts

This annual event benefiting the American Cancer Society unites local skiers and volunteers every year.

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Hopelink

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Horn of Africa Services

Events take place primarily in Seattle

(HOAS) is a multi-lingual, multicultural nonprofit offering individual and family counseling and referral services to meet the health, employment, housing and educational needs of local East Africans.

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Housing Development Consortium

Events take place primarily in Seattle

HDC is a professional association for people with an interest in the field of affordable housing development,

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Humane Society for Seattle & King County

Events take place primarily in Seattle and Bellevue / Eastside

For over 100 years, Seattle Humane Society has worked to bring people and pets together for lifelong relationships. SHS offers classes, volunteer opportunities and donor appreciation events.

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Humanities Washington

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

Humanities Washington promotes and provides programs based in the humanities. The group organizes regular events with excellent networking potential on key issues facing our community.

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Impact Capital

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Impact Capital, supported by corporate donors, provides intermediate financing for non-profit community development organizations in underserved communities across the State of Washington.

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Impact Hub Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The HUB is a hybrid office sharing and networking support group for nonprofit organizations and companies with a social mission.

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Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This Seattle nonprofit develops drugs to treat infectious diseases of global importance with the support of large donors and partners from the corporate and research worlds.

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Innocence Project NW

Events take place primarily in Seattle

IPNW is affiliated with the UW Law School. Its mission is to defend people who have been wrongfully incarcerated with the help of law students, on-staff attorneys and volunteers.

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Inspire Youth Project (formerly Rise n' Shine)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

IYP provides at-risk children ages 5-18 and beyond with a place where they belong.

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InterIm Community Development Association

Events take place in Seattle

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International Community Health Services

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ICHS, the largest Asian and Pacific Islander community health center in Washington State, provides networking and learning opportunities for patients, volunteers and donors.

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International Rescue Committee (IRC) - Seattle Office

Events take place primarily in Seattle

IRC Seattle works to help refugees and asylees in our community. Networking opportunities exist for donors and volunteers who support IRC's constituents and cause.

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Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle works to ensure a vibrant Jewish community that is connected locally, in Israel and worldwide.

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KCTS Television

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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King County Collaborative Law

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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King County Search and Rescue Association

Events take place in Seattle and throughout King County

KCSARA acts as an umbrella volunteer organization offering ways to get involved in any of its 8 member units, including ski patrol, mountain rescue, search dogs, horse trackers and more.

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Kiwanis

Events take place in Seattle and throughout the Puget Sound Region

Kiwanis is a global service organization of people who share a commitment to community and helping children. Kiwanis fosters strong bonds between members through regularly scheduled events.

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Landesa Rural Development Institute (RDI)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Landesa is a global nonprofit based in Seattle working to secure land rights for the world's poorest. Regular local events provide opportunities to meet other supporters of this cause.

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Legal Aid for Washington Fund (LAW Fund) and Campaign for Equal Justice

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This is an organization funding legal aid and supported by the region's largest law firms.

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Legal Voice (formerly Northwest Women's Law Center)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - WA chapter

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Washington/Alaska Chapter of LLS hosts a variety of fundraising events throughout the year, including the popular Light The Night Walk, Seattle Celebrity Waiter Lunch & the Big Climb for Leukemia.

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Lifelong AIDS Alliance

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Lions Clubs International

Events take place in Seattle and cities throughout Washington

Lions International is a global network of local service organizations meeting the needs of the community. Members meet regularly for social events and build strong, supportive relationships.

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Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center

Events take place primarily in Woodinville

LBTRC helps children and adults with disabilities to improve their bodies, minds and spirits through therapy involving horsed. Over 300 volunteers donate their time to this cause.

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Lutheran Community Services Northwest

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

LCSNW provides basic services offering hope, justice and health to over 100,000 people and families in needs in the PNW. Meet other supporters through volunteering, donating or attending an event.

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Make-A-Wish Foundation of Alaska & Washington Chaper

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Medic One Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle and Eastside

The Medic One Foundation provides networking and volunteer opportunities to anyone who supports their mission of training and preparing local Medic One personnel to be the best in the country.

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Meetup Groups and Events

Events take place in Seattle and across Washington State

There are over 1,000 Meetup groups around Seattle, each based on a specific common interest. Meetup events (called Meetups) may attract anywhere from a few to several hundred people.

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Minority Executive Directors Coalition of King County (MEDC)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Mockingbird Society

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

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Nancy Bell Evans Center on Nonprofits & Philanthropy

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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NeighborCare Health Centers

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This group's health and dental clinics provide much needed quality health care to underserved and culturally diverse communities throughout the Puget Sound region.

