Members and Partners


HIMALAYAS


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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Guided by the belief that every life has equal value, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation aspires to help all people lead healthy, productive lives. The foundation is dedicated to discovering and disseminating innovative approaches to addressing extreme poverty and poor health in developing countries and improving the U.S. education system. gatesfoundation.org


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Microsoft Corporation

At Microsoft, the mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Delivering on this mission starts with great technology, but great technology alone is not enough. Too many of technology’s benefits have yet to reach the people who need them. microsoft.com


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PwC

PwC helps resolve complex issues and identifies opportunities. PwC brings a global perspective along with in-depth knowledge of local, state and US issues, and focus on audit and assurance, tax and consulting services. In the US, PwC concentrates on 16 key industries and provides targeted services that include human resources, deals, forensics, and consulting services. pwc.com


Seattle International Foundation

Seattle International Foundation’s mission is to champion good governance and equity in Central America through rule of law and a robust civil society. seaif.org


vulcan

Vulcan Inc. is the engine behind philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder Paul G. Allen’s network of organizations and initiatives. Empowered by Paul’s vision to make a positive difference in the world, Vulcan works to be a catalyst for change. The organization is committed to improving our planet through catalytic philanthropy, inspirational experiences, and scientific and technological breakthroughs. vulcan.com


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Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air participate in corporate giving. Supporting health and human services, arts and cultural programs, as well as educational, environmental, and civic organizations, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air focus on communities that will be served now or in the near future. alaskaair.com


amazon

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. amazon.com


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Global Impact

Global Impact works on charitable ventures to inspire greater giving. It serves as a trusted advisor, and an intermediary and implementing partner across the private, nonprofit, and public sectors. Through these partnerships, the organization has raised $2 billion to address issues around poverty and global development. Its expertise includes fundraising and partnerships, employee engagement and CSR, and finance and business services. charity.org


Mercy Corps

Mercy Corps

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, Mercy Corps partners to put bold solutions into action—helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future. mercycorps.org


PATH

PATH is a global team of innovators working to accelerate health equity so all people and communities can thrive. It advises and partners with public institutions, businesses, grassroots groups, and investors to solve the world’s most pressing health challenges. path.org


Seattle Foundation

Seattle Foundation ignites powerful, rewarding philanthropy to make Greater Seattle a stronger, more vibrant community for all. seattlefoundation.org


starbucks

Starbucks’ mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup and one neighborhood at a time. To share in the experience, please visit Starbucks stores or online at news.starbucks.com and Starbucks.com.


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Tableau Foundation

Tableau Foundation is a philanthropic initiative led by the employees of Tableau Software that encourages the use of facts and analytical reasoning to solve the world’s problems. tableaufoundation.org


University of Washington

The University of Washington is a public research university whose largest and original campus is in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 1861, Washington is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast. washington.edu


waldron

Waldron is a trusted partner in leadership searches for organizations at the forefront of social impact. The organization puts its results-focused methodology, international network and 30 years of experience to work on your behalf to identify leaders with the right combination of skills and attributes for success in the social sector. waldronhr.com


world bicycle relief

World Bicycle Relief mobilizes people through The Power of Bicycles. Its mission is to create access to education, healthcare, and economic opportunities in developing regions of the world where distance is a challenge. World Bicycle Relief envisions a world where distance is no longer a barrier to independence and livelihood. worldbicyclerelief.org Back to Top


KILIMANJARO

Bloodworks Northwest

Bloodworks Northwest is an independent, non-profit organization harnessing donor gifts to provide a safe, lifesaving blood supply to more than 90 Northwest hospitals. Its mission is to save lives through research, innovation, education and excellence in blood, medical and laboratory services in partnership with its community. bloodworksnw.org

buildOn

buildOn’s mission is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectations through service and education. buildon.org

CARE

CARE is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to ending poverty and achieving social justice for all. CARE works in 93 countries, reaching millions of people around the world through programs which provide emergency help during times of crisis and longer-term development programs that help pave pathways out of poverty to healthier, more secure futures. care.org

Clark Nuber

Clark Nuber is one of Accounting Today’s Top 100 Regional Leader accounting firms in the United States. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, Clark Nuber is an award-winning CPA and consulting firm that has been in business for more than six decades. clarknuber.com

clifton larson allen (cla)

CLA exists to create opportunities — for its clients, its people, and its communities. It is dedicated to building an inclusive culture that thrives on different beliefs and perspectives. By welcoming and respecting its clients and each other, all can experience success. claconnect.com

DALBERG

Dalberg is a global group working to build a more inclusive and sustainable world where all people, everywhere, can reach their fullest potential. dalberg.com

Emirates 

Emirates is an award-winning airline with state-of-the-art fleet and unrivaled service connecting people and cultures in over 160 destinations worldwide. Its subsidiary organization, the Emirates Airline Foundation is a non-profit charity organization which aims to improve the quality of life for children, regardless of geographical, political, or religious boundaries. emirates.com

everywoman treaty

Currently, no legally binding instrument at the global level exists to hold nations accountable to prevent and address violence against women and girls. The Every Woman mission is to advance the creation, adoption, and implementation of a global treaty to end violence against women and girls through a diverse coalition of 1,700 women’s rights advocates, including 840 organizations, in 128 countries. everywomaneverywhere.org/

