ArtsWest produces artistic events so fiercely compelling that they require conversation, improve the imagination, and promote cultural vibrancy as a core value for the communities of Seattle. ArtsWest is a community based organization whose purpose is to enhance, encourage and develop the arts in West Seattle and the surrounding communities. Funding from the Satterberg Foundation will support ArtsWest's operations budget, supporting their efforts to reach a broader, more diverse audience with information about our education and gallery programs.
Northwest Natural Resource Group: $25,000
The Northwest Natural Resources Group (NNRG) is a non-profit conservation organization that promotes innovative forest management strategies that improve the health of forest and freshwater ecosystems while increasing economic development in rural communities. NNRG exists because healthy working forests are essential to our world. Our mission is to use the marketplace to restore forests and local economies. Funding from the Satterberg Foundation will support the Forest Certification project. This project will conduct forest restoration, certification, and market development to enable economic and environmental results for landowners.
Seattle Aquarium Society: $35,000
The Greater Seattle Aquarium Society is a non profit corporation, organized under the laws of the State of Washington. The primary purposes of the society are to promote interest in the aquarium hobby, and to provide a forum for the exchange of information among aquarium hobbyists. Support from the Satterberg Foundation will promote conservation in the Puget Sound.