Charitable Giving

Every quarter, a committee of PayNorthwest employees selects a group of 501(c)3 organizations working in the areas we serve to receive grants of financial support.

Matching Charitable Gifts to Organizations Fighting for Racial Equality

PayNorthwest stands firmly with the Black community in saying Black Lives Matter and that we must do better. This is not a trend, but a movement, and the fight against systemic racism and injustice is not over! As an organization and as employees, we believe that charitable giving to organizations that support the well-being of … Continue

The Difference Makers: Concrete Steps Toward More Equitable Workplaces

PayNorthwest could not be prouder to highlight Byrd Barr Place as one of our Difference Makers. One of Washington’s oldest community organizations, Byrd Barr works to build a more equitable future for all Washingtonians through services and advocacy that enable people to live healthier, more prosperous lives.

Statewide Day of Action – Friday June 12, 2020

In observance of a call by Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County for a statewide day of action in support of all Black lives, PayNorthwest will be closing its offices at noon on Friday, June 12th. The closure of our office is to provide paid time to all employees, who so desire, to listen, learn, reflect or speak out on the matter of racism and Black lives in America.

Long Overdue

 – Mike Anderson, Founder & CEO Long overdue, in so many ways, but as Founder and CEO of PayNorthwest, I want to acknowledge the tragic, awful, unjust murder of George Floyd, as well as the countless, but not nameless, other victims of excessive force by police and other anti-Black violence committed here in America, such … Continue

Proud to Underwrite KEXP

PayNorthwest is delighted to partner with KEXP 90.3 FM and underwrite their programming. A fixture in Seattle’s music community, KEXP is an independent public broadcaster that has operated in Seattle since 1972.

PayNorthwest Supports Seattle Foundation’s COVID-19 Response Fund

Seattle Foundation, a not-for-profit organization whose mission is “to ignite powerful, rewarding philanthropy to make Greater Seattle a stronger, more vibrant community for all,” established a COVID-19 Response Fund that is deploying resources to community organizations that support local workers and families affected by the COVID-19 crisis.