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Be the Spark at the NWCF Gala!

sparkstdimagePlease join us at Spark!, the 32nd annual NWCF Gala & Auction. Enjoy exceptional wine donated by premier Washington state wineries, food from celebrity chef John Howie and scintillating silent and live auctions with auctioneer John Curley. Best of all, your support enables us to invest in critical interventions that improve the lives of vulnerable children and families and create a brighter future for all. Join us on Saturday, April 29, at Fremont Studios for a night to remember!

Learn more about our Gala here.

RSVP today for the Gala.


NWCF 2017 Forum Video and Resources

Our 2017 Forum on January 31 was a great success! A special thank you to Dr. Linda Chamberlain and our speakers from Cocoon House, SafeFutures Youth Center and Treehouse for a lively, engaging conversation about the amazing adolescent brain. Visit the Forum Resources section of our website for the full set of resources, including the Forum video and PowerPoint deck.

To learn more, click here.


Register by Sunday for the NWCF Forum “The Amazing Adolescent Brain”

forum2webWe are only able to accept registrations until noon on Sunday, January 29 for the NWCF Forum, “The Amazing Adolescent Brain: Opportunities, Challenges and Promising Interventions,” on Tuesday, January 31, at the Washington State Convention Center. It’s shaping up to be a great event, and we anticipate a rich conversation and training with so many youth-invested folks! We hope you can join us.

Register today for the Forum.


Join Us for the NWCF Forum “The Amazing Adolescent Brain”

forum2webRegistration is now open for the NWCF Forum, “The Amazing Adolescent Brain: Opportunities, Challenges and Promising Interventions,” which will take place on Tuesday, January 31, at the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle. Adolescent brain development is a time of profound change and remodeling. We’re delighted to bring back Dr. Linda Chamberlain as our keynote speaker on this topic; her workshops on The Amazing Adolescent Brain have been extremely popular with diverse audiences nationwide.

Learn more and register for the event.


Meet Ray and His Children

ray4If your New Year’s resolution is to change the world, NW Children’s Fund can help! View this inspirational 2012 video of Ray to see one example of how your gift can change lives. We are happy to report that today – more than four years later – Ray remains employed, sober and fully committed to being the best parent he can be. Thanks to the partnership of people like you, his kids are thriving!

Help change the world today: DONATE!


Meet Ray and His Children

If your New Year’s resolution is to change the world, NW Children’s Fund can help!

View this inspirational 2012 video of Ray to see one example of how your year-end gift can change lives. We are happy to report that today – more than four years later – Ray remains employed, sober and fully committed to being the best parent he can be. Thanks to the partnership of people like you, his kids are thriving!

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     Help change the world today: DONATE!

 

 


Domestic Violence Housing First: A Game-Changer for Survivors

depositphotos_55616387-grayscale_cropped2A new service model is helping families escape abuse by focusing on quickly stabilizing housing, then providing flexible advocacy to recover and rebuild lives. Originally funded as a two-year pilot, Domestic Violence Housing First expanded to five years due to its promising results. NWCF is proud to be part of the collaboration of direct service providers and funders that are expanding the model, and will invest $75k over three years – our first “Venture Grant” – in this important endeavor.

Read more in our fall newsletter.


Less Than 50 Tickets Left to Molbak’s Girls’ Night Out!

molbaksgnoGather up your girlfriends on Thursday, November 17 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 nearly sold out for this annual holiday event, so get your tickets today! 

Register today at Molbaks.com.


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