• You inspire us!

    Inspiring Greatness is this Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the W Hotel in downtown Seattle! Click here for event details and to see a sample of the Live Auction items!

    Check out the video featuring Kenny and his mentor, Kenan, featured at last year's record-breaking event!

    For more information, please contact Mary Vegas or call 206-328-3535.

Why It Works

Learn More >>

  • Not your average mentoring program.

    • Friends of the Children is the only program that connects young children with salaried, professional mentors for 12 ½ years, and stays with them no matter what..

  • It works >>

    Supported by United Way of King County

    Results and Impacts

    Learn More >>

    Child and Family Impact

    Child and Family Impact

    Friends-Seattle provides a positive impact on children's self-esteem, relationships with family, and academic performance. It also prevents substance use, violence, and other risky behaviors.


    Community Impact

    Community Impact

    We work closely with each child's family members, their teachers, and their neighborhood resources to build a bridge of support that lasts a lifetime.

    Learn more >>

    Friends-Seattle Form 990

    Download PDF >>