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That Warm Fuzzy Feeling

It is a busy time of the year, but I would like to take a second to pause (take a deep breath with me ……… ok good, and get your face ready to smile) and celebrate the impact that the Northshore Y members, staff and community will be making this year in relation to the Thanksgiving Meal Baskets & Wish Upon A Star Holiday Giving Program. 979 more words


Time for (a different type of) giving

Jip December is here again! Just a few weeks away!

“How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June.

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Does what we do really matter, and make a difference?

As we enter into the colder, darker months, it’s hard to imagine a YMCA of Greater Seattle that offers comprehensive climbing and challenge course programs to our youth and community.  538 more words


What Malala's Nobel Peace Prize means for Pakistan and the world

Malala Yousufzai first gained recognition in 2008 at age 11 when she took to the Press Club in Peshawar against the Taliban banning girls’ education in the Swat valley. 878 more words


7 October 2014 - We just keep making QOR babies

As we engage more with startups, entrepreneurs and businesses in Zimbabwe, we discover just how fertile the QOR concept could be. Not just for the QOR team but for local entrepreneurs and the Zimbabwean tech ecosystem. 119 more words


Event Experience: Advocacy

Many moons ago, I worked as a outdoor recreation leader and nature interpreter. Yep, that was me circa 1995: packing up the first aid kit, handing out the whistles and trundling off into the wilds with a group of 20 or so ankle-biters in tow. 732 more words

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