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While it is important to us to be available to our partners, potential grantees, and the public, due to the large number of emails received, we may be unable to respond directly to your inquiry.

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Foundation Offices

Mailing Address 
PO Box 23350
Seattle, WA 98102

Headquarters (Physical Address)
500 Fifth Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 709-3100

Berlin Office
5th Floor
Haus Cumberland
Kurfürstendamm 194 
10707 Berlin
+44 (0) 207 798 6500

China Office
1901 Tower B, Ping An International Financial Center
No. 1-3 Xinyuan South Road, Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100027, China

Ethiopia Office
c/o ILRI Compound
Bole Sub City
Kebele 12/13, 
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 251 11 617 2750

Europe and Middle East Office (Mailing Address)
62 Buckingham Gate
+44 (0) 207 798 6500 

India Office
Capital Court
5th Floor
Olof Palme Marg
Munirka, Delhi
+91 11 47138800

Nigeria Office
43 Agadez Crescent off Aminu Kano Crescent
Wuse II District, Abuja
Federal Capitol Territory
Tel: 234 9 462 8410

South Africa Office
5th Floor, 44 Melrose Boulevard
Melrose Arch
Johannesburg, 2196
Tel: +27 11 390 7900

Washington, D.C. Office
1300 I (Eye) St NW
Suite 300 East
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 662-8130

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