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 [...]

Stories Across the Agency: Educare Community of Practice

2019-02-25T20:41:51+00:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: Learning Communities Foundation, Stories Across the Agency|Tags: , |

Educare Learning Network Early Head Start Childcare Partnerships Community of Practice in Seattle On February 6-7 Educare Seattle welcomed leaders from Educare schools and their operating organizations from across the country for our third annual Early Head Start Childcare Partnerships Community of Practice. This influential group of leaders, advocates, funders and grantees is focused on implementing [...]

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 [...]