A Resource for Nonprofits and a Partner for Philanthropy
501 Commons is the first stop for Washington nonprofits of all sizes and types that are seeking to build on their strengths and improve their effectiveness. Your donation will support hundreds of nonprofits providing vital services in communities across Washington State.
|Nonprofits turn to us for affordable technology and management consulting, leadership coaching, executive advising, action learning programs, and ongoing HR, tech support and financial services. They also access our Information and Referral Program and Statewide Nonprofit Resource Directory to find consultants, specialists, tools, and best practices.|
|Employing the social sector expertise of its staff of 45+, and an Executive Service Corps of more than 500 skilled volunteers, 501 Commons amplifies the capabilities of 500+ nonprofits annually. Many programs help nonprofits identify and implement organizational improvements so they can better execute their life-affirming missions.|
|Recognized for its effectiveness, 501 Commons has been honored with the Evergreen Award for outstanding leadership, selected as Seattle Business magazine's Nonprofit of the Year, and as a Featured Finalist for the America's Service Commissions (ASC) Innovation and Leadership Awards.|
501 Commons deploys 92% of each donation toward services that enable nonprofits to achieve greater levels of success. We work strategically and collaboratively with other capacity building organizations throughout Washington.
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Your Gift Makes a Difference
501 Commons’ lean and sustainable approach to serving nonprofits multiplies the power of your philanthropy and increases the impact of your gift. Help us enhance the quality of life for people, families, and communities throughout Washington. Your contribution will underwrite:
- Free Information and Referral Services
- The ZaptheGap campaign to eliminate the technology gap between for-profits and nonprofits
- The Executive Service Corps, delivering the expertise of over 500 volunteer professionals to nonprofits
- Springboard for the Arts, supporting the sustainability of a diverse arts sector
- Learning opportunities such as 501 Talks Tech and Nonprofit Essentials Training
- Access to consultants, specialists, and web-based resources in the Statewide Nonprofit Resource Directory
- Organizational capacity of 501 Commons to meet the needs of a growing Washington nonprofit sector
How to Give
There are many ways to make your tax-deductible contribution to support services that strengthen Washington nonprofits. We do not accept cash. Please choose from these options:
Scott A. Hayman | Director of Community Engagement and Business Development | Scott@501Commons.org | 206.682.6704 ext. 124
Thanks to our supporters, 501 Commons is able to provide free and low cost capacity building services, training, and referrals to nonprofits across the state of Washington.Meet Our Supporters
There are many tools and resources we need to make all the services provided by 501 Commons hum. Can you help us support our clients and volunteers by donating something off of our Wish List?See Our Wish List
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