Category: Partners & Sponsors

Dec
4

2018
‘Tis the Season of Charitable Giving

‘Tis the Season of Charitable Giving

The Bennett Foundation

The holidays are all about giving and if you want to get into the spirit this season, make charitable giving a part of your holiday traditions! A charitable donation isn’t the kind of holiday gift that will end up on a shelf or in a closet in a few months […] Read More

Jun
1

2018
iamtheCODE and The Bennett Foundation

iamtheCODE and The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett Foundation

iamtheCODE is the first African-led global movement to mobilize government, private sector, and investors to advance STEAMED (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, Entrepreneurship, and Design) Education. By 2030, the iamtheCODE movement will ensure that 1 Million women and girls have equal access to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, […] Read More

May
11

2018
The Wing Luke Dinner & Auction

The Wing Luke Dinner & Auction

The Bennett Foundation

The leadership of the The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience feels as though they have a responsibility and roll in establishing a permanent Asian-American story as a part of the overall American fabric. Their goal is to benefit the community through creating an immersive experience of […] Read More

Dec
15

2017
The Bennett Foundation Teams Up with Nube9 for Mana Monstera Clothing Line

The Bennett Foundation Teams Up with Nube9 for Mana Monstera Clothing Line

The Bennett Foundation

A few months ago, The Bennett Foundation began working with sustainable sportswear brand Nube9 to design a print that would reflect our partnership. Together we created a modern, Hawaiian-print t-shirt which we called the Mana Monstera. It was from this tee that the first line in the Nube9 x Bennett […] Read More

Nov
22

2017
Michael Bennett Works with Teens at King County Youth Detention Facility

Michael Bennett Works with Teens at King County Youth Detention Facility

The Bennett Foundation

This feature from ESPN follows Michael Bennett and The Bennett Foundation’s work launching a gardening program and working with the young people at King County Youth Detention Facility. Read More

Oct
13

2017
Hurricane Victims Receive Essential Relief Items from The Bennett Foundation

Hurricane Victims Receive Essential Relief Items from The Bennett Foundation

The Bennett Foundation

In mid-September, The Bennett Foundation began distributing relief items to families who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. After the deliveries earlier that month, supplies were stored at Holub Middle School and Taylor High School. Volunteers organized the items and handed out lists of the inventory to each family being served. […] Read More

Oct
9

2017
Aloha 4 Houston Benefit Supports Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Aloha 4 Houston Benefit Supports Victims of Hurricane Harvey

The Bennett Foundation

Aloha 4 Houston, a benefit for the victims of Hurricane Harvey sponsored by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, took place on Saturday, October 7 at Gordon Biersch at the Aloha Tower Marketplace in Honolulu, Hawaii. It was a great night of friends, food, and live music, with performances from Cherry Blossom Cabaret’s Luna […] Read More

Sep
22

2017
The Bennett Foundation Delivers Supplies to Houston Hurricane Victims

The Bennett Foundation Delivers Supplies to Houston Hurricane Victims

The Bennett Foundation

On Wednesday, September 13th, delivery trucks arrived at Taylor High School, in Houston, Texas, loaded with critical relief items for families impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Located in the Houston suburbs, it was the first of two schools that The Bennett Foundation made deliveries to this past week—the same school that […] Read More

Sep
1

2017
Donations to The Bennett Foundation for Hurricane Harvey Victims Reach $105K

Donations to The Bennett Foundation for Hurricane Harvey Victims Reach $105K

The Bennett Foundation

Friends, fans, and partners have shown an amazing amount of support to help raise funds for Houston. As of this morning, The Bennett Foundation has received $105,000, which will be used to aid the victims of Hurricane Harvey. On Thursday, Michael Bennett pledged $25,000 to the cause, and the Seattle […] Read More

Aug
25

2017
Dinner With Michael Bennett Supports The Wing Luke Museum

Dinner With Michael Bennett Supports The Wing Luke Museum

The Bennett Foundation

The Wing Luke Museum is a Seattle landmark showcasing the rich history, culture and art of Asian Pacific Americans. It’s namesake, Wing Luke, became the first Asian American and person of color on the Seattle City Council in 1962. Each year, the Wing Luke Museum holds a gala and auction, […] Read More