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Help For Central Washington Families

washington families fire relief fund foundation

Support our neighbors across the mountains by making a donation to the North Central Washington Fire Relief Fund. Read more

in Giving, 07/24/2014

Companies Take A Stand For Homeless Youth


A sunny day at Safeco = the perfect way for companies to celebrate their stellar employees. Who’d we catch soaking in the celeb lineup? Read more

in Homelessness, 07/22/2014

Money Magazine Spotlights Microsoft Volunteer


Tax volunteer Jill McGovern is in this month’s Money Heroes for the cha-ching and smiles she’s secured for low-income families. Read more

in Volunteering, 07/22/2014

Countdown To Campaign Coordinator Training

Internal UWKC campaign 2014 Monopoly

What’s that? You haven’t registered for training yet? Claim your spot today to get a leg up on having a snazzy, successful workplace campaign. Read more

in Giving, 07/22/2014

Save the Date for Day of Caring

Day of Caring Volunteers in Seattle 2013

United Way's Day of Caring is Friday, Sept. 19. Start gathering your groupies—volunteer group registration opens Aug. 5. Read more


Getting It Done In Olympia and Beyond

Session in Olympia

Pass? No pass? See the outcomes from this year’s legislative session that affect families, kids and people facing homelessness. Read more

in Public Policy, 06/11/2014

Youth homelessness: We mean business

Sara Levin - Insights from the Inside SM

Community Services VP Sara Levin shares what’s behind our youth homelessness investment strategy. Read more

in Homelessness, 06/11/2014

How We're Solving Youth Homelessness

No child or young person should face a night on the street alone where their safety and lives are put at risk. Yet, in King County, 5,000 youth experience homelessness every year and of these 9% are considered chronically homeless. Find out what our community is doing to help solve youth homelessness and how you can get involved. Read more Read more

in Public Policy, 06/10/2014

10 Days Till They Take The Field


So you’ve heard us yappin’ about the All-Star Softball Classic for Homeless Youth—that’s because we’re fired up about doing good for youth. You can be too. Read more

in Homelessness, 06/09/2014

You Can’t Escape This Cuteness

Parent-Child Home Helps Parents and Kids

1,000 future grads—that’s these two kiddos plus 998 of their pals that you’re helping prep for success with the Parent-Child Home Program. Read more

in Early Learning, 06/09/2014

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