Philanthropy

The new fund will provide grants to area organizations that are assisting vulnerable populations in the Puget Sound area

The new fund will provide grants to area organizations that are assisting vulnerable populations in the Puget Sound area

On a recent sunny autumn morning, Amazon.com opened the doors of the high-security meeting center at its massive new downtown campus to 70 nonprofit organizations, which set up tables at the “Nonprofit Expo” to compete for the attention of the 1,000 or so Amazonians who showed up to explore volunteer opportunities.