Hometown Partnerships

For more than 40 years, Starbucks has had the pleasure of calling Seattle home. We continue to celebrate this great city through partnerships with like-minded organizations that serve our community through the arts, youth engagement, and various social services. Check out our events page to find more about upcoming partner events.

University of Washington

University of Washington From community service, to Husky Stadium, to finals week, Starbucks is honored to partner with the University of Washington. Go Dawgs!

Seattle Seahawks

Seattle SeahawksStarbucks is proud to be a community partner with the Seattle Seahawks, and we’ve invited our customers – and fellow 12s – to show their Blue Pride along with us.

Seattle Sounders FC

Seattle Sounders FCStarbucks and the Seattle Sounders FC have teamed up in support of all things soccer. Scarves up Seattle!

Seattle Theatre Group (STG)

Seattle Theatre Group (STG)Through a longtime partnership with STG, Starbucks helps to create opportunities for young people to grow their artistic talents.


SeafairStarbucks is honored to support one of Seattle’s oldest and most cherished community traditions – the Seafair summer festival.

Seattle International Film Festival

Seattle International Film FestivalFor over 40 years, SIFF has given Seattleites a place to discover diverse and original stories through film, and Starbucks has been a proud partner nearly every step of the way.


UpstreamStarbucks is proud to partner with Upstream. This three-day festival celebrating the emerging sound of the Northwest will feature over 200 artists across 25 stages in Pioneer Square and CenturyLink Field North Plaza.

Special Olympics USA Games 2018

Special Olympics USA Games 2018With our commitment to the community, we are proud to welcome the Special Olympics to our hometown of Seattle.