What We Fund

Project must meet the following three criteria to apply:

  1. Projects must take place within Seattle City Limits or have a direct impact on Seattle’s waste stream.
  2. Projects must focus on waste prevention.
  3. Projects must also do one or more of the following:
    • Be innovative: test or expand on new approaches or technologies, such as developing apps or bringing repair workshops to Seattle
    • Engage one or more of the following communities: communities of color, immigrants, refugees, low-income, people with disabilities, seniors, young adults, youth, children, and/or small businesses
    • Help communities in need: such as increasing affordability by providing free or low-cost resources or job training to homeless or low-income communities

Other funding opportunities