Monthly Archive: October, 2011

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – Young Parent Program Childcare Provider Elissa Regan

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Wednesday, September 07, 2011 Elissa Regan doesn’t mind sticky hands or runny noses. As a childcare provider for the YWCA’s Young Parent Program (YPP), she creates a safe play environment for kids every… Continue reading

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – Client Data Intern Elaine Speer

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Wednesday, August 24, 2011 Coming home from college for the summer, Elaine Speer knew she wanted to do something meaningful with her time. After an inquiry or two, she stumbled upon an opportunity… Continue reading

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – 2011 Summer Intern Maribel Castilla

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Wednesday, August 17, 2011 “It doesn’t matter where you’re from, your ethnicity or background, because the YWCA staff helps everybody. [My internship helped me figure out that] this is what I want, to… Continue reading

Quilts from the Heart Warmly Welcomes YWCA Clients

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011 When residents begin moving into their new YWCA Passage Point homes this summer, a comforting quilt made by a caring volunteer will be there to welcome them. The coverlets… Continue reading

Seattle’s Bank of America Employees Volunteer to Lend a Hand

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011 Thanks to the boost of Bank of America employees who dedicated their time in April to the assortment of clothing and the stuffing of backpacks, countless low-income and homeless YWCA… Continue reading

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – East Fir Food Bank Volunteer Tamara Morgan

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Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Tamara Morgan believes, “No one should ever go hungry.” Which is why she’s been helping out at the YWCA East Fir Food Bank every Wednesday for the past year.… Continue reading

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – Meet Grant Compliance Assistant Juan Liu

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Tuesday, February 15, 2011 While pursuing her Master’s in Professional Accounting at Seattle University, Juan Liu contributed her spare time as a Grant Compliance Assistant at YWCA 5th & Seneca. What she really… Continue reading

YWCA Volunteer Spotlight – Jackie Wolfe

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Tuesday, July 13, 2010 Over the past eight months, Jackie Wolfe has dedicated her time as a Women’s Career Circle Facilitator with the YWCA. You might call Jackie an employment guru, for her… Continue reading