Building the Beloved Community Gala 2021 Results

This year’s virtual Building the Beloved Community Gala was a rousing success! Together we raised over $425,000! Mil gracias to all our sponsors, volunteers, and auction bidders. We could not do this without your love and support. We look forward to celebrating our 50th Anniversary with you next year! 

2021 Sponsors:

Amazon, Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, Seattle Credit Union, US Bank, Washington Education Association, Premera Blue Cross, Arcora Foundation, Group Health Foundation, JP Morgan Chase, UPS, Puget Sound Energy, Kaiser Permanente, IBEW Local 46, Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena, BECU, Walsh Construction, Union Bank, Third Place Design Co-op, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Coca Cola, Port of Seattle, Heritage Bank, KeyBank, Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters, MacDonald-Miller Facility Solutions, Enterprise, Seattle Public Utilities, Catholic Community Services of Western Washington, Fred Hutch, Perkins Coie, The Nature Conservancy, United Way of King County, Starbucks Coffee Hora del Café, Forterra, Clifton Larson Allan LLP, Goodwill, HomeStreet Bank, University of Washington Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity, Molina Healthcare of Washington, Slalom Consulting, SMR Architects, KUNS Univision Seattle, SEIU Healthcare 1199 Northwest, Seattle Children’s, Kantor Taylor, Sprague Israel Giles Inc., Sound Transit – Office of Civil Rights, Equity, and Inclusion; Beacon Development Group, Ben Bridge Jeweler, Alaska Airlines

2021 Event Speakers & Performers:

Fred Northup, Jr. | Leticia Lucero | Estela Ortega | Olisa “Spyc-E” Enrico | SuperSones | Garvaundo Hamilton

2021 Virtual Party Hosts:

Aguirre & Associates | Equity Matters | KING 5 | Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle | University of Washington EarthLab | Seattle Seahawks | OneAmerica | ACLU of Washington | Seattle World School | People for Patty Murray

2021 Legacy Award Winners:

Dr. Estell Williams & Edwin Lindo

2021 Scholarship Recipients:

Alejah Bousley | Brenda Vazquez | Brittney Ramirez Osorio | Bryan De La Rosa Morales | Jazmin Pairazamin | Jessica Martinez Vaca | Jimena Andrea Talamantes | Maria Estrada-Montes | Miranda E. Santos-De La Cruz | Victor Juarez

For more information, please contact Alissa Lederer at 206-957-4649 or