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We do it to create a smashing impact. And we want you to be a part of that. Want to help us do more? Unite for our community! Learn, connect, and take action to help our neighbors thrive—all while having fun. Can't wait to see you at the next event!

Volunteer and Learn: MLK Day of Service Grant Review

El Centro de la Raza: Centilia Cultural Center 1660 S Roberto Maestas Festival St, Seattle, WA, United States

Volunteer and Learn is an opportunity for a more in-depth volunteer experience. Participants learn from experts on the issue, then roll […]

Wrap Gifts and Spread Joy (part one)

Wellspring Family Services 1900 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States

Join us on December 9th for a monthly volunteer opportunity to support Wellspring Family Services. Wellspring Family Services exists to to end family […]

Wrap Gifts and Spread Joy (part two)

Wellspring Family Services 1900 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States

Join us on December 15 for a monthly volunteer opportunity to support Wellspring Family Services. Wellspring Family Services exists to to end family homelessness […]

MLK Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s revolutionary message stretches far beyond his lifetime, beyond streets and counties named for him, and […]

Signature Events


Annual Community BBQ

This family-friendly celebration in partnership with Doug Baldwin Jr. features local fare and a chance to foster meaningful relationships that serve to strengthen our community.

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Eat, Drink & Be Generous

Experience food and drinks from Seattle’s sought-after chefs while raising critical dollars for our neighbors in need.

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More Events


Advancing Racial Equity | This popular United Way series creates an opportunity for the community to listen to and learn from leaders from communities of color and experts across the nation.


Celebrating Dr. King’s Legacy | Get involved with the community to learn, engage and take action in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on MLK Jr. Day and beyond.


Conversations for Change | Get inspired at exclusive, quarterly discussions from United Way experts on community issues and how you can help make a difference.


Happy Hours & Hellos Series | Network with fellow professionals over brews and bites as you learn about the work United is doing and how you can get involved.


Speaker Series | Designed for young professionals, this series facilitates intimate, face-to-face conversations about careers, passions, and more with community leaders.


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