Fair Trade USa  

Fair Trade USA is a nonprofit organization that promotes sustainable livelihoods for farmers and workers, protects fragile ecosystems, and builds strong, transparent supply chains through independent, third-party certification. Its trusted Fair Trade Certified™ seal signifies that rigorous standards have been met in the production, trade and promotion of Fair Trade products from over 50 countries across the globe. fairtradecertified.org

fred Hutch

At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS, and other life-threatening diseases. fredhutch.org

Girl rising

Girl Rising’s (GR) mission is to change the way societies value and invest in girls and their potential. girlrising.org

Gucci

Gucci is an Italian luxury brand of fashion and leather goods. gucci.com

heifer international

Heifer’s mission is to end poverty and hunger while caring for the Earth. heifer.org

INTERNATIONAL RESCUE COMMITTEE

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) helps people in 40+ countries whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. Since 1976, the IRC in Seattle has helped thousands of refugees, immigrants, and survivors of human trafficking to rebuild their lives in Washington State. rescue.org/seattle

key travel

Key Travel is a Travel Management Company that has specialized in simplifying travel complexity for the humanitarian, faith, and education sectors for over 35 years. keytravel.com/us

Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)

KIND protects unaccompanied immigrant and refugee children by providing pro bono legal representation in immigration court; social services; family reunification and services that address sexual and gender-based violence in Central America; and conducting advocacy in the U.S. and the region for laws, policies, and practices that protect children who migrate alone and respond to the root causes of child migration. supportkind.org

Kyle House Group

KHG provides hands-on and customized consulting services to a diverse portfolio of clients in the non-profit and commercial sectors. KHG operates at the nexus of government, business, and philanthropic communities, where its experienced team of professionals specializes in government relations, commercial advocacy, partnership development, policy analysis, and strategic communications. kylehousegroup.com

Landesa

Landesa advances pro-poor, gender-sensitive land rights reforms through law and policy tools. These reforms have helped alleviate poverty, reduce hunger, and ease conflict over land for more than 180 million families. Secure rights to land boost agricultural productivity, improve health, nutrition and school enrollment, and have placed billions of dollars in new land wealth in the hands of rural people. landesa.org

Lane Powell PC

Lane Powell is a Pacific Northwest law firm with a national — and international — reach. Its Nonprofit & Social Enterprise attorneys are intimately familiar with and sensitive to the unique and often complex corporate, tax and financial issues faced by nonprofit organizations and the unique mission-driven outlook that is fundamental to social enterprises, nonprofits, social impact investors, hybrid nonprofit/for-profit organizations and donors. www.lanepowell.com

LYNDEN INTERNATIONAL

Lynden International is a full-service domestic and international freight forwarder. The organization has over 30 offices throughout the world including the United States, Canada, Mexico, Belgium, Russia, and the Russian Far East. Lynden International focuses on fast, responsive customer service, as well as consistent, reliable, and competitive transport. lynden.com

MALARIA NO MORE

Malaria No More envisions a world where no one dies from a mosquito bite. The organization’s work has contributed to historic progress toward this goal. Now, Malaria No More is mobilizing the political commitment, funding, and innovation required to achieve what would be one of the greatest humanitarian accomplishments – ending malaria within our generation. malarianomore.org

MAX Foundation

The Max Foundation delivers life-saving, targeted cancer treatments to people in low- and middle-income countries who would have no other way to access them. Its innovative model saves lives in more than 75 countries across the globe providing patient-centered treatment, care, and support. The Max Foundation’s vision is a world where all people facing cancer live with dignity and hope. themaxfoundation.org

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY – SEATTLE

Northeastern University–Seattle offers high-demand graduate degrees in science and technology, business, nonprofit and global leadership, healthcare, education. northeastern.edu/seattle

PILGRIM AFRICA

Pilgrim Africa’s mission is to challenge despair, love boldly, and help African people create a future of prosperity and health. It aims to restore the hope and dignity found in Christ to those devastated by war, poverty, or disease. pilgrimafrica.org

the profitable nonprofit

The Profitable Nonprofit provides coaching, training, consulting, and mentoring to nonprofit organizations specifically as it relates to nonprofit funding and fund development. Ensuring that nonprofits who want to change the world for good, have the funding and resources to do so.  profitable-nonprofit.com

RESONANCE (formerly SSG ADVISORS)

Resonance delivers market-based solutions to solve the world’s toughest challenges. Resonance bridges the gap between global development agendas and private sector interests by designing action-based strategies, forging strategic partnerships, and executing across sector boundaries. Resonance has built over 300 partnerships that enable businesses, NGOs, and foundations to achieve their goals while reaching millions born into poverty. resonanceglobal.com

Rotary District 5030

Rotary District 5030 is a local and international service organization. rotarydistrict5030.org

Seattle Pacific University

Seattle Pacific University seeks to be a premier Christian University fully committed to engaging the culture and changing the world by graduating people of competence and character, becoming people of wisdom, and modeling grace-filled community. spu.edu

Seattle University

Seattle University is a premier educational institution that offers students unique global opportunities in higher learning, including international academic and service programs that challenge students to test the theories and analytical approaches to understanding humanity in a dynamic intercultural setting. seattleu.edu

World Vision

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice. worldvision.org Back to Top


