RJ’s Donation

This year I donated to an animal rescue that my family and a few close friends are particularly fond of as they have all adopted pupperonies from this organization.  Rescue4All  https://www.rescue4all.org/ takes in dogs who are out of options. They provide safe, loving foster homes during their “in between” time where they learn valuable life & social skills …

Brandon D’s Donation

I chose to donate to the National Math + Science Initiative to give more students across the country access to the high-quality STEM education that they’ll need for success in college and career. http://www.nms.org

Laura’s Donation

This year I donated to YWCA Spokane because they work to support people impacted by domestic violence, homelessness and unemployment. Spokane county has the highest rate of domestic violence incidents in Washington. YWCA Spokane provides: Housing, counseling, safety planning and legal services to DV survivors Financial education, employment support, job training and other economic advancement services …

Kyle’s Donation

It’s 2020, and they keep churning out incredibly talented people. The tools available and the ease of sharing work have allowed creativity to flourish in an unprecedented way. Unfortunately, the other side of this coin is that it’s never been easier to exploit this work. Between corporate partners acting in bad faith, plagiarism, and censorship, …

Sarah’s Donation

This year I donated on Giving Tuesday through Facebook while FB was matching a lot of organizations donations. I also matched Nick & Tyler’s money so I could spread the money out through a few different organizations that are important to me. Thank you to all of you for your hard work this past year and …

Zach C’s Donation

The IRC supports refugees all around the world whose lives have been affected by conflict and/or disaster. They help individuals and families overcome all kinds of difficulties that come along with having to seek asylum, with basically no belongings, often in a foreign country. They’re one of the main resources helping people get settled and establish …

Kipp’s Donation

This year, we donated to Odyssey Youth Movement again. It is such an important charity, and makes a huge impact to a vulnerable population of Spokane kids. Odyssey Youth Movement offers a number of programs each designed to improve the lives of gay (LGBTQ+) youth here in our area. Some of you may not be …

Travis’ Donation

I chose to donate to Cup of Cool Water and The Vanesa Behan crisis center. These are both amazing organizations that are there to help small children and youth in our local community.  I’m grateful we have organizations like this in Spokane and that I had this chance to help them out.

Amy’s Donation

My kids go to Mullan Road Elementary, which is up on the South Hill, surrounded by homes and apartments. You’d never think it, but I recently learned that a large number of children at that school are actually homeless. Some kids live out of cars and some live at area shelters, such as UGM. Wherever …