Support SIFF

Invest in SIFF by making a charitable donation.


As a nonprofit arts organization, SIFF relies on you to bring excellent cinema experiences and eclectic programming 365 days a year. Your donation directly impacts our day-to-day operations, supporting SIFF's core programs: SIFF Education, SIFF Cinema, and the Seattle International Film Festival.

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On May 6, 2020, 501 Commons and Encore Media Group present GiveBIG, a one-day online giving campaign. Your support of SIFF and other Washington nonprofits through GiveBIG cultivates a state-wide network of giving and support of organizations that enrich our community.

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Do you have a vehicle on its last leg? SIFF partners with CARS (Charitable Adult Rides & Services), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, to accept vehicle donations.

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Black Friday. Cyber Monday. GivingTuesday: a worldwide day of giving after we've all saved loads of coins during the season of sales.

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Many companies match contributions to nonprofit organizations; find out if your employer offers one of these programs.

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It's more than just a party. When you attend a SIFF event, you're showing your support and, depending on the event, your ticket purchase may be eligible for a partial tax-deduction.

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Contributions of stock provide valuable support to SIFF and can also provide you with significant tax benefits. To make a contribution of stock, contact Tim Wagner at Edward Jones (206.285.0072) or Brendan Davis at SIFF (206.315.0667 or to inform them of your gift.

Stock share instructions via DTC
DTC Number: 0057
Further Credit to: SIFF
Further Credit Account: 968-07623-1-8If the stock is in the form of a certificate in the donor's name, ownership of the appropriate number of shares must be transferred to SIFF and a new certificate must be issued with the following information:

  • Name of security, number of shares, and the name of your broker or bank (if applicable)
  • Your name, address, and telephone number
  • The purpose of your gift (ex: Annual Fund, SIFF Education, General Support, etc).

Send pertinent information to:
Attn: SIFF Philanthropy
SIFF Film Center
305 Harrison St. 
Seattle, WA 98109

Acknowledgement of your stock donation will be made within approximately one week of receipt.

SIFF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts organization; Federal Tax ID# 91-1489660. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Want more information on supporting SIFF?

Contact our support team.

Email: | Phone: 206.464.5830

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