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AGROS International

Inspired by the teachings of Jesus, Agros International breaks the cycle of poverty for farming families in rural Latin America through economic and social development. Agros creates paths from poverty to prosperity by advancing opportunities for land ownership, market-led agriculture, financial empowerment, and health and well-being. agros.org

AmeriCares

Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential. americares.org

AMPLIO NETWORK

Amplio’s mission is to empower the world’s most vulnerable communities through knowledge sharing. International organizations use the Amplio Talking Book to share targeted audio content with low-literate populations in rural and remote areas. Users can play messages in their local language and record their feedback. Usage data and user feedback help monitor, evaluate, and improve program delivery and design. amplio-network.org

Andrew W lyon travel

Andrew W. Lyon Travel elevates its clients’ travel experience by organizing group logistics, crafting unique experiences, and connecting them to the world. andrewwlyon.com

Ashesi University Foundation

Ashesi is a private, non-profit liberal arts university located in Ghana. Its mission is to educate a new generation of ethical and entrepreneurial leaders in Africa; to cultivate within its students the critical thinking skills, the concern for others and the courage it will take to transform their continent. Ashesi Foundation in Seattle builds a global community for Ashesi University. ashesi.org

Breakthrough

Breakthrough is a global human rights organization working to drive the culture change we need to make violence and discrimination unacceptable and build a world where all people can reach their full potential. Its entry points: violence and discrimination against women and girls—and all the violence driven by limiting, damaging gender norms that hold us all back. USus.Breakthrough.tv India: inbreakthrough.tv

Earthworm Foundation (formerly TFT)

Earthworm is a global non-profit organization that helps companies and communities deliver environmentally and socially responsible products. Earthworm is active in the key stages of the supply chain. earthworm.org

einstein rising

Einstein Rising empowers Africa’s social entrepreneurs through its SME business development curriculum and provides access to startup capital. These wealth creators develop for-profit companies that tackle entrenched social and environmental issues without sacrificing the financial bottom line. einsteinrising.org

fiuts

The Foundation for International Understanding Through Students (FIUTS) advances international understanding through cross-cultural experiences, student leadership, and community connections. Founded at the University of Washington in 1948, FIUTS programs connect international students, U.S. students, children and K-12 schools, and members of our community through programs that inspire dialogue and cultural exchange. fiuts.org

Global good

Millions of people suffer and die each year in poor countries from causes that humanity has the scientific and technical ability to solve. Funded by Bill Gates and focused on a shared vision with Nathan Myhrvold, Global Good invents technology to solve some of humanity’s most daunting problems. globalgood.com

Global Leadership Forum

The Global Leadership Forum strengthens globally oriented social-purpose leaders through a 7-month peer cohort program that addresses leadership, management, and organizational development topics. In this trusting peer community, creative problem solving and real-time application of topics results in personal and organizational growth. Alumni of the program form an enduring community who support each other to improve lives in communities worldwide. glfglobal.org

Global Partnerships

Global Partnerships is an impact-first investor dedicated to expanding opportunity for people living in poverty. GP extends loans and early stage investments to social enterprises that serve people living in poverty in developing countries throughout Latin America, the Caribbean, and sub-Saharan Africa. globalpartnerships.org

Grameen Foundation

Grameen Foundation is a global nonprofit that empowers the poor, especially women, to end poverty and hunger. It creates breakthrough solutions – spanning financial, agricultural and health services – that leverage digital technology and local partner networks to bring people the tools and opportunities they need to help themselves. grameenfoundation.org

Hunger Project

The Hunger Project is an organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. It has ongoing programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, where it implements programs aimed at mobilizing rural grassroots communities to achieve sustainable progress in health, education, nutrition, and family income. https://www.thp.org

kati Collective

Kati Collective is dedicated to improving systems across global development by providing experienced, strategic and pragmatic action focused on three of the most important drivers of change: women, digital, and partnerships. Kati Collective is compelling and impactful, aligning resources from across its network with global and local expertise in order to provide clients with targeted, cost-effective project resources. katicollective.com

Largesse

Largesse specializes in curating beautifully presented handmade, eco-conscious and/or fairly-traded corporate gifts. Largesse helps corporate gift buyers find unique solutions for executive gifts, incentive rewards, and promotional products that align with and reinforce their brand values. Largesse’s mission is to create sustainable economic opportunities for marginalized and talented artisans across the world by giving them equal access to the global marketplace. largessecompany.com

Mona Foundation

Founded in 1999, Mona Foundation supports grassroots initiatives that provide education to all children, empower women and girls, and enable them to transform their own communities. In 2018 Mona Foundation supported the education and empowerment of more than 411,000 students in 16 projects in 10 countries including US, Haiti, Panama, Brazil, India, Vietnam, Mongolia, China, Gambia, and Sierra Leone. monafoundation.org

MSR Global health

MSR Global Health is focused on improving access to basic human needs for people living in low-resource settings around the globe. MSR Global Health believes the same trusted engineering that creates gear for challenging outdoor environments can find solutions to help these communities gain greater access to safe water, food, and shelter. msrglobalhealth.com

OutRight Action International

OutRight Action International is the leading US-based non-profit fighting for human rights for LGBTIQ people globally, especially in places where they face extreme violence, discrimination, and persecution. OutRight monitors and documents human rights violations, supports grassroots activists on the frontlines, and holds governments accountable at the United Nations and beyond. outrightinternational.org

