As part of its commitment that no child should go hungry, especially as the holidays approach, Ford Motor Company Fund is donating $77,500 to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Washington, Oregon, northern Idaho, Montana and Alaska. Sixty-four clubs across the five-state region are receiving Ford Fund grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 as part […]
The annual Open Hearts Big Dreams event benefitting Ethiopia Reads will take place Dec. 14 from 6 – 10 p.m. Featuring an Ethiopian dinner, entertainment, and silent and live auctions, the event will be held at King’s Hall, 2929 27th Avenue South, in the Mount Baker neighborhood of Seattle. In a country where literacy rates […]
Seattle / Eastside Runners Eager to Race for Kids in Need in New York City Marathon Following 2012 Cancellation
This November, 40 community members based in Seattle and known as “Team Korey” will gather to run in the New York City Marathon to raise awareness and funds for the Carnation-based Camp Korey, 26 miles northeast of Seattle. Named in honor of Korey Rose, a vivacious teen who lost his battle with bone cancer at […]
The residents of Tent City 3 are getting settled in their new winter location adjacent to Skyway’s Bryn Mawr United Methodist Church. Members of the New Home Council and participating Homebuilders from the Master Builder’s Association have dug deep to help. Many more people are asking how they can help. After speaking with leaders of […]
RCO Legal today announced its Washington state based offices will be participating in a nationwide corporate initiative by supporting and participating in Habitat for Humanity’s community build activities in Renton, Washington on October 17. This event demonstrates the firm’s ongoing commitment to community service by encouraging RCO Legal employees to become involved in bettering local communities.
Author and Former Seattle Police Chief Norm Stamper to Headline LifeWire’s Hope Starts Here Breakfast
Domestic Violence affects us all; a catch phrase often heard and too often ignored. In the last three years, domestic violence assaults have increased by 60 percent in the Seattle area.* One in four women and one in seven men have been assaulted by an intimate partner.* Regardless of your socio-economic status; race or background, […]
The BBB Mobile Giving Foundation, a pioneer of mobile giving dedicated to helping charitable organizations raise funds through the mobile channel, today announced that it will host the 4th AnnualBBB Mobile Giving Forum on Dec. 5, 2013 at the ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership headquarters in downtown Washington, D.C.
Yiftee, local gifts on-the-go, and NFL Pro-Bowler, Vernon Davis, recently launched a creative fundraiser for Mr. Davis’s Foundation for the Arts, which is putting art supplies and art scholarships in the hands of youth dealing with stress and peer pressure in chaotic situations; keeping them safely away from the drugs, guns, streets and crime.
Reverend Greg Asimakoupoulos was appointed chaplain at Covenant Shores, a Covenant Retirement Community located at 9150 Fortuna Dr., Mercer Island, Wash. In his new position, Rev. Asimakoupoulos will provide pastoral care and counseling to Covenant Shores’ 360 residents. In addition to leading the campus’ spiritual enrichment program, he will visit Covenant Shores’ residents in all […]