Shava Lawson

Director of Fiscal Services

Shava (she/her) joined Seattle Parks Foundation in 2012 to oversee the financial operations of the foundation and has since moved into building out the Foundation’s fiscal sponsorship program as the Director of Fiscal Services. Shava has 25 years of experience in finance with small businesses and nonprofits and years of relationship building with community partners. Born and raised in the PNW, and a Beacon Hill resident for the last 22 years, she is a graduate of the University of Washington, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in art and metals design. During her time off, you can find her hanging out at Seward Park with her family or biking and hiking in our glorious wilderness.

Send a check

To make a donation by mail, please send a check payable to Seattle Parks Foundation to:

PO Box 3541
Seattle, WA 98124-3541

If your gift is intended for one of our community partners, please add their name in the memo line or with an accompanying note.

A tax receipt will be mailed to you upon receipt of your contribution.

Thank you!

Donate Your Car

Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?

Donate it to Seattle Parks Foundation!

We accept most cars, trucks, trailers, boats, RVs, motorcycles, off-road vehicles, heavy equipment, and other motorized vehicles. All or part of your donation may be tax deductible.

To get started, simply complete the online donation form or call 855.500.7433 or 855.500.RIDE to speak to a representative. You can also read more at

Have an old car taking up space in your driveway?