Oxfam America

Oxfam America is a global organization committed to ending the injustice of poverty. As one of 19 members of the international Oxfam confederation working in over 90 countries, Oxfam America helps people build better futures for themselves, hold the powerful accountable, and save lives in disasters. Oxfam’s mission is to tackle the root causes of poverty and create lasting solutions. oxfamamerica.org

Partners Asia

Partners Asia supports community initiatives to improve the lives of Myanmar’s most vulnerable. Many of these people live in unstable areas within Myanmar and along its borders, where they risk displacement and exploitation. Partners Asia builds relationships with innovative organizers in these communities and with international donors to help bridge the gap between local leaders and global resources. partnersasia.org

PeaceTrees Vietnam

PeaceTrees Vietnam is a humanitarian demining organization dedicated to addressing the legacy of the Vietnam War. Working alongside Vietnamese communities, PeaceTrees Vietnam removes unexploded bombs and mines, and returns the land back to productive use by investing in education and agriculture. PeaceTrees also invests in survivor assistance, mine risk education, and citizen diplomacy. peacetreesvietnam.org

PRONTO International

PRONTO International aims to optimize care during birth. The organization develops and implements innovative training strategies that act as a catalyst for health care providers to make individual, team, and systems changes. PRONTO envisions birth as a safe and respectful experience for all mothers, babies, and healthcare providers. prontointernational.org

RESOURCE MEDIA

Resource Media is a one-of-a-kind communications agency: a mission-driven nonprofit working to improve the health of people and the planet, and to build a more just and equitable world. Resource Media helps its clients use communications to build bridges across sectors, mobilize supporters, and shift the public debate. resource-media.org

rise beyond the reef

Rise Beyond the Reef bridges the divide between rural remote indigenous Fijian communities and the outside world, promoting women as leaders of their communities on the frontlines of climate justice. risebeyondthereef.org

Rwanda Girls Initiative

Rwanda Girls Initiative’s (RGI) mission is to educate and empower girls in Rwanda to reach their highest potential. RGI opened Gashora Girls Academy of Science and Technology as an innovative and socio-economically diverse upper-secondary school, combining college prep academics with leadership training, designed to cultivate leaders with a love of learning and a sense of economic empowerment to strengthen their communities and country. rwandagirlsinitiative.org

Sahar Education for Afghan Girls

By fostering interchanges between the United States and Afghanistan, Sahar creates quality educational opportunities in Afghanistan that empower and inspire children and their families to build peaceful, just, and life-affirming communities. sahareducation.org

Splash

Founded in 2007, Splash delivers child-focused water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH), and menstrual health programs for governments in some of the world’s largest, low-resource cities. Through Project WISE (WASH-in-Schools for Everyone), Splash will reach every government school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Kolkata, India, benefiting one million children by 2023. splash.org

Spreeha Foundation

Spreeha strives to break the cycle of poverty for underprivileged people by providing healthcare, education, and skills training. Spreeha envisions life without poverty where underprivileged people are empowered to improve their quality of life. spreeha.org

UNICEF USA

UNICEF USA works for the survival, protection and development of children worldwide by supporting UNICEF’s work, and other efforts in support of the world’s children, through fundraising, advocacy, and education in the United States. unicefusa.org

Upaya Social Ventures

Upaya creates dignified jobs for the poorest of the poor by building scalable businesses with investment and consulting support. Since 2011, Upaya has accelerated 42 small and growing businesses in India and invested in 16 of those companies; its portfolio companies have created more than 13,000 jobs as of July 2019. upayasv.org

VILLAGEREACH

VillageReach works with governments to solve health care delivery challenges in low-resource communities. Its programs focus on increasing access to quality health care at the last mile. VillageReach develops and implements new approaches and ideas to ensure vaccines and medicines are available, increases the capacity of health workers, and ensures they have access to data to improve health. villagereach.org

Water1st International

Water1st helps the world’s poorest people implement and sustain community-managed projects that integrate clean water, toilets, and hygiene education.
Water1st unites people to fight the global water and sanitation crisis. The organization believes this worldwide, silent catastrophe will be solved when people come together as a concerned community and take simple, effective actions. water1st.org

WATERAID

WaterAid is the #1 ranked international non-profit dedicated to helping the people living in the world’s poorest communities gain access to safe water, toilets, and hygiene. WaterAid has programs and influence in 37 countries across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the Pacific region. WaterAid has reached 24.9 million people with clean water and 24 million people with toilets and sanitation. wateraid.org/us/

Woodland Park Zoo

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.  zoo.org

world concern

World Concern is a Christian global relief and development agency extending hope and opportunity to people facing extreme poverty. worldconcern.org

World Justice Project

The World Justice Project is an independent, multidisciplinary organization working to advance the rule of law around the world. Effective rule of law reduces corruption, combats poverty and disease, and protects people from injustices large and small. The World Justice Project conducts survey research and engagement activities in 125 countries and maintains a global network of strategic partners. worldjusticeproject.org

WorldWiDe Fistula FunD

Worldwide Fistula Fund’s mission is to protect and restore the health and dignity of the world’s most vulnerable women by preventing and treating devastating childbirth injuries. worldwidefistulafund.org Back to Top


