Top Giving Foundations: WA

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The foundations listed below are from GrantDomain. They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation $4,280,463,865
The Seattle Foundation $75,578,476
The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation $42,890,595
M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust $40,607,621
The Marguerite Casey Foundation $26,688,486
The Norcliffe Foundation $20,868,537
Legal Foundation of Washington $15,065,517
The Wilburforce Foundation $11,209,421
The Starbucks Foundation $8,920,192
Greater Tacoma Community Foundation $8,076,080
Community Foundation for Southwest Washington $7,458,191
The Stewardship Foundation $6,655,231
Innovia Foundation $5,845,076
The Russell Family Foundation $5,702,404
The Bullitt Foundation $5,275,805
Samis Foundation $4,715,868
Yakima Valley Community Foundation $4,213,018
Whatcom Community Foundation $3,931,345
The Medina Foundation $3,813,720
National Bureau of Asian Research $3,698,537
PACCAR Foundation $3,251,428
Campion Foundation $3,052,714
Ben B. Cheney Foundation, Inc. $2,942,705
The Brainerd Foundation $2,795,753
ArtsFund $2,766,311
Group Health Community Foundation $2,533,194
The REI Foundation $2,460,000
Bainbridge Community Foundation $2,242,659
Community Foundation of North Central Washington $2,093,081
Grays Harbor Community Foundation $2,060,905
Kitsap Community Foundation $2,055,757
Blue Mountain Community Foundation $1,977,459
Discuren Charitable Foundation $1,696,254
Windermere Foundation $1,685,826
San Juan Island Community Foundation $1,659,042
Orcas Island Community Foundation $1,430,475
Laird Norton Foundation $1,321,931
Northwest Children's Fund $1,275,325
Community Foundation of Snohomish County $1,269,158
Pride Foundation $1,243,596