Press Room

Philanthropy Northwest staff experts are available to speak to reporters for coverage related to our programs, philanthropy trends, impact investing, grantmaking and corporate giving in our six-state region: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming.

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Philanthropy Northwest names new CEO
Northwest Asian Weekly
August 7, 2017

United Hospital Fund and Philanthropy Northwest Name New Chiefs
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
May 5, 2017

People in the News
Philanthropy News Digest
April 30, 2017

Grantmaking Up In Pacific Northwest
The NonProfit Times
April 12, 2017

Grant Makers Blanket Capitol Hill Amid Deep Worries Over Taxes and Spending Cuts
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
March 22, 2017

Oxfam world wealth report a reminder of Seattle's wild income inequality
The Seattle Times
January 19, 2017

Nonprofits prep for Trump administration
Real Change
December 21, 2016

Nordhoff, Nancy Skinner (b. 1932) Essay
November 12, 2016

A Fellowship Program Creates Paths to Boosting Diversity at Foundations
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
August 24, 2016

Impact Investing 101
GIA Reader
July 2016

Seattle Group's Fellowship Boosts Diversity in Philanthropy
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
June 10, 2016

Seattle Organization Aims to Bring More People of Color Into Philanthropy
The Seattle Times
June 9, 2016

New Fellowships Take on Lack of Diversity in Environmentalism and Philanthropy
Inside Philanthropy
May 20, 2016

GIA Podcast: Audrey Haberman and Sindhu Knotz on Creating the Momentum Fellowship
Grantmakers in the Arts
April 15, 2016

Grist 50: Marcelo Bonta, Philanthropy Northwest Momentum Fellow
Grist Magazine
January 20, 2016

At-risk tax incentives are important to Oregon charities, nonprofits
The Oregonian
December 10, 2015

The bigger bang theory: Where charitable donations can make the most community impact
City Living Seattle
December 9, 2015

Momentum Fellows Arrive at Marguerite Casey Foundation
Marguerite Casey Foundation
September 2015

Our Very Own Eduardo Moreno is a Momentum Fellow
Northwest Health Foundation
July 2, 2015

A CEO Tries His Hand at Theater
Seattle Business Magazine
June 2015

Catalyzing Impact Investing in Idaho
Intermountain Impact Investments Blog
June 19, 2015

Giving increases in Washington; falls in other Northwest States
Puget Sound Business Journal
May 22, 2015

Some companies turn to employees, customers to help define their corporate giving strategy
Puget Sound Business Journal
May 22, 2015

Queen Anne apartments – at half the cost
The Seattle Times
May 21, 2015

Sheridan Hosts Several Top Grantmakers
The Sheridan Press
April 29, 2015

Support arts that enrich our lives
The Seattle Times
April 23, 2015

Alaska Grantmaking: Contributions by the community
Alaska Business Monthly
April 1, 2015

Washington Weighs an Innovative Way to Expand Home Visiting and Help Families
Thrive Washington
March 25, 2015

State’s Home Visiting Partnership Receives Federally Funded Support to Explore Pay for Success Model
Thrive Washington
March 12, 2015

Philanthropy Group Says Foundations Plan To Boost Grantmaking As Assets Recover
Feb. 17, 2015