12/22/2014

Summit at Snoqualmie Pass Sales to Benefit Northwest Harvest This Cyber Monday

What: Today, Cyber Monday The Summit at Snoqualmie, located at Snoqualmie Pass, WA., will be donating funds to help fight hunger from season pass sales. In the spirit of the holidays The Summit will be donating $10 to Northwest Harvest for every single Big S Season Pass sold on December 1st, 2014. The Summit is also encouraging people who’ve already […]

‘Hope Starts Here’ Breakfast Benefits Bellevue’s LifeWire

As high-profile cases of domestic violence draw the attention of people across the country, Bellevue’s LifeWire is bringing local awareness and resources to the issue at its ‘Hope Starts Here’ breakfast on Thursday, October 2, 2014 in Bellevue. “We are at a pivotal moment within American culture in which domestic violence, so often a taboo […]

Sign Up for Marshawn Lynch’s Beast Mode Challenge

Beast Mode Challenge

The World Champion Seattle Seahawks got GREAT news yesterday when Mr. Beast Mode, Marshawn Lynch ended his holdout and got back with the team.  That means he’ll be scoring touchdowns in the near future … Speaking of Beast Mode and the near future … sign up now for the Beast Mode Challenge in North Bend […]

Local Nonprofits to Benefit from Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection 2014

Posh Party Trend Show 2013

Local non-profit organizations, Bellevue LifeSpring and The Moyer Foundation will benefit from the Kemper Freeman family’s annual Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection set for September 24th – 28th, 2014. In addition, ten local fashion designers will profit from exposure during the third annual Independent Designer Runway show, with one selected to receive a $5,000 cash […]

Bellevue’s Outerwall Announces Partnership with the Seattle Seahawks

Spirit of 12 Seattle Seahawks

Bellevue’s Outerwall (formerly Coinstar) has announced a partnership with the Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks.  As part of the Seahawks “Spirit of 12″ and their “Stats for Kids” programs, Outerwall will donate $512 for every first down made by the Seahawks during all home games for the next season (pre-season and regular season games included). […]

11th Annual Poker Slam Raises Record $172,000 for Inspire Youth Project

Poker Slam Benefit in Bellevue

Pictionary creator Rob Angel, Bob Guiney from “The Bachelor,” local celebrities, as well as experienced and novice poker players alike, came together on Saturday, May 31, 2014 for the 11th annual Poker Slam, benefitting Inspire Youth Project (IYP). Formerly named Rise n’ Shine, the local non-profit provides emotional support, stability, advocacy and AIDS education for children and […]

Volunteer Drivers Needed: Give More Than Rides

Senior Services Transportation

Getting to the doctor’s office can seem daunting for many local seniors.  Poor vision or medical conditions prevent them from driving; limited mobility makes it impossible to take the bus; taxis come with prohibitive costs; and loved ones have full-time jobs that render them unavailable to help.  Yet, since 1975, Senior Services’ Volunteer Transportation has […]

Jennifer Navva Milliken Appointed Curator of Craft at Bellevue Arts Museum

Jennifer Navva Milliken

Jennifer Navva Milliken will join the curatorial team at Bellevue Arts Museum (BAM) as Curator of Craft on June 16. Specialized in contemporary art, studio craft, and design, Milliken is a perfect fit for the position and will play an essential role in furthering BAM’s unique mission focused on art, craft, and design. “I am very […]

Medical Teams International Raises $1.6 Million at ‘Field of Dreams’ Auction

Medical Teams International logo

Medical Teams International’s annual ‘Field of Dreams’ dinner and auction hit it out of the park at Safeco Field on Saturday evening, June 7th, raising $1.6 million to support the global and local work of the humanitarian relief and development organization.  A crowd of more than 800 guests attended this major league event in Seattle, co-chaired by […]

Microsoft Store at Bellevue Square to Hold Digital Arts Festival Thursday

Digital Arts Festival Sign 2014

Did you ever wonder what it takes to be an illustrator, music mogul, film maker, digital animator, graphic designer or video game creator?  With the support of local tech companies headlined by the Microsoft Store, kids at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bellevue are learning what it takes. Through digital arts programs and cutting […]