Author: Susan Senft
Viva Farms is a non-profit farm business incubator and training program with a mission to preserve sustainable farming and create a resilient and just local food system. They empower aspiring and limited resource farmers by providing bilingual training in holistic organic farming, as well as … read more.
Innovations Human Trafficking Collaborative (Innovations HTC) is an Indigenous survivor-led social justice non-profit based in Olympia WA. Innovations HTC mission is to engage first responders, tribes, and other stakeholders in eliminating human trafficking through solution-based knowledge and trauma-informed strategies, and to … read more.
By the time you read this I will be on the verge of, or just over the line of, starting a four-month sabbatical that begins in April and … read more.
One year ago, we were preparing for our Senior Minister, the Rev. Eric Kaminetzky, to go on sabbatical for four months. Plans were being laid–and then suddenly, there was a global pandemic, a statewide lockdown, and the very real fear that Covid-19 would reach … read more.
Adopt A Stream Foundation was established to ensure that Pacific Northwest streams continue to provide healthy spawning and rearing habitat for salmon, trout, steelhead, and other wildlife and to maintain clean drinking water. Their mission is carried out by producing environmental education materials; providing stream … read more.
Tomorrow’s Hope, a program of Housing Hope, is Snohomish County’s only child development program that serves the needs of children who have been impacted by the trauma of homelessness and poverty. They are one of three licensed therapeutic centers in Washington State designed to reduce the effects of poverty and related trauma, including food insecurity, neglect, abuse and more. Tomorrow’s Hope serves children from four weeks to 11 years old. Our funds will help them procure new classroom furniture and supplies. Covid requirement protocols for frequent cleaning and the current furniture/supplies are not holding up.