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3rd Creek Foundation

3rd Creek Foundation is a private family foundation focused on global poverty alleviation through grant-making and impact investing. More specifically, the foundation supports early stage programs that create sustained economic opportunity and dignity for the ultra poor. 3rdcreek.com

501 Commons

Your mission is to build a better world. 501 Commons’ is to help you succeed. 501 Commons does this by providing nonprofits with management and technology consulting services, “back office” finance, HR, and tech support, coaching, information and referral services, and action-learning programs that build capacity. 501commons.org

a child’s notebook

All children deserve a quality education. A Child’s Notebook partners with local communities and invests in the lives of children in Southeast Asia. achildsnotebook.org

ACT for Congo

ACT for Congo strengthens without creating dependence. It helps Congolese organizations extend their capacity. This work respects their leadership and knowledge. They lead. ACT for Congo consults. ACT for Congo’s partners are recognized as a Center of Excellence (HOLD-DRC), provide civic education in 19 cities (Congo Nouveau), and conduct vital socio-economic research (POLE Institute) in DR Congo. actforcongo.org

Adara Development

Adara Development’s mission is to bridge the world of business and the world of people in extreme poverty, and to support vulnerable communities with health, education, and other essential services. Adara Development has expertise in maternal, newborn and child health, and remote community development. Adara Development reaches more than 50,000 people living in poverty each year. adaragroup.org

African Chamber of Commerce

Africa Chamber of Commerce promotes bilateral trade and investment relationships between Africa and the Pacific Northwest of the United States. accpnw.com

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

The American Cancer Society is committed to saving lives from cancer and reducing the threat of the disease, not just in the United States, but globally as well. Its global health program is focused on preventing cancer, saving lives, diminishing suffering, catalyzing a local response in the countries where it works, and shaping the global policy agenda. cancer.org

Awamaki

Awamaki teaches women’s artisan cooperatives in the rural Andes how to start and run their own businesses, connecting the cooperatives to markets and providing training in product development and business management. They create alpaca accessories, woven bags, and home goods. Awamaki supports 180 artisans who are lifting their families out of poverty. awamaki.org

The Bo M. Karlsson Foundation

The Bo M. Karlsson Foundation awards higher education scholarships to underprivileged women in Nepal, one of the world’s poorest and most undeveloped nations. By funding college and trade scholarships and providing a network of support, the foundation helps empower BMKF scholarship recipients to become confident, self-reliant, productive citizens in their communities and country. bomkarlsson.com

Burkitt’s Lymphoma FUND FOR AFRICA

Burkitt’s Lymphoma Fund for Africa is a Seattle-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to maximize survival rate from all pediatric cancers in sub-Saharan Africa. With multiple African and US based partner organizations, BLFA-funded programs improve all aspects of cancer care, including diagnosis, treatment, and social, economic, and logistical support for patients and their families. blfundafrica.org

CAPRIA

Capria is a global impact investment firm managing multiple funds that accelerate the flow of capital to deliver superior returns in emerging markets. capria.vc

cleantech alliance

CleanTech Alliance represents more than 300 member companies and organizations in ten states and three provinces. Founded in 2007 by business and cleantech leaders, the Alliance facilitates the generation and growth of cleantech companies and jobs through a variety of educational programs, research, products, and services. cleantechalliance.org

Committee for Children

Founded in 1978. Committee for Children (CFC) is a global nonprofit dedicated to fostering the safety and well-being of children through social-emotional learning and development. CFC is the world’s largest provider of research-based educational programs that promote social-emotional skills and prevent bullying and sexual abuse. cfchildren.org

Construction for Change

Construction for Change partners with nonprofit organizations to build spaces where people can become healthier, better educated, and increase economic mobility. constructionforchange.org

Coopersmith Law + Strategy

Coopersmith Law + Strategy serves as the trusted consigliore to leadership at corporations, multi-laterals, foundations, and NGOs. The firm designs and implements PPPs in health care, technology, energy, and environmental sectors. CLS’s experts have deep domain experience in industry, policy, and global markets. CLS offers clients years’ worth of relationships and up-to-the-moment, reliable data to deliver results. coopersmithlaw.com

Days for Girls International

Days for Girls International is turning periods into pathways. Days for Girls increases access to menstrual care and education by developing global partnerships, cultivating social enterprises, mobilizing volunteers, and innovating sustainable solutions that shatter stigmas and limitations for women and girls. Days for Girls is creating a world with dignity, health, and opportunity for all. daysforgirls.org

fRIENDLY WATER FOR THE WORLD

Friendly Water for the World expands global access to low-cost clean water technologies and information about health and sanitation through knowledge-sharing, training, community-building, peacemaking, and sustainability. It empowers communities abroad to take care of their own clean water needs.  friendlywater.net

Gambia Health Education Liaison Project (GambiaHELP)

Gambia Health Education Liaison Project, also known as GambiaHELP, exists to enable communities in Gambia to protect, conserve, and improve their own health, the health of their community, and their natural environment. gambiahelp.org

Gardner Center for Asian Art and Ideas

Offering dynamic public programs at the Asian Art Museum, Gardner Center events explore the vast diversity of Asia within global networks. From art, history, and culture to global development and urban design, programs share ideas that include dialogue on challenging contemporary issues. seattleartmuseum.org/gardnercenter

