Community Impact

making a difference in our community

As an independent news media company, The Seattle Times investigates issues that matter to our community. Our stories dig deep, and have a direct impact on our local community.

NEWS THAT CREATES CHANGE

The Seattle Times’s unflinching reporting shines a light on the corners of local life that need examining, addresses problems and creates change.

COMMUNITY INITIATIVES

Our long-term commitment to service to our community is also reflected in our public service initiatives.

COMMITMENT TO EDUCATION

Newspapers in Education promotes learning and literacy by providing community-sponsored newspapers and curriculum guides to students and teachers in the Puget Sound area and beyond.

The Greater good Campaign is a public service effort to preserve funding for higher education in Washington.

Education Lab explores promising practices to the most persistent challenges in our education system.

FUNDRAISING

The Fund For The Needy has raised more than $16.3 million, 100 percent of which goes directly to local agencies that address critical needs in our community.

SPONSORSHIPS

Seattle Home Show ticket

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