Seattle Youth Charities
The Crescent Moon Foundation, founded by Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing support for educational pursuits that will benefit children most in need who have displayed a commitment to their community, as well as other charitable causes.
Ten scholarships are awarded annually to students who demonstrate a commitment to their community, excel in leadership and academics, and who are in need. more . . .
For more than 100 years, Seattle Children's Hospital has specialized in meeting the unique physical, emotional and developmental needs of children from infancy through young adulthood.
Through the collaboration of physicians in nearly 60 pediatric subspecialties, we provide inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, surgical, rehabilitative, behavioral, emergency and outreach services – regardless of a family's ability to pay. more . . .
Giving Foster Kids a Childhood and a Future
We envision – and strive to create – a world where every child that has experienced foster care has the opportunities and support they need to pursue their dreams and become productive members of our community. more . . .
We all want to make a difference in the world, even in some small way. The story of Friends of Youth is clear proof that ordinary people can come together to create something extraordinary–transforming dreams into reality. more . . .
The mission of The Moyer Foundation is to provide comfort, hope and healing to children and families affected by grief and addiction. Our innovative resources and programs address the critical needs of children experiencing powerful, overwhelming and often confusing emotions associated with the death of someone close to them or substance abuse in their family. No child should have to face these struggles alone, and our unique programs bring kids together to ease their pain and provide the tools to help restore hope. more . . .
Everyone knows the Y as a place to camp, swim, or exercise, but we're so much more. We're working side-by-side with our neighbors to address critical community needs that help kids develop into smart, resilient adults, for people to improve their health and build a sense of community, and for our most vulnerable young people to get the care and support they need. more . . .
Art with Heart is a nonprofit based in Seattle, WA, dedicated to supporting the emotional well-being of children adversely affected by hardship, using creativity to lead to inspired possibilities. Since 2002, we have created healing, therapeutic books that bring together the best in therapy with the best in illustration to help children and teens facing distress and hardship. We offer trainings and programs to help children locally as well. more . . .
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. more . . .
Junior Achievement is the recognized leader in "empowering young people to own their economic success through volunteer-led, experiential learning. We are dedicated to providing a positive, enriching learning experience free of bias. Junior Achievement welcomes K-12 students, volunteers and potential staff regardless of race, religion, age, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other legally protected characteristic. more . . .
Kiwanis Club of Seattle is a part of Kiwanis International, a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. The Seattle Kiwanis Memorial Fund is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. The club uses contributions to support disadvantaged youth. 100% of all proceeds go to charities. more . . .
The Safe Crossings Foundation mission is to be a leader in funding services that help grieving children heal. Our vision is that all grieving children receive the emotional support they need.
Safe Crossings Foundation helps heal the hearts of grieving children who have lost a parent or sibling. By researching and funding leading-edge grief recovery programs in Seattle and the Puget Sound region, we help kids safely navigate loss, rediscover their joy, and emerge as emotionally healthy and resilient members of their families and communities. more . . .