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Neighborhood House

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Net Impact Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Net Impact Seattle Chapter is a network of local professionals interested in advancing corporate social responsibility and sustainability.

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New Futures

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Nikkei Concerns

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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NOAH Animal Adoption Center and Spay & Neuter Clinic

Events take place in and around Seattle

NOAH saves thousands of healthy, adoptable animals from being euthanized by animal shelters throughout the state. Connect with NOAH by volunteering, attending a fundraiser or becoming a sponsor.

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Noise for the Needy

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Noise for the Needy is a group of artists who raise money for Seattle charities through an annual series of music events. Best way to get involved here is to be a volunteer or sponsor.

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Nonprofit Assistance Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The NAC helps local nonprofit groups and their leaders be more successful by providing them with regular training and workshops where they can learn, expand their networks and support each other.

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Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition Project (NPSDC)

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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North Helpline Emergency Services & Food Bank

Events take place primarily in Seattle

North Helpline is a broad, grass-roots nonprofit involving thousands of volunteers who serve the needy in North Seattle. Supporters include individuals, foundations and government. All welcome.

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Northwest Burn Foundation

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound Region

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Northwest Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Northwest Compassionate Communication

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Northwest Development Officers Association

Events take place primarily in Seattle

NDOA is a network of nonprofit fundraisers that offers high quality, relevant and innovative training experiences, and provides opportunities to build connections among members and organizations.

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Northwest Harvest

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington

NW Harvest operates food banks across Washington. Volunteering and fundraising provide networking opportunities for businesses and individuals who care about local hunger problems in our community.

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Northwest Hope & Healing

Events take place in Seattle and the Puget Sound region

NW Hope & Healing supports local women battling cancer with financial support and caring things like hand-crafted baskets. Best way to network with this group is donate, sponsor or volunteer.

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Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice for low-income immigrants by pursuing and defending their legal status.

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Northwest Kidney Centers

Events take place primarily in Seattle

NWKC is the largest provider of dialysis services in the PNW and largest home hemodialysis program in the US. Networking opportunities exist for qualified health professionals and community leaders who serve on one of NKC's Regional Councils. Members of the Silver Lining Society are also invited to regular events with other NKC supporters.

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Northwest Railway Museum

Events take place primarily in Snoqualmie

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Obliteride

Events take place in Seattle

Obliteride is a first-class annual community celebration of bikers raising money for Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. Get involved by biking, volunteering or sponsoring.

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Optimist International

Events take place in Seattle and Clubs throughout Washington State

OI has more than 3,000 clubs around the world. Members share a commitment to local community service with a focus on programs that help young people.

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Overlake Hospital Medical Center Auxiliaries, Foundation & Giving Societies

Events take place primarily in Bellevue

People and companies who support Overlake Hospital Medical Center's mission through its auxiliaries, foundation and giving societies receive regular opportunities to participate in a wide variety of events with excellent networking potential, including the ever popular annual Bandage Ball.

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Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute (PNDRI)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Founded by Dr. William B. Hutchinson, PNDRI conducts pioneering research into the prevention and cure of diabetes.

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Page Ahead Children's Literacy Program

Events take place throughout Washington

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network- Puget Sound Affiliate

Events take place in Seattle and throughout the Puget Sound Region

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Pangea Giving for Global Change

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Pangea members are individuals dedicated to increasing international engagement and philanthropy through grantmaking, education and travel, which provide excellent opportunities for networking.

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Path with Art

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Path with Art helps marginalized adults to harness the power of art as a way to build stability in their lives.

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PAWS - The Progressive Animal Welfare Society

Events take place primarily in Seattle

PAWS is a champion for animals in WA state. Interested people and companies can get involved by donating, volunteering, sponsoring or attending an upcoming event.

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Pershing Hall (West Seattle Veterans Center)

Events take place in West Seattle

Pershing Hall is West Seattle's American Legion, a meeting point and support resource for veterans. Historic Pershing Hall is a popular venue for community and networking events.

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Pet Partners

Events take place primarily in Bellevue

Pet Partners Society unites people facing medical challenges with professionally trained animals to help improve their health. Networking opportunities exist for volunteers and donors.

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Philanthropy Northwest

Events take place primarily in Seattle

PNW promotes effective philanthropy throughout the Pacific Northwest. Membership is restricted to qualified philanthropists and grantmakers. Members enjoy vetworking opportunities through affinity groups, regional conferences, continuing education workshops and special events.

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Plymouth Housing Group

Events take place primarily in Seattle

PHG works to transform lives by providing permanent, supportive homes to chronically-homeless people. Supporters are invited to volunteer or attend fundraising event, including annual Seattle Dances!

