Goodman Foundation Beneficiaries
American Lung Association
The American Lung Association's mission is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health. The American Lung Association is the oldest voluntary health organization in the US. Founded in 1904 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association today fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health.
The Goodman Foundation provided a general grant to benefit the Ballard Boys & Girls Club and their great efforts.
The Arthritis Foundation is the largest private, non-profit contributor to arthritis research in the world. Their research complements government and industry-based arthritis research by focusing on training new investigators and pursuing innovative strategies for preventing, controlling, and curing arthritis. The Arthritis Foundation has invested more than 380 million on research to support more than 2,200 scientists, physicians, and health professionals involved in cutting-edge arthritis research.
The Goodman Foundation provided the Arthritis Foundation with a general grant to benefit their support of arthritis research.
Ballard High School
The mission of Ballard High School is to create a nurturing community of learners, where rigorous engagement with knowledge and technology is balanced with respect for personal development, for our common humanity, and for the health of the planet. Ballard High School was established over 100 years ago in 1901. Through the years Ballard has grown into the first choice of students selecting a high school in the Seattle Public School District.
The Goodman Foundation provided Ballard High with a grant in support of The Brothers Four Benefit Concert.
Bishop Blanchet High School
Blanchet High School was established by the Archdiocese of Seattle to provide Catholic education for high school students. Blanchet's goals are to:
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County
The Boys and Girls Clubs of King County's mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens. With 12 full-service clubs, and 28 before- and after-school program sites, the organization is one of the largest of its kind in the nation, serving 18,000+ members annually.
The Goodman Foundation provided a general grant to help support the Ballard Boys & Girls Club.
Children's Hospital & Regional Medical Center, Seattle
Children's Hospital is the premier pediatric referral center for the Pacific Northwest and is recognized as one of the top children's hospitals in the nation. The caring staff and physicians at Children's believe that all children have unique needs and should grow up without illness or injury.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant in support of the Racing for Children's campaign at the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, where the proceeds went to directly benefit Children's cardiac intensive care unit.
The Goodman Foundation provided another grant in support of the Children's sponsorship event the Season of Light Auction featuring the Festival of Trees, in which all proceeds go to help provide coverage for uncompensated care.
Hole in the Wall Foundation
The Hole in the Wall Foundation and its Gang Camp, in collaboration with its associated camps in the United States and abroad, seeks to provide children with cancer and other serious illnesses and conditions a camping experience of the highest quality, while extending year-round support to their families and health care providers.
The Goodman Foundation provided the Hole in the Wall Foundation with a general grant in support of their great efforts.
Holy Family School
Holy Family Catholic School is a community whose mission is to develop students who will know their self-worth and learn to give and receive respect and love as they grow in enthusiasm for knowledge of many kinds.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant to benefit the Holy Family School's annual auction.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Northwest
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Northwest provides a focused effort on funding research to find a cure for diabetes and its complications. JDRF is the world's leading voluntary health agency funding diabetes research.
The Goodman Foundation provided a general grant to JDRF in support of their work.
Kirkland Concours d'Elegance
The Kirkland Concours d'Elegance is a spectacular charity event which hosts approximately 80 of the finest antique, vintage, classic, and exotic automobiles selected form throughout the US and Canada. In just its first three years, the event has raised nearly $400,000 for the benefit of both Evergreen Healthcare and Children's Hospital.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant to sponsor the annual Kirkland Concours d'Elegance event.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The Society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Since its founding in 1949, the Society has invested more than $483 million for research specifically targeting blood cancers.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant in support of the Big Climb for Leukemia event, which proceeds go to research and patient aid programs.
The Goodman Foundation provided another grant in general support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's good work.
MBA Challenge for Charity
A cornerstone of the University of Washington MBA student experience, Challenge for Charity (C4C) demonstrates students' commitment to civic consciousness. Challenge for Charity's mission is to support Special Olympics and other local family-related charities and to develop business leaders with a lifelong commitment to community involvement and social responsibility. These goals are accomplished through volunteerism and fundraising and are fostered through collegial interaction among participating business schools.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant in support of the MBA Challenge for Charity which goes to benefit the Special Olympics of Washington as well as the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County.
Northwest Children's Fund
Northwest Children's Fund is a public foundation that funds human service agencies devoted to ending the cycle of child abuse and neglect. NWCF supports agencies that focus on prevention and early intervention programs - those that attempt to break the cycle of child abuse and neglect and address the growing problems of poverty, homelessness, teen pregnancy and illiteracy.
The Goodman Foundation provided a general grant to support the work of the Northwest Children's Fund.
Northwest Kidney Centers
Our Lady of Fatima Parish School is a parochial elementary school established to support the mission of Our Lady of Fatima Parish and the Catholic Church Universal.
TThe Goodman Foundation provided a general grant to support the Our Lady of Fatima Parish School.
Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
A Northwest leader in protecting animals since 1967, the Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) shelters homeless animals, rehabilitates injured and orphaned wildlife, and empowers people to demonstrate compassion and respect for animals in their daily lives. PAWS advocates for animals through education, legislation and direct care.
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant to sponsor the event Wild Night: A Gala Celebration for PAWS.
Seattle Art Museum
The Goodman Foundation provided a grant to the Seattle Art Museum's Transformation of SAM Capital Campaign, designed to help the museum become a legacy for the community and future generations.
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