GLOBAL FAMILY TRAVELS

In partnership with non-profit organizations and schools, Global Family Travels provides sustainable travel itineraries in support of education, preservation of local cultures, conservation, and economic growth, which foster cross-cultural understanding and global citizens. “Learn, Serve, and Immerse and Expand Your Family Circle!.” globalfamilytravels.com

Global Peace Foundation

Founded in 2009, Global Peace Foundation (GPF) is an international non-sectarian, non-partisan, nonprofit organization, which promotes an innovative, values-based approach to peace building, guided by the vision of One Family under God. GPF engages and organizes a global network of public and private sector partners who develop community, national, and regional peace building models as the foundation for ethical and cohesive societies. globalpeace.org

gorman consulting

Gorman Consulting is a firm that provides specialized measurement and evaluation services, primarily in the health sector. gormanconsulting.org

greater seattle business association

GSBA, Washington State’s LGBTQ & Allied Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to combine business development, leadership, and social action to expand economic opportunities for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community and those who support equality for all. It envisions a vibrant global economy strengthened through the full participation of diverse local communities. thegsba.org

hands for peacemaking

The focus of the Hands for Peacemaking Foundation is to offer opportunities for economic development, improved health conditions and access to education to promote self-sufficiency for the Guatemalan people. handsforpeacemaking.org

Healing Hearts Northwest

Healing Hearts Northwest is a humanitarian group of health care professionals dedicated to patients with heart disease, providing comprehensive cardiovascular surgery and care to patients in need. HHNW will assist in the establishment of a local system to treat, follow, and monitor all patients who have received care. healingheartsnorthwest.com

Health Alliance International 

Health Alliance International (HAI)’s mission is to promote policies and support programs that strengthen government primary health care and foster social, economic, and health equity for all. Its vision is a just world that promotes health and well-being, including universal access to quality health care. healthallianceinternational.org

Highline College

As a public institution of higher education serving a diverse community in a multicultural world and global economy, Highline College promotes student engagement, learning, and achievement, integrates diversity and globalism throughout the college, sustains relationships within its communities, and practices sustainability in human resources, operations, and teaching and learning. highline.edu

holt international

Around the world, Holt International works toward its vision by providing individualized, child-focused services in three main program areas: Family Strengthening, Orphan and Vulnerable Children Care and Adoption/Foster Services. holtinternational.org

informed international

InformEd International works at the intersection of business and social good to improve education outcomes in developing countries. Through research, monitoring, and evaluation consulting services, InformEd helps organizations collect, analyze, interpret, and effectively use programming data to maximize impact. In addition, InformEd’s innovative programs improve education quality and address inequities, working with local partners through a shared value approach. informedinternational.org

INITIATIVE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT

The Initiative for Global Development (IGD) engages and harnesses the power of the private sector to create sustainable growth and alleviate poverty in Africa. igdleaders.org

lakeside school

Lakeside School is a private/independent school located in the Haller Lake neighborhood at the north city limits of Seattle, Washington for grades 5–12. Famous alumni include Microsoft founders Bill Gates and Paul Allen. In 2018, school review website Niche ranked Lakeside School the best school in Washington state and the 6th best school in the United States. lakesideschool.org

life science washington

Life Science Washington is an independent, non-profit, trade association serving the life sciences industry in WA. As the center of influence for WA life sciences, it advocates for positive public policy and private investment, brings together research institutions, investors, and entrepreneurs to grow its economic sector, and create healthier communities. lifesciencewa.org

Linksbridge

Linksbridge helps organizations and leaders gain insight and understanding from complex information, and creates useful tools to effectively communicate plans and implement change. linksbridge.com

Medical Teams International

Medical Teams International is a Christian humanitarian relief agency providing life-saving medical care for people in crisis, such as survivors of natural disasters and refugees. Daring to love like Jesus, Medical Teams International cares for the whole person – physical, emotional, social, and spiritual – and serves all people – regardless of religion, nationality, sex, or race. Because every person matters. medicalteams.org

The Mifos iNITIATIVE

The Mifos Initiative provides education, training, and tools to enable charitable organizations and social enterprises to make financial inclusion more affordable, available, and accessible to the 2.5 billion unbanked poor in the world. mifos.org

Minerva Strategies

Minerva Strategies uses smart communication to inspire action and create positive change. Minerva Strategies is well connected in the social change sector, with strong expertise in global health and development, and it brings a keen understanding of clients’ opportunities and constraints. minervastrategies.com

Mission Africa

Mission Africa provides education scholarships, free health services, and poverty alleviation programs to children and families in remote villages of ten African countries to help combat inequity and poverty that these communities face. Mission Africa empowers citizens, strengthens families, and in collaboration with local partners, have demonstrated remarkable capacity to improve the lives of children and families in these communities. missionafrica.us

Mobility Outreach International

Mobility Outreach International (MOi) enables mobility in under-resourced areas of the world. MOi provides non-surgical treatment to children with clubfoot, and prosthetic; and orthotic services, physical rehabilitation, advocacy, and orthopedic surgical outreach to adults and children. mobilityoi.org

MovingWorlds

MovingWorlds engages professionals from the for-profit sector to build the capacity of social impact organizations around the world. Companies can partner with MovingWorlds to sponsor their employees on these projects as part of leadership & innovation development programs (like Microsoft’s MySkills). Its signature program, the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship, supports career growth through the act of creating social good. movingworlds.org