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Pomegranate Center

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

Pomegranate Center helps communities become more livable and sustainable through programs that combine design and art. Supporters enjoy several excellent networking opportunities each year.

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Powerful Schools

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Powerful Schools works with students at local elementary schools in need to provide them with a better foundation for future academic success. Networking possibilities exist for volunteers as well as for supporters / donors who can meet each other at special annual events.

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Project LEAD

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This annual leadership development program by United Way of King County aims to increase the representation of people of color on nonprofit boards and in other positions of community leadership.

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Project Linus

Events take place in Seattle and chapters throughout Washington

Providing security through blankets.

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Propeller Club - Port of Seattle Chapter

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Propeller Club of Seattle is social, civic and charitable membership organization of people with an in interest in maritime commerce in the Puget Sound region.

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Prosthetics Outreach Foundation (POF)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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PROVAIL

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Locally based PROVAIL has been recognized nationally for its work in meeting the needs of people and families with a wide variety of diabilities, even the most severe, in the greater Seattle region.

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Puget Sound Blood Center

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Puget Sound Grantwriters Association

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The PSGA promotes responsible, effective grantseeking and fosters connections among grantseekers, nonprofits and funders. Members are involved or interested in raising money for non-profit organizations through grants. Many events are open also to non-members.

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Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Rebuilding Together Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Redeeming Soles

Events take place in Seattle and surrounding cities

Redeeming Soles collects and redistributes footwear to people in need throughout the Puget Sound area. Get involved by volunteering individually or as part of a group of friends or colleagues.

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Refugee and Immigrant Children's Program

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

RICP is a Seattle-based program that helps to place unaccompanied refugee children arriving in our area with foster families and to support their transition to their new country.

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ReWA

Events take place primarily in Seattle

ReWA provides critical support services to refugees and immigrants throughout King and Snohomish Counties in order to help them integrate and succeed in their new communities.

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Rotary Club of Seattle

Events take place in cities throughout Washington

Members of Rotary are business leaders committed to humanitarian service, high ethical standards and world peace. There are dozens of active Rotary clubs in Seattle and the surrounding area.

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Safe Crossings Foundation

Events take place in Seattle

Safe Crossings Foundation funds local programs for grieving children touched by the loss of a loved one. To help, become a donor, attend the annual luncheon or host your own fundraiser

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Sailing Heritage Society

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Invite up to 40 friends or colleagues for a cruise on Lake Union after work on SHS's 65-foot schooner. Proceeds are used to give children with cancer and their families the same opportunity.

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Salvation Army - Northwest Division

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

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Sara's Sanctuary

Events take place primarily in Redmond

Sara's Sanctuary advocates for animal well-being and provides lifelong haven to exotic wildlife who have been abused or abandoned. The best way to get involved here is through donations.

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Sarvey Wildlife

Events take place primarily in North Seattle

Sarvey Wildlife operates the only nonprofit wildlife ambulance service in the state of Washington, serving Snohomish, King, and Pierce counties, with over 100 volunteer opportunities.

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Seattle Aquarium Premier Donor Clubs

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Seattle Aquarium's premier donor clubs provide excellent networking opportunities for people committed to and interested in marine conservation in the Puget Sound region and globally.

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Seattle Architecture Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SAF is the meeting place for architects and others interested in how design affects our community and our lives in Seattle.

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Seattle Area Support Groups and Community Center

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SCCA, a collaboration between the Hutch, Children's Hospital and UW Medicine, allows patients better access to current treatments and supports health professionals with research, mentoring and continuing education. Good networking opportunities exist for those who participate in the SCCA's Volunteer Advisory Council.

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Seattle Center Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Seattle Children's Home

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Seattle Children's Hospital Circle of Care

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Children's Hospital Circle of Care is for people committed to ensuring accessible health care to critically ill children and their families. Members can participate in high level networking events.

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Seattle Children's Theatre Champions Club

Events take place primarily in Seattle

STC organizes regular shows, classes and workshops for the whole family. Donors at the Champion level enjoy special networking opportunities.

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Seattle Food Committee

Events take place in Seattle

The Seattle Food Committee is a coalition of food banks around the city. SFC website has list of local food banks, information for people in need and volunteer opportunities.

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Seattle GiveCamp

Events take place in Seattle

Seattle GiveCamp organizes an annual tech event where programmers give their time in support of local charities.

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Seattle International Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SIF was founded by Seattle philanthropists Bill and Paula Clapp to fight global poverty, especially in Latin America. Regular events provide opportunities to support and get involved with SIF.

