Seattle Parks Foundation

Seattle Parks Foundation

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

Shava Lawson
Director of Fiscal Services

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2000
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2001
Number of sponsored projects: 84

Fiscal sponsorship fee:

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: for public, in public places
  • 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, grant reporting, fundraising (additional fees for service apply)

Organization description:
Seattle Parks Foundation equips community leaders and volunteers with the administrative, financial, communications, and advocacy services they need to transform our neighborhoods and make Seattle a safer, more beautiful, and more welcoming place for all of us.