According to Argosy’s website: “The Argosy Cruises Christmas Ship Festival is a holiday celebration that has been a Pacific Northwest tradition since 1949. Every year, the Argosy Christmas Ship sails to different Puget Sound waterfront communities, around 65 in total. Choirs on board give 20-minute performances to these communities, all broadcast via our state-of-the-art speaker system … Argosy Cruises is proud to donate a portion of all ticket sales to benefit The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy, an annual program that raises money for several charitable organizations in the Puget Sound area.”
Phinney Neighborhood Community Chorus: Caroling event “Caroling Under Gary’s Canopy” on December 17 from 5-6 PM, in which they will collect donations for FFN.
Spend a hilarious evening with the talented Jet City Improv troupe and help your neighbors in need.
All proceeds from this special performance go to The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy.
Keilen Young had trouble in school. Now, he’s in a gifted program. One likely reason: Seyi Oshinowo, a volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound. The organization, which creates bonds that can last into adulthood, is part of The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy.
Put a grocery store on your holiday shopping plan and pick up some food for your local food bank.
For Shenita Hollingsworth, 46, the trajectory of her life began when she left home at age 14 and got pregnant at age 17. It’s been rough going. She prays a lot.
Hopelink was founded during the 1970s Boeing layoffs, when Bothell residents organized to help their neighbors find jobs. Now it’s one of the state’s largest nonprofits, providing a huge spectrum of services. It is also one of 12 selected agencies that help children, families and seniors in The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy.
All donations raised through The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy go directly to helping people in our community. Here is a list of some of the ways the nonprofits used the dollars last year.
Jacque Lewis knows all too well what it’s like to need help. Now she’s giving back, helping one of the charities supported by The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy.