By Peter Franklin Saturday, May 14th, members of the Steilacoom Kiwanis Club and other volunteers worked on new houses for Habitat for Humanity. Skill levels were varied, but everyone was able to contribute formthis worthwhile endeavor.
Enjoy a family-friendly weekend in support of providing nutritious food to families in need. FISH Food Banks is the oldest and largest food bank network in the county, distributing nutritious food to people in need with compassion, dignity and respect.
LAKEWOOD – The Kiwanis Club of Clover Park has entered a Kiwanis International Legacy of Play contest, with the one and only prize being $25,000 in All-Abilities Playground Equipment, from Landscape Structures. The ten Kiwanis Clubs who get the most votes will be considered and interviewed by a panel of judges from Kiwanis International with one ultimate winner.
By Fred Crumley The Kiwanis Club of Steilacoom invites local children to attend the “Bike Rodeo” May 7 at Saltar’s Point Elementary School, 10 AM to Noon.
By Ed Kane, Freelance Graphics Through threatening clouds, light sprinkles and an occasional blast of sunshine members of Lakewood First Lions Club, Springbrook Connection, Pacific Neighborhood Association, Partners for Parks and the City of Lakewood Parks & Recreation Department rallied to the raised beds and truck-load of fresh soil at Springbrook Park to plant everything […]
It’s not uncommon to hear of someone needing an organ donation of sorts, but this story is a bit of the exception. In November 2013, West Pierce Firefighter/Paramedic Jo Kummerle’s mother was in need of a kidney donation and the search began for a donor. Unfortunately, there wasn’t a match among family or friends that […]
On Wednesday, April 13, Emergency Food Network (EFN) hosted their annual Recognition Breakfast at Historic 1625 to recognize important partners in Pierce County’s effort to fight food insecurity.
Whole Foods Market prides itself on giving back to the communities that they’re located. Several times a year, each store holds community giving days called 5% Days, where five percent of that day’s net sales are donated to a local nonprofit or educational organization.
On April 28 at 5:30 p.m., Pierce County Juvenile Court’s CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Program will be holding a free event at LeMay – America’s Car Museum, to celebrate the amazing work of their 230 volunteers, to connect with new volunteers, and to raise awareness about the organization’s life-shaping impact on foster kids. Designed […]
The Veterans Resource Fair at the Tacoma Dome needs volunteers for Friday, April 29 (9 am-1 pm), and volunteers for April 30 (9 am-3 pm). More information is available here.