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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: $900,700

Thanks to you, we just distributed $450,300 in grants to 34 agencies that share your unwavering commitment to end the cycle of child abuse and neglect in our community. This brings our total 2017 grant funding to $900,700. It’s one of our highest annual totals to date, and it supports some incredible organizations that heal and protect our most vulnerable children and families.

Click here to learn more about the life-changing work of our spring partner agencies.


NW Children’s Fund is Hiring!

We are seeking a highly organized, flexible and energetic individual with excellent people skills to provide primary office support for the NWCF staff and board. The Development Assistant is involved in most operational aspects of the organization including duties related to gift entry and database management, special events coordination and publications. NWCF also relies on this team member to serve as its receptionist and office manager.

To see the full job description, click here.


Enjoy Resources from NWCF’s Community Event on Immigration Policy and Childhood Adversity

NW Children’s Fund hosted a rich community conversation about immigration policy and childhood adversity on May 22. Jorge Baron, Executive Director of Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, and Mike McNeil, pediatrician and resident physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and UW Medicine, teamed up to discuss the impact of the immigration climate on children and families in our community.

Enjoy the slides and video from this discussion.


Ready, Set, Swing! Join Us at the NWCF Golf Classic

Pgolferlease join us as we tee off another year of making hope work at the 2017 NW Children’s Fund Golf Classic on Friday, September 15 at The Golf Club at Redmond Ridge. This great day on the links includes cool drinks, fun prizes, raffle drawings and our post-event happy hour and awards presentation. Best of all, we’ll be raising much-needed funds to help our community’s most fragile children and families.

Sponsorship opportunities now available! 
Click here to learn more.


Join Us on May 22 for “Immigration Policy & Childhood Adversity”

immigrationNW Children’s Fund is privileged to offer a free educational outreach event on Monday, May 22, at the downtown Seattle offices of Foster Pepper. Jorge Baron, Executive Director of Northwest Immigrants’ Rights Project and Mike McNeil, pediatrician and resident physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and UW Medicine, are teaming up to discuss the direct impact of the immigration climate on children and families in our community. Space is limited and RSVPs are required.

To learn more click here.


Go BIG for local kids!

heroboy1Be a hero for local kids – GiveBIG today! Your gift to NWCF will help build a brighter future for our community’s most vulnerable children and families. With your donations, we will make researched, strategic investments that address the issues of child abuse and neglect head on, securing powerful outcomes and healthy futures for at-risk children, and our community as a whole. Thank you!

Click here to GiveBIG for local kids


You are our SPARK – Thank You!

mspark3At Spark!, NW Children’s Fund’s Gala on April 29, 500 guests came together to light the way to a brighter future for vulnerable children, fragile families and, indeed, for our whole community. Our speakers ignited a wave of generosity in the room – and our guests were heroic in their investments in ending the cycle of child abuse and neglect, and building resilient children and families. Sparks were flying that evening!

Click here to learn more.


Preview Our Gala Auction Catalog!

sparkstdimageIf you’re attending the NWCF Gala on Saturday, April 29, or if you have someone who can bid by proxy for you, take a sneak peek at our online auction catalog! There are some amazing, one-of-a-kind items just waiting for your bids – an ultimate Tesla experience, a Vashon farm-to-table overnight adventure, and the be-your-own-brewer experience at Beardslee Public House, to name a few. Visit the catalog, and BE THE SPARK!

Check out the online catalog here.


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