NetHope

NetHope empowers committed organizations to change the world through the power of technology. This consortium of nearly 60 leading global nonprofits unites with technology companies and funding partners to design, fund, implement, adapt, and scale innovative approaches to solve development, humanitarian, and conservation challenges. nethope.org

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project promotes justice by defending and advancing the rights of immigrants through direct legal services, systemic advocacy, and community education. Northwest Immigrant Rights Project strives for justice and equity for all persons, regardless of where they were born. nwirp.org

Northwest School

The Northwest School offers a faculty who engage each student in sequential, cross-disciplinary study in the Humanities, Sciences, and the Arts. The Northwest School graduates students with historical, scientific, artistic, and global perspective, enabling them to think and act with integrity, believing they have a positive impact on the world. northwestschool.org

NPH USA

NPH USA transforms the lives of abandoned and disadvantaged children with homes, healthcare, and educational programs, making a positive impact in Latin America and the Caribbean. nphusa.org

Oikocredit Northwest

Oikocredit is a worldwide financial cooperative that promotes global justice by empowering disadvantaged people with credit. oikocreditnorthwest.org

one equal heart

One Equal Heart collaborates with indigenous leaders in Chiapas, Mexico, to honor and nurture sustainable agriculture, equitable communities, and traditional knowledge. Locally-led programs partner with Mexican nonprofit organizations to connect indigenous leaders with tools to thrive, focusing on engaging women as critical agents of change who reframe cultural traditions to build equitable communities and shape the next generation of leaders. oneequalheart.org

OneWorld Now!

OneWorld Now!’s mission is to develop the next generation of global leaders. Its model of international education opens up opportunities for high school students to acquire 21st century leadership skills, learn world languages like Korean, Chinese, Arabic, and Russian, and access summer study abroad programs. oneworldnow.org

Pangea GIVING

Pangea Giving is a giving circle whose purpose is to give its members and supporters direct, thoughtful, and effective ways to support grassroots organizations in the Global South to improve the quality of life in their communities. It has grant partners in East Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda), Southeast Asia (Cambodia and Myanmar), and Latin America (Guatemala and Oaxaca, Mexico). pangeagiving.org

Path From Poverty

Path From Poverty reaches across cultures to transform lives and communities by partnering with women’s groups; empowering and equipping women to break the cycle of poverty and live into their God-given potential, irrespective of their spiritual beliefs. pathfrompoverty.org

Perennial

Perennial trains social leaders to renew and sustain themselves in the context of their community, their leadership, their cause, and their lives. Perennial’s programs and practices have helped hundreds of community-based leaders across Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific to deepen their capacities and reawaken their commitment to social change. perennial.org

PHILANTHROPY northwest

Philanthropy Northwest is the network for philanthropists of all types who are committed to Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. Philanthropy Northwest promotes, facilitates, and drives collaborative action by community investors to build resilient, equitable, and inclusive communities. philanthropynw.org

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands

PPGNHI draws upon its expertise as a leading provider of sexual and reproductive health services and comprehensive sexuality education to build the capacity of partner organizations around the world. PPGNHI believes sexual and reproductive rights are basic human rights and that everyone should have access to quality health care. ppgnhi.org

REMOTE ENERGY

Remote Energy provides customized solar electric curriculum development, training, and educational programs. It partners with organizations looking to use renewable energy to address issues relating to jobs, health, clean water, education, gender equality, and poverty. remoteenergy.org

RenegAID Innovative Disaster Relief

By producing innovative relief projects and programs, RenegAID™ is dedicated to improving people’s ability to reestablish themselves in catastrophic disasters.  renegaid.org

RESULTS – Seattle

RESULTS is a movement of passionate, committed everyday people. Together they use their voices to influence political decisions that will bring an end to poverty. results.org

robert paetz photography

Robert is insatiably curious about the world, a stubborn optimist with a “why not?’ approach to life. He has traveled in 60+ countries and captures the experience through documentary photos and cinematography. He would love to learn more about the vital work you do and how he can help share your story. robertpaetz.com

The Rose International Fund for Children

The Rose International Fund for Children’s (TRIFC) mission is to ‘lift-up’ Nepalese people living with disabilities and those that are disadvantaged so they can achieve their full potential.  TRIFC envisions Nepal as a society that fosters dignity and hope for disadvantaged people and people living with disabilities, by providing them with the support they need to become productive, independent citizens. trifc.org

RoundGlass

RoundGlass is a socially-conscious global firm spurring innovation and disruption in digital health and wellness. The company believes that change at scale must start with motivating and transforming individuals to live a life of wellbeing and meaningfulness. round.glass

Schools for Salone

Schools for Salone is a non-profit organization committed to helping Sierra Leoneans rebuild the many rural schools destroyed during their country’s ten year long civil war that ended in 2002. Schools for Salone has built 22 schools and 3 libraries since 2005. schoolsforsalone.org

SE Asia Foundation

The SE Asia Foundation focuses on eliminating poverty by educating girls. Hands-on coaching for sustainability is provided for those schools, care facilities, and related organizations selected for support. seafund.org

Seattle Aquarium

The Seattle Aquarium is a respected authority on the Salish Sea, Washington Coast, and greater Pacific Ocean, and serves as the largest platform for ocean conservation and engagement in the Pacific Northwest. Guided by its mission of Inspiring Conservation of Our Marine Environment, the Aquarium has reached over 27 million visitors including two million school children since opening in 1977. seattleaquarium.org

Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber engages the innovation and entrepreneurship of its members to create a strong economy, advocate for a vital business environment, and build sustainable and healthy communities in the Seattle region. seattlechamber.com

sg foundation

The SG Foundation strives to serve God and the poor by giving a hand up, rather than a hand out, to relieve suffering and improve the quality of life in communities in neighboring developing countries. sgfoundation.org

The Snow Leopard Trust

The Snow Leopard Trust aims to better understand the endangered snow leopard, and to protect the cat in partnership with the communities that share its habitat. snowleopard.org

Spring Development Initiative

Spring Development Initiative partners with local leaders and change makers and offers the capacity building, collaborative forums, and seed funding they need to implement strong governance systems and to improve the education, economic, and health attainment of their communities. sid-initiative.org/

tearfund

Tearfund is a Christian relief and development agency. With over 50 years of experience, Tearfund is recognized as an expert in development, disaster response, disaster risk reduction and advocacy. As well as mobilizing to deliver humanitarian assistance during times of crisis, Tearfund works through its 350 partners worldwide to enable communities to thrive in some of the least developed countries and harshest environments in the world. tearfund.org

TILLER

Tiller works with mission-driven organizations to achieve their strategic objectives by developing events, conferences, and trips that actively engage and inspire participants to action. With vast experience in global health and development, Tiller manages a wide range of programs including local fundraising events, intimate meetings for high-profile VIPs, and complex international conferences. tillerglobal.com

University of Washington Evans School of Public POLICY AND GOVERNANCE

The Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance at the University of Washington is committed to improving the quality of public and nonprofit service; educating leaders to meet societal challenges with compassion, vision, analytic rigor, and practicality; advancing scholarship and ideas that strengthen public policy and management; serving local and global communities; and promoting thoughtful, civil, public deliberation. evans.uw.edu

University of Washington Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies

The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies is an internationally recognized leader in advancing the understanding of and engagement in world issues. As one of the oldest and largest schools in the country to offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in international and area studies, JSIS is dedicated to teaching and research that impact nations, communities, educators, and individuals. jsis.washington.edu

University of Washington Michael G. Foster School of Business Global Business Center

The Global Business Center’s mission is to develop global business expertise by hosting and sponsoring outstanding international education initiatives. foster.uw.edu/centers/gbc

University of Washington Office of Global Affairs

The UW Office of Global Affairs collaborates across the University and the world in advancing the UW’s mission of discovery and public service. Annually, 2100+ Huskies participate in the UW Study Abroad programs, receiving 400+ scholarships. Other key activities include Global Innovation Fund grants for UW faculty and researchers, and the UW Rome Center, a unique facility currently under renovation. washington.edu/globalaffairs

University of Washington School of Law Graduate Program in Sustainable International Development

The SID LL.M. program prepares students to work within organizations that include the World Bank, USAID, the United Nations development program, private consulting firms, environmental NGOs, humanitarian and human rights organizations and active military service focused on the rule of law. law.washington.edu/sid

VISTA HERMOSA FOUNDATION

Vista Hermosa Foundation invests in the growth of holistic, flourishing communities. As an operating foundation, we are both practitioners and partners, learning from our own communities of practice to inform how we engage with and invest in others. vistahermosafoundation.org

Washington Council on International Trade

WCIT is the only organization in Washington dedicated exclusively to advocating for public policies that increase Washington state’s international competitiveness. On behalf of its members — manufacturers, farmers, retailers, and service providers – WCIT advocates for trade policies and investments that benefit Washington’s workers and employers. wcit.org

Washington Global Health Alliance

WGHA connects and informs Washington’s global health community, creating a culture of collaboration at home so that its members can have more impact in the world. WGHA brings members together through events and conversations designed to advance common goals, share best practices, and foster collaboration across organizations and disciplines. wghalliance.org

Washington Nonprofits

Washington Nonprofits is the state association for all nonprofits in Washington. It makes sure nonprofits have what they need to succeed through learning, advocacy, and collaboration. washingtonnonprofits.org

West African Vocational Schools

West African Vocational Schools’ mission is to create hope and opportunity in West African communities by working hand-in-hand with indigenous leaders to establish vocational training centers and economic development programs while sharing the Gospel message. wavschools.org

World Affairs Council

As a hub for all things international, the World Affairs Council creates programs and opportunities for local people to interact directly with leaders, educators, and professionals from around the world. world-affairs.org

World relief sEATTLE

World Relief Seattle envisions every local refugee and vulnerable immigrant welcomed by community, rooted in community, and empowered for community. The organization provides vital services for refugees to rebuild their lives in Washington state, including: Resettlement Services, Employment Services, ESL Classes, Resiliency and Economic Empowerment, Immigration Legal Services, Detention Center Ministry, and Next Generation programs for youth. worldreliefseattle.org

Yemen Relief and Reconstruction Foundation

The Yemen Relief and Reconstruction Foundation’s aims to increase awareness of the US public and policymakers vis-a-vis the humanitarian crises underway in Yemen, and support relief and reconstruction, while facilitating peace campaigns. yemenfoundation.org

YWCA Seattle|King|Snohomish

YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism and empower women. ywcaworks.org Back to Top