ALS Support Group

Are you or a loved one living with ALS? It's important to have community and support around. The ALS Association has groups in their Evergreen Chapter dedicated to  walking alongside you trough trials and victories.  Meetings often have educational presentations or representatives for resources in the area that are beneficial to those living with the disease as well as a time for story and experience sharing. Support groups are always free-of-charge and no RSVP is required to attend. There are 3 … [Read more...]

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Volunteer in Tumwater

The First Tee offers year round golf activities for youth ages 7-17 at the Tumwater Valley Golf Course. Program participants are taught life skills through the game of golf including The First Tee’s nine core values: Honesty, Integrity, Sportsmanship, Respect, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance, Courtesy, and Judgment. Volunteers assist with teaching skills to youth, managing check-ins, and setting up/tearing down equipment. The commitment time is just 2 hours a week! Learn … [Read more...]

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Run to Remember

wear blue: Saturday Run Communities are groups of wear blue runners who meet regularly to run in honor of the service and sacrifice of the American military. Runners join together in a circle of remembrance, call out the name(s) for whom we run, and push onward to honor and remember. Find a community here! … [Read more...]

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Plum Street Village

The following is an excerpt from the City of Olympia's website. See how their plans for a tiny home village will address some of the issues for those experiencing homelessness in Olympia. The Plum Street Tiny House Village is a temporary site that will provide stable, managed shelter for 40-50 people experiencing homelessness in Olympia. The City of Olympia is leasing the property to the Low Income Housing Institute  (LIHI) and is providing funding for the operation of the site near Plum … [Read more...]

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Homelessness Response – Oly

Check out this video on the City of Olympia's website. https://youtu.be/56Xl8oa0B3E Find out more about how Olympia plans to address the Homelessness Crisis here. … [Read more...]

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