Seattle Seahawks Social Justice
Seahawks Social Justice
The Seahawks continue their commitment to fight for racial equity and justice within our workplace and our community. We will address inequities in the Black community, tackle systemic racism, remove barriers, and provide access and opportunities for all people of color in the communities we serve.
Happy Juneteenth: A Year To Remember For Change
Jun 19, 2023
Looking back on a year Seahawks' efforts to push forward change for African Americans in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.
Bobby Wagner Surprises Students On Seahawks & Microsoft HBCU Tour With WHOLE Mentoring
Apr 13, 2023
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner joined Seattle-area students as a surprise guest on the HBCU tour organized by the Seahawks and WHOLE Mentoring.
Seahawks & WHOLE Mentoring Partner With Microsoft To Launch First-Ever HBCU Tour For Seattle Youth
Apr 11, 2023
The Seahawks partnered with Microsoft to take more than a dozen Pacific-Northwest youth from the WHOLE Mentoring Program on a tour of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
Celebrating Ernie Davis, The First Black Heisman Winner, As Part Of Black History Month
Feb 27, 2023
As we celebrate Black History Month, we honor those in the past and present that have made a mark on the NFL. Seahawks legend Mack Strong shares the story of how Ernie Davis became the first Black Heisman winner.
Seahawks Pilgrimage To The South: A Visual Walk Through American History
Feb 23, 2023
In partnership with Sankofa Impact and Choose 180, the Seahawks release Pilgrimage To The South, a documentary for Black History Month.
Seahawks Present "Pilgrimage to the South"
Feb 23, 2023
Seahawks Legends and staff, alongside Choose 180 staff, embarked on a weeklong trip to the south for a Black History learning tour confronting our country's history of racism. Led by Sankofa Impact, the group visited numerous southern cities to meet with Civil Rights foot soldiers and activists working in their community.
Seahawks Pilgrimage To The South With Sankofa Impact & Choose180
Dec 15, 2022
A journal of seven days through the South – a self-reflecting pilgrimage through Black history.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Embark On Pilgrimage To The South
Dec 15, 2022
Seahawks Legends, staff, and local non-profits working on social justice issues embarked on a trip to the South to explore Black history over the course of a week in November of 2022.
Seahawks Celebrate Black Philanthropy Month
Aug 18, 2022
August is Black Philanthropy Month, and the Seahawks recognized the occasion by making a donation to Black Future Co-op Fund following Tuesday's practice.
Seahawks-Produced '16 Lives' Documentary Wins Northwest Regional Emmy
Jun 06, 2022
The Seahawks-produced "16 Lives" documentary, which highlights a Community Passageways program aiming to decrease gun violence in South King County, won a Northwest Regional Emmy.
First Episode of Seahawks Legends "Talking Shop" Premieres Tuesday
Feb 28, 2022
The first episode of "Talking Shop," a conversation between Seahawks legends Walter Jones, Cliff Avril, Marcus Trufant, Jordan Babineaux and Ben Obomanu, premieres Tuesday on YouTube.
Talking Shop Trailer - Debuts March 1
Feb 28, 2022
Our new series, Talking Shop: Seahawks Legends, provides an unfiltered look into a variety of conversations with some of the biggest names in Seahawks history. Read more: https://shwks.com/m5tyj6
PHOTOS: Seahawks And Intentionalist Spotlight Black-Owned Businesses
Feb 26, 2022
The Seahawks partnered with Intentionalist to support local Black-owned small businesses in the Seattle area as part of Black History Month, with visits to Flowers Just 4-U, The Barbeque Pit, Tougo Coffee, and Baked From The Hart.
Seahawks Players Equality & Justice For All Action Fund Announces 2022 Grants
Feb 24, 2022
The Seahawks Players Equality & Justice for All Action fund announced Thursday the recipients of grants totaling $250,000.