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Seattle Milk Fund

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Seattle Parks Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Seattle Philanthropic Advisors Network

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SPAN is a philanthropically oriented network of financial advisors, insurance advisors, wealth managers, attorneys, CPAs and other professionals who advise clients with charitable intent.

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Seattle Theatre Group

Events take place primarily in Seattle

STG presents over 400 events per year in its three historic Seattle theaters. STG organizes various classes and workshops open to all. Donors and sponsors enjoy high level networking opportunities.

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Seattle Works

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Seattle Works informs, connects and inspires people in their 20s and 30s to take action in their community. Programs cover volunteerism, philanthropy, civic engagement, leadership and social capital.

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Seattle-King County Dental Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SKCDF provides a forum for local dentists who share an interest in eliminating dental infection and pain for people in King County who cannot otherwise afford dental care.

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Senior Services of Seattle/King County

Events take place throughout Puget Sound Region

Senior Services, the largest nonprofit serving older people in Washington, promotes the emotional, social and physical well-being of seniors in our community. Support groups, classes and volunteer jobs offer excellent networking opportunities for those who care about the group's mission.

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Shunpike

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Shunpike strengthens the Seattle arts community by partnering with small and mid-sized arts groups to develop the business tools they need to succeed.

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SOAR

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SOAR is a community coalition dedicated to building partnerships that support the healthy development and success of children, youth and families in King County.

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Social Justice Fund Northwest

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington

Social Justice Fund is a foundation that supports progressive causes and organizations. Membership is achieved by making an annual contribution.

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Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Seattle/King County

Events take place in Seattle and throughout King County

St. Vincent de Paul prevents eviction, hunger, utility shut-off and other hardships facing people and families in King County. Volunteering is just one way to meet others who support SVDP's cause.

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Solid Ground (formerly Fremont Public Association)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Somali Community Services of Seattle

Events take place in and around Seattle

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Sound Salmon Solutions

Events take place primarily in the Greater Seattle region

Sound Salmon Solutions works to ensure the survival of salmon in our local streams through education and volunteer habitat restoration programs. Check out their events page to get involved.

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St. James ESL Program

Events take place primarily in Seattle

This non-sectarian program helps refugees and immigrants who have special needs and cannot otherwise access English language instruction. Networking opportunities exist for volunteers and donors.

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Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation - Washington Chapter

Events take place primarily in Seattle

SSCF-WA helps seriously ill children and their families cope with their pain, fear and isolation through entertainment, education and family activities.

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Summer Search in Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Summer Search provides low-income students the opportunities and support they need to transform their lives, achieve their own potential, and create change as role models and community leaders.

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Team Up for Nonprofits

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Team Up for Nonprofits organizes music events for local nonprofits to raise funds and to connect with a new generation of supporters. It's a win-win-win for bands, nonprofits and music fans.

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Technology Access Foundation (TAF)

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

TAF prepares underserved children of color for higher education and professional success by providing K-12 programs that build confidence, enhance learning and develop leaders.

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The American Legion

Events take place in Seattle and cities throughout Washington

American Legion Posts are places where veterans meet, support each other and volunteer for local community. Posts with their own property may rent facility as a venue for public or private events.

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The American Red Cross of King & Kitsap Counties

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Events take place in Seattle and globally

BMGF is a venerable institution. The group's website contains little information about local networking events, but the Visitor's Center is open to the public and worth a visit.

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The Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) Seattle

Events take place in Seattle and the Eastside

DIFFA Seattle organizes one big event a year, usually in the Fall, for supporters of its cause and local groups receiving one of its grants.

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The Food Bank @ St. Mary’s

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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The Market Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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The Mooses

Events take place in smaller cities and towns surrounding Seattle and throughout Washington State

The Mooses gather for friendship and to give back to the community with programs aimed at children in need and the elderly. Originally just for men, the Mooses now incorporate women too.

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The Service Board

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Service Board introduces teens to public service and outdoor adventure as a way to overcome personal and cultural challenges. Get involved with this dynamic group by donating or volunteering.

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The World is Fun

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The World is Fun organizes events and opportunities for people in Seattle to support local nonprofits through a combination of volunteeering and socializing.

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Thomas C. Wales Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

TWF is a memorial foundation that supports passionate citizenship in the spirit of Thomas C. Wales.

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Treehouse

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Treehouse improves the lives of foster children by providing services that other agencies often cannot. Anyone wanting to dramatically improve the lives of children can get involved by organizing clothing drives, making a financial contribution or attending one of Treehouse's famed gala events.

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Trufant Family Foundation

Events take place in Seattle and Tacoma

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Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Urban League of Seattle helps African Americans, other people of color and disadvantaged individuals to become self-sufficient. Volunteer or attend an event to get involved.

