Funding Climate Action: A Grassroots Philanthropy Workshop

While there is growing recognition that immediate and significant action is needed respond to climate change, only 2 percent of global philanthropy dollars fund climate change projects. Further, most of this money comes from large foundations and goes to large scale climate mitigation projects that focus on reducing overall greenhouse gas emissions. These projects are […]
Oct 2, 2019

Ikigai: Purpose, Passion & Social Impact

Have a passion to make a difference? Discover ways you can make an impact in your community at work and outside of work. ProDev Seattle in partnership with YP Impact, YPOS, United Way of King County, Gvg17, Net Impact Seattle and Global Family Travels brings you Ikigai: Purpose, Passion and Social impact. Ikigai is a […]
Sep 29, 2019

Glamour of the Golden Age

The Glamour of the Golden Age presented by Murano Live Event Series! Escape to the roaring 1920s in one of Seattle’s swankiest secret venues, The Ruins. Break free from the norm, slip into your glitziest outfit and help celebrate the Glamour of the Golden Age with short film screenings from NW Film Forum. Afterward, dust […]
Sep 23, 2019

Trivia Night

It is the time of year where we are blessed with football, baseball, basketball, and soccer in Seattle! Join YP Impact for a sports-themed trivia night Wednesday, September 25th at Añejo Restaurant and Tequila Bar. Admission is just $5 and will benefit WestSide Baby. See you there!
Sep 20, 2019

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit Workshop

Washington Nonprofits is hosting a nonprofit workshop in Seattle, presented by Nancy Bacon, Associate Director of Washington Nonprofits, and Lee Harper, Executive Director of Phinney Neighborhood Association. It is an opportunity to learn about the best practices for strengthening your organization in order to better achieve your mission, as well as to network with local […]
Sep 10, 2019

Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective Lunch & Learn

Lunch and Learn: Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective  August 21, 2019  12 pm – 1:30 pm   The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month […]
Aug 12, 2019

Babies of Homelessness Providing Free Transportation for Low-Income Families Attending Back2School Event August 17 from 10 AM – 3 PM

Babies of Homelessness, an emergency crisis response team serving families experiencing homelessness in King and Snohomish counties, is sponsoring its third annual Back2School event August 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to benefit low-income families in our community. Back2School will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 16500 […]
Jun 28, 2019

Education in Prisons Lunch and Learn

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is Education in Prisons. We will discuss the different programs that are available in both men and women prisons. Included with that the accessibility of these programs for prisoners. Is there […]
Jun 7, 2019

YP Impact Happy Hour & Trivia Night

YP Impact is hosting another Happy Hour & Trivia Night! And this time we are raising money for our featured nonprofit of the quarter, Friends of Youth! Grab a drink or two and test your knowledge of 90’s and millennium trivia. Kells Irish Pub is hosting a happy hour just for YP Impact and our partners beginning at 6pm in […]
Jun 9, 2019

SROs in Schools Lunch and Learn

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is SROs in Schools. We will be discussing with School Resource Officers the impact they have on students, especially students of color. We will also touch on if the role of […]
May 1, 2019

The Journey Back to Graduate: Documentary Screening & Discussion

Young people drop out of high school for many reasons and if they decide to return to school to get their GED, the journey back is not always an easy one. Join YP Impact  at the Ballard Library for a screening of the award-winning documentary Night School.  Daniel Benner, Education and Employment Program Coordinator for the Eastside Reengagement Center at Friends […]
Apr 3, 2019

Wear it Wise: Mending 101

Have you been holding onto your most-beloved jeans, despite an unfortunate rip? What about that vintage shirt you’ve been meaning to tailor? You’re in luck. Join us on April 9 from 7pm to 9pm to learn some tips and tricks on extending the life of your favorite pieces. Net Impact Seattle Professional Chapter is hosting […]

Spotlight on Poverty

Come one, come all. Join YP Impact, community leaders, local organizations fighting poverty, and the general public for a discussion on poverty and what we can do help alleviate it. Michelle McDaniel, Chief Development Officer & VP of National Programs at FareStart will begin the event by discussing poverty in Seattle and how FareStart is […]
Jan 29, 2019

SLEE! Dinner 2018

This year, SLEE! will center agroecology, a set of agricultural principles and a process for social and ecological transformation. Amidst the current political context of deportation raids on workers at the backbone of our food system, we will uplift a liberatory vision that connects food justice and immigrant justice. Join us to celebrate farmworkers who […]
Aug 8, 2018

TAF Uncorked

An evening out with friends. A special yet purposeful date night with your significant other. A wind down to your work week. But, better yet, a chance to make a difference in the lives of traditionally underserved students by supporting high-quality, equitable public STEM education. Join Technology Access Foundation (TAF) at the TAF Uncorked wine-tasting […]
Aug 1, 2018

Ardor Creative Media (Film Non Profit) Fundraiser

Ardor Creative Media and the @Seattle Filmmakers Collective are holding a joint fundraiser on September 20th! Come on down and drink a beer for us! Reuben’s Brews Brews will be donating to us $1 for every beer you buy! This event is Kid Friendly “Kid-Friendly Taproom We are a family-run and family-friendly business, and we […]
Sep 4, 2018

Neighborhood House Caravale

Neighborhood House invites you to Caravale – an evening to explore different cultures and celebrate community. This year, we will experience the beauty, resilience and joy of Vietnam through art, music and cuisine. “Travel” with us to this intriguing, coastal country for a remarkable night of conversation, entertainment and inspiration. Award-winning chefs Tom Douglas and Matthew Dillon […]
Oct 3, 2017
The author and her husband show off their Seahawks pride. (Photo by Alex Stonehill)

The Seattle Globalist welcomes Anna Goren and Ruchika Tulshyan to the board

We're welcoming two new board members to the team and inviting applications from our community!
May 5, 2016
A common site in Seattle, where homelessness continues to rise, despite economic growth. (Photo from Flickr by Bari Bookout)

Op-Ed: A tale of two brothers fighting homelessness

For the director of Neighborhood House, finding solutions for the Seattle homelessness crisis is a family matter.
Mar 24, 2016

Immigrant food entrepreneurs get support from new nonprofit

Seattle-based MarketShare wants to boost the culinary scene by helping immigrant and refugee food entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.
Jun 8, 2015