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Sparking a Love of Charitable Giving in Your Kids

When kids feel connected instead of powerless, their inborn generosity shines.

Social Venture Kids Preps the Next Generation of Philanthropists

Social Venture Kids is a program that helps teens select worthy social challenges and teaches them how to make a real-world impact.

“Tween Machine” uses pedal power to raise money for cystic fibrosis research

A bright-green, three-person, 10-feet long bicycle being pedaled by a dad and his two “tween-age” daughters is a rare and delightful sight. It’s even better when you find out that the bike is also a fundraising powerhouse for cystic fibrosis.

A “forever family” remembers foster kids by volunteering with Seattle nonprofit Amara

Amara has helped them with legal and emotional support, and provided a place for the kids to visit their biological parents. In turn, Fred and Adam’s family contributes to Amara with their money, time and expertise.

This Seattle family makes charity a part of everyday life through small gestures

Chris and Tiffany Acker of Seattle make giving an essential part of their daily lifestyle, and they’re teaching their children to do the same.

Inspired to help impoverished children abroad, a young Seattle author gives back

For Elisa Johnson, living in and traveling across Asia for most of her life until she was 7 gave her a chance to see firsthand the poverty and challenges faced by families in developing countries — and it made her want to help.

Seattle’s Urban Family helps youth who need support by building lasting relationships

Shantel and Paul Patu have four children, but their family doesn’t stop there.

Frye Art Museum and Yesler CC confront the challenges facing Seattle youth in a new exhibition

The exhibition, 'Why Not School?,' poses the question, "Why not invest in schools rather than juvenile detention?"

Reel Grrls celebrates 15 years with a retrospective exhibition and celebration

Celebrate Reel Grrls' 15 years of existence with a retrospective exhibition of their past and current work.

Celebrate National Adoption Day at the King County Courthouse

Join in the celebrations as families finalize their adoptions.

The Foodways Project highlights the best Seattle-area restaurants owned or run by people of color

The Foodways Project is a community-building organization dedicated to food justice and celebrating racial identity.

Give thanks and give back: Seattle-area volunteering opportunities for the holiday season

Incorporate giving back into the season of giving thanks by volunteering your time at these Seattle organizations.

Washington Parents in a Fight For Fair Funding

There’s a grassroots, parent-led campaign taking off to fund public education in Washington.

Youth Speaks Seattle Events Welcome Teens to Explore Poetry

The Seattle-based, spoken word poetry organization offers a number of awesome opportunities for teens to collaborate, create, and build community.

Charter school families and students fight to keep the doors open

Seattle-area parents parents are willing to fight to keep charter schools open.

A desire to give back launches a popular Seattle science, art and tech program for underserved kids

STEM Paths Innovation Network, or SPIN, hopes to create a more equitable playing field in the digital realm for low-income kids and kids of color.
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