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UW Medicine

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars)

Events take place in Seattle and posts throughout Washington State

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Volunteer Administrators Network Northwest

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

VANNW supports the development and advancement of volunteer resource managers in leading local nonprofits through education and networking.

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Washington Attorneys Assisting Community Organizations (WAACO)

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

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Washington CASH

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Washington CASH is a nonprofit providing low-income women, people with disabilities, and other underserved individuals access to micro-loans and business development training.

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Washington Food Coalition

Events take place in Seattle and cities throughout Washington

This member supported group is committed to addressing hunger in Washington State and acts as a voice for local emergency food programs.

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Washington Freemasons

Events take place in Seattle and lodges throughout Washington State

Steeped in tradition and folklore, the Freemasons (Masons) are an ancient global fraternity or brotherhood of men who gather for friendship and to do good for their local communities.

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Washington Health Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WHF is a coalition of leading healthcare providers in support of making Washington a healthier state. High level networking opportunities exist for coalition members.

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Washington Lawyers for the Arts

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WLA supports the arts in Washington by creating alliances and making legal resources accessible to artists and arts organizations of all disciplines.

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Washington Nonprofits

Events take place in Seattle and throughout the Puget Sound region

WN is an influential membership group supporting the interests of nonprofits in Washington. Frequent events provide excellent networking opportunities.

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Washington Planned Giving Council (WPGC)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Washington Service Corps

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Washington State

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Washington Small Business Development Centers

Events take place in Seattle and chapters throughout Washington State

In partnership with WSU and SBA, WSBDC provides free business advisory and training services to business owners and entrepreneurs throughout Washington state.

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Washington Society of Association Executives

Events take place primarily in Seattle and Bellevue

WSAE bills itself as the place to be for association professionals and people in related fields or professions. The group promotes events and programs to advance its members' careers. Networking takes place in committees and regular events, many open also to non-members.

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Washington Women In Need

Events take place in Bellevue and throughout Washington

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Washington Women's Employment & Education (WWEE)

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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Washington Women's Foundation

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The Washington Women's Foundation promotes philanthropy among women through grants, educational events and programs. The foundation provides its members with regular opportunities to build valuable and lasting relationships amongst themselves.

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Wellspring Family Services

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WFS plays a vital role in addressing the root causes of homelessness and instability for children, adultsand families in King County. Get involved by donating, volunteeting or attending an event.

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Wesley Homes

Events take place in and around Seattle

Wesley Homes, a nonprofit retirement community, provides services and care for local seniors. Get involved by volunteering or becoming a corporate member through a Methodist affiliation.

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West Seattle Food Bank

Events take place primarily in Seattle

The award-winning West Seattle Food Bank works to eliminate hunger in the community by providing food and other basic supplies, including education and referral services to neighbors in need.

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WithinReach Washington

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WithinReach serves as the foremost catalyst for improvements in maternal, child and family health. Supporters have the opportunity to network at WR's annual luncheon and through giving activities.

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Women's Funding Alliance

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WFA offers excellent networking opportunities for volunteers and donors with an interest in the issues and rights of women and girls.

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Women's Philanthropic Investment Group (WPIG) of Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

WPIG is a group of young Seattle professional women who volunteer their time to build community, raise funds, volunteer and build strong relationships with each other along the way.

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Woodland Park Zoo

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP)

Events take place in Seattle and throughout Puget Sound region

WACAP provides life changing aid and adoption services to orphans and other children who need families. Classes and special events allow adopting families to meet each other.

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Youth Eastside Services

Events take place primarily in Bellevue and the Eastside

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Youth in Focus

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Youth in Focus helps kids and young adults (ages 13-19) facing difficult challenges through formal photography classes and training. YiF welcomes donors and volunteers.

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YouthCare

Events take place primarily in Seattle

Donors and volunteers support YouthCare services ranging from street outreach and residential housing to education and employment training to help Seattle youth in need to build a better future.

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YouthForce /TeenJobs.org

Events take place primarily in Seattle

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YWCA of Greater Seattle

Events take place primarily in Seattle

YWCA of Greater Seattle provides for women in need with programs to end homelessness, create jobs, care for children and prevent violence. Ranked among the region's top fundraising events, the YWCA's annual Benefit Luncheons bring together Seattle's top community, civic and business leaders. Volunteer opportunites offer year-round networking opportunities.

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Zonta Club

Events take place in chapters throughought Puget Sound and Washington State

Zonta is a global group of women committed to service and advocacy with the goal of advancing the status of women worldwide. Zonta has local chapters throughout Washington state.

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