Our approaches

Our approaches


As we build relationships with communities and develop our grantmaking, we are reflecting on the insights and guidance shared by leaders across Washington about what it means to be a respectful philanthropic partner.

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Building relationships with communities

We know that building a statewide foundation that is both reflective of and responsive to communities will only happen through deep, sustained relationships.

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Information, learning, and evaluation

We ground our learning in community wisdom, and are dedicated to sharing what we learn from our successes and setbacks.

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