NEWS

See the latest news from NW Children’s Fund, along with
archived newsletters and annual reports.

Today’s Immigration Policy and Childhood Trauma

In the wake of our nation’s changing immigration policies, medical professionals have reported a spike in anxiety and distress in children from immigrant families. With the goal of bringing the community together to learn and improve solutions, NWCF hosted an interactive presentation in May, Immigration Policies and Childhood Adversity, featuring Dr. Michael McNeil, resident physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital, and Jorge Barón, executive director of the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project.

Read more in our fall newsletter


Signed, Sealed, Delivered: $900,700

Thanks to our family of supporters, we were able to distribute $900,700 in grants this year to 65 agencies that share our commitment to end the cycle of child abuse and neglect in our community. It’s one of our highest annual totals to date, and it supports some incredible organizations that heal and protect our most vulnerable children and families.

Meet our 2017 partner agencies here.


Girls’ Night Out at Molbak’s is Sold Out

molbaksgnoOur benefit event at Molbak’s on November 16 is officially sold out! However, we could use a few more volunteers to act as ambassadors that evening, greeting and thanking guests, along with extra hands for catering help. If you are able to volunteer for an hour or more between the hours of 6:30 and 9:30 PM, you get an added perk of receiving a free ticket to this sold-out event. And for those of you already attending, we look forward to a fabulous night of shopping, laughter and fun!

If you are interested in volunteering, please email events@nwcf.org.


Enjoy Girls’ Night Out at Molbak’s to benefit NWCF!

molbaksgnoGather up your girlfriends on Thursday, November 16 and join us for a fabulous night of shopping, laughter and fun at Molbak’s – all to benefit NW Children’s Fund! The store is all yours for this private event. Savor a glass of wine while you browse festive displays, enjoy samples and enter to win fabulous prizes. Best of all, save 10% on everything in the store. Tickets are selling fast for this annual holiday extravaganza, so get yours today! 

Purchase tickets now at Molbaks.com.


Join Us for the NWCF Tea Party!

Please join other friends of NW Children’s Fund for a delightful high-tea affair at Julia Calhoun’s lovely home in the Highlands, complete with petit fours, champagne and vintage hats! Feel free to bring your mothers, friends and daughters to enjoy a fun afternoon and build a brighter future for vulnerable children and fragile families. Tickets are $50 each or $300 for a table of 6. Get yours today!

Click here to learn more.


Thank you NWCF Golf Classic Sponsors and Golfers!

Our hearty thanks go to NWCF Golf Classic sponsors and golfers for giving so generously while enjoying a great, sunny day on the course last week. Together we raised about $80,000 to help our community’s most vulnerable children. What an incredible impact this will make! Our warmest appreciation goes to presenting sponsor F5 Networks, Inc. and all our Golf Classic sponsors – your philanthropic leadership is admirable!


Register by End-of-Day Wednesday for NWCF Golf Classic this Friday!

Ready, set, swing! Player and team registration are now open for the 2017 NW Children’s Fund Golf Classic on Friday, September 15 at The Golf Club at Redmond Ridge. Please join us as we tee off another year of making hope work, with cool drinks, fun games, friendly competition, raffle drawings and our post-event happy hour and awards presentation. Most importantly, you’ll be helping our community’s most vulnerable children and families.

Space is limited – register today.
When you golf, kids win!


Thank you, Isola Homes!

We are proud to be the designated charity for Isola Homes, a multigenerational builder specializing in Built-Green homes. Each month, a portion of the proceeds from their home sales is donated to NWCF and our work to end the complicated cycle of child abuse and neglect. This creative donation program reflects both Isola’s innovative approach and its commitment to making a difference in the lives of children and families in our community. Thank you, Isola, for building a brighter future!

To learn more, click here.


 

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