The George J. & Effie L. Seay Foundation was established in 1957 to support and promote education human services programs provided by qualifying charitable organizations in Virginia. The Seay Foundation makes grants primarily for programs and projects designed to provide specific services or training. Requests for general operating grants will not be considered. Grants from the Seay Foundation are one year in duration. The deadline is Nov. 1.
The Catherine Holmes Wilkins Charitable Foundation was created in trust to provide charitable grants to qualified social service agencies in the Puget Sound region. Organizations must operate within or significantly affect the residents of the Greater Seattle region: Tacoma to Everett, Seattle, and the Eastside. The Humanitarian Services Grants go for programs providing immediate support to those in need with a particular emphasis on services for abused women and children. Average grant size ranges from $3,000 to $10,000. Most grants are $5,000. Requests to assist with debt retirement or to correct an operating deficit will not be considered. The deadline is Oct. 9.