Established in 1982, The Market Foundation has granted more than $40 million to provide housing, healthcare, healthy food, childcare and a community of support to our downtown and Market neighbors. Over the past 40 years, The Market Foundation has contributed to a neighborhood model that allows a diverse community to live and thrive here at Pike Place Market.
40 years of Market Foundation History
From the very beginning, we have been guided by our model for a healthy neighborhood and a commitment to collaboration with our partners. Read our story decade by decade, across 40 incredible years of community.Learn More
For 40 years, the Pike Place Market Foundation has supported a downtown community of residents and workers, and the underlying network of social services designed to support them.Learn More
The Pike Place Market Foundation was founded in 1982 with the original mission to “preserve and enhance the traditions and diversity of the Pike Place Market community.”Learn More
In collaboration with our partners, we have helped to retain affordable housing in and around the district – supporting the construction and rehabilitation of units in many residential buildings in the Market.Learn More