Seattle Parks Foundation

Seattle Parks Foundation

105 S. Main St. Suite 235
Seattle, WA 98104
(206) 332-9900

Shava Lawson
Finance Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2001
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2001
Number of sponsored projects: 15

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
8% with additional fees for service if additional involvment is required.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission/values
  • Geographic: Seattle
  • Type of service
  • Other: Feasibility of project and ability to work productively with Friends group proposing the fiscal sponsorship.

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Social services
  • Transportation

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Office space
  • Other: Donor stewardship and acknowledgments, project management, technical support Fundraising (Additional Fees For Service Apply)

Organization description:
Seattle Parks Foundation advocates and raises funds for community-led public space projects in Seattle. We work with donors, civic and neighborhood groups, government agencies, and colleague institutions to support a shared vision of a city connected through great parks, trails, and natural areas.