Lasting Change Blog

December 4, 2013

Wellspring Toy Room shopper Angie has three kids and is pregnant with her fourth. Although her husband currently works two jobs, a series of life-altering events caused the family to slip into homelessness, and for the past year, they have struggled to secure housing. 

After months of perseverance and waiting, Angie's family recently found an affordable apartment. But when the initial...

December 2, 2013

 

We are so inspired by the local businesses that are stepping up to help homeless children and families by hosting a donation drive this holiday!

One of these partners is Ratio, who first heard about our Giving Together campaign from the wonderful...

November 25, 2013

 

This past Sunday, we were honored to be highlighted in this year's Seattle Times Fund for the Needy opening article, "...

November 21, 2013

Growing up in a military family, Paige Stoll moved every two years. Having to learn how to adapt to difficult situations and rely on the support of her family, Paige understood early on the importance of community and stability. For her, this sense of comfort and love came from the kitchen. “My mom placed an incredible value on the time shared over a homemade meal,” Paige notes. “Despite busy days or...

November 18, 2013

During the holiday season and all year long, gifts of any size extend the reach of Wellspring’s Community Services!

At this time of year especially, we often receive questions such as: “what difference am I making with my gift?”  While there are many ways to join us as...

November 1, 2013

Today is November 1st, and it is a celebratory day at Wellspring as we launch our 2013 Giving Together Campaign!  The excitement of this time of year has arrived – our building is buzzing with energy, activity, and laughter as we celebrate all of the ways that so many in our community – including you – Give Together to...

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