The Nancy Bell Evans Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy conducts and supports theoretical and applied research of local, national, and international importance to nonprofit and philanthropic scholars, policy-makers, and practitioners. Our efforts focus primarily on research that examines the changing service and policy roles of nonprofit and philanthropic institutions.

  • Reports & Publications produced by faculty, staff and students affiliated with the Nancy Bell Evans Center are a rich source of information on current topics and trends in nonprofits and philanthropy.
  • Nonprofits in Washington is a series of annual reports on the scope and character of nonprofit organizations in the State of Washington.
  • Projects managed by the Center include ongoing research activities relating to the nonprofit sector.

Find out more about education opportunities and other resources related to nonprofits and philanthropy by contacting us at 206.221.4629 or