"...small grants can help an organization grow or simply keep it doing the work it needs to do.“You have to meet the organization where it is in its development,” she said. “You don’t hit every nail with the same size hammer.”#intentionalphilanthropy ... See MoreSee Less
FareStart’s Café in Pacific Tower is a great place to grab coffee or breakfast. Your patronage supports students in our Youth Culinary Program in partnership with Seattle Public Schools Interagency Academy. #farestart #greatfoodbetterlives ... See MoreSee Less
When people are released from prison and reintegrate into society, they need to do everything from find housing to securing employment. They face barriers that make every step of reintegration more challenging and oftentimes without meaningful support they find themselves back out on the streets or back in jail.The Prison Policy Initiative, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, just released a wide-ranging report about the connection between people who have been incarcerated and homelessness. The report looked at the more than 5 million previously incarcerated people living in the United States and found that people who have been imprisoned are ten times as likely to experience homelessness than people who have never been incarcerated. The entire report is now available online. Let us know what you think. ... See MoreSee Less
It's because if your a felon people won't rent to you ,hire you , or any thing it's crazy and people make mistakes but people can learn and change there ways from there mistake I did.. it's a struggle for sure thanks to fares tart I graduated in 2013 and have had great cooking jobs because of it but also didn't get jobs because of my crime. They need to fix this they will give housing to addicts but not convicts super stupid.
Join PACCAR and Seattle Mariners by bringing NEW children’s books or cash donations to the Tuesday, August 21st game against the reigning World Champion Houston Astros. #GoMariners #TureToTheBlue #MarinersCarewww.pageahead.org/news.php... See MoreSee Less
Is your mouth watering? Join us for the WA Beer BBQ this Saturday, noon - 6pm at the South Lake Union Discovery Center Lawn! 🍻🍖Get tickets now to the newest beer event that will include a variety of local beers from over 30 breweries and delicious BBQ’d items from some of the best food trucks and smoked rib joints in the area!!! www.eventbrite.com/e/washington-beer-bbq-tickets-47094672433... See MoreSee Less
Here's to another amazing #GuestChefNight! Chef Aarthi Sampath of Kukree wowed guests with her Indian flavors and students in FareStart's Adult Culinary Program had the fantastic opportunity to work with this accomplished chef. Huge thank you to everyone who joined us and an extra shout-out to volunteers from KeyBank and Visit Seattle who served tables. You all helped raised over $8,000 for FareStart students and apprentices! #greatfoodbetterlives ... See MoreSee Less