Rewind the Clock: Who’s Who at PSESD?

2019-09-05T18:11:02+00:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , |

Thank you to all who played along with us! Answers are from left to right, starting in the upper-left corner: Madison Ruppel, John Welch, Janine Thorn, Allyssa Zillmer, David Corby, Denise Lemar, Megan Clute, Liz Chick, Andrea Price, Leslie Nielsen, Joanne Tran, Susanne McIntyre, Denyse Guthrie, Michelle Morse, Kathy Retynski, Wendy Armour!!! The Winners Are..... [...]

PSESD Celebrates: Back to School!

2019-08-19T18:01:10+00:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Leaders in Training (LIT), Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: |

The Giving Committee in partnership with the Learning Communities Foundation, will be working with the Communications department to run an event on August 28th from 2:00-3:30 pm in the first floor lobby area. The event will be an opportunity for staff to: Donate new school supplies/items that will go directly to the teachers and classrooms [...]

A Recipe for Giving

2019-02-05T23:21:55+00:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , |

The Giving Committee bake sale on January 29 was a huge success! Thanks to all for your cooking prowess and active participation for such a great cause. Because of your efforts, the Giving Committee was able to raise $646 for the Emergency Fund in the Learning Communities Foundation! This money will go directly to the [...]

Stories Across the Agency: Giving with the Learning Communities Foundation

2019-02-22T21:49:32+00:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation, Staff Spotlight|Tags: , |

As we begin the new year with the United Way Workplace Giving Campaign, we asked the Learning Communities Foundation's (LCF) newest Director Wendy Armour to share her perspective on the importance of giving in her work. PSESD: What led you to become the Director of the Learning Communities Foundation with Puget Sound ESD? Wendy Armour: In my career, [...]

United Way Workplace Giving Campaign: January 11 – February 1, 2019

2019-01-16T19:44:37+00:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , , , |

We hope you were able to grab some popcorn in the lobby to help us kick-off our United Way Workplace Giving Campaign! Our goal this year is ambitious: to have 100+ new and returning givers. We're confident that we can come together during the next three weeks to support our communities. Will you join us? You have [...]

A Holiday Gift Drive to Remember

2019-01-29T19:10:37+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , , , |

The Treehouse for Kids Holiday Drive last month was a huge success! Our two Treehouse bins were overflowing with new clothing and toys, not to mention the many generous donations that were made online. Thank you to everyone for spreading the word about the drive-it made a huge difference! We appreciate you all! A very special [...]

Support the Holiday Drive this Winter with Treehouse for Kids!

2018-11-21T00:13:03+00:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Events, Giving Committee|Tags: , , , |

The Giving Committee and the PSESD Learning Communities Foundation will be hosting a holiday drive supporting Treehouse for Kids. Please help make the holiday season brighter for youth in foster care across Washington State by donating new toys and clothing. For gift ideas, please feel free to take one of the lists provided by Treehouse [...]

Join the Giving Committee on November 29, 2018

2018-11-20T23:47:34+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Events, Giving Committee|Tags: , , |

The year's first PSESD Giving Committee Meeting will take place on November 29, 2018 from 11:00am-12pm in Cayuse. We will be discussing the upcoming United Way campaign and brainstorming other fundraising ideas. If you are interested in joining the committee, please reach out to Krissy (knagasawa@psesd.org) and Angela (abolam@psesd.org) prior to the meeting. We look [...]

Personal Care Drive at PSESD – Ends 3/31!

2018-03-13T19:51:10+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Giving Committee|Tags: , , |

The PSESD Giving Committee is partnering with Communities in School to collect personal care items, March 1-31. CIS is part of the nation's leading dropout prevention organization, working in public schools to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. In Renton last year, their site [...]

The PSESD Workplace Giving Campaign is here through November 9!

2017-11-01T17:03:59+00:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: Giving Committee, Super Stuff|Tags: , , |

Join us in our workplace campaign, which is currently under way. Together, we can make great work possible! Donate now! Did you know that more than 6,500 parents learned solid parenting skills through United Way programs last year? Sherry was one of them. When Sherry, age 50, received custody of her 2-year-old grandson, Tramell, she [...]