Seattle Arts and Lectures

Seattle Arts & Lectures champions the literary arts by engaging and inspiring readers and writers of all generations in the greater Puget Sound region. SAL's public programs include the Literary Arts series, the Poetry series, Women You Need to Know (WYNK), Hinge, and SAL Presents. Writers in the School (WITS) matches accomplished creative writers with local K-12 public schools and hospitals for yearlong residences. Students discover their authentic voices, build community, and develop writing skills that will support them throughout their lives.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|89.98 Score


(3/4)|86.41 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|96 Score



Headquarter Address

340 Fifteeth Avenue E
Suite 301
Seattle, WA 98112