Take a moment to get to know these associations, which are committed to excellence in education, labor and community outreach organizations.
The mission of Bikes for Tykes, Inc. (BFT) is to ensure every child in Collier County has a bicycle. By providing bikes to kids in need, Bikes for Tykes empowers children, fights childhood obesity and reduces our environmental impact. A bicycle gives a child his or her first test of true independence, self-reliance, self-esteem and a foundation for a healthy lifestyle. The organization is committed to reducing the number of bicycles in landfills by collecting damaged bicycles and parts that would otherwise be discarded so that they can be repaired by volunteer staff and re-purposed for kids in need.
Northwest Harvest is Washington's own statewide hunger relief agency. Our mission is leading the fight for hungry people statewide to have access to nutritious food while respecting their dignity and promoting good health. Our vision is ending hunger in Washington.
Plumbers Without Borders is building a global database of plumbing and mechanical volunteers and the humanitarian organizations working to increase access to safe water and sanitation.
The Puget Sound Labor Agency (PSLA), AFL-CIO was founded in 1975 by local labor unions to serve their neighbors and to give back to their community. PSLA, AFL-CIO is a 501c3 non profit organization.
PSLA assists Individuals and families living within six zip codes by providing the following:
More than 53,000 people have benefited from PSLA's services and programs.
Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
Nearly one in four students fails to graduate on time in Washington. Communities In Schools offers a solution to the dropout problem. In partnership with public schools facing the greatest dropout challenges, Communities In Schools brings resources and volunteers into the school to help struggling students get back on track.Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
Since 1958, the Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park worked to help when and where we can.
Our Mission: The Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park is an association of community leaders who are making our community and the world a better place to live, learn, work and play.
The Rotary Four-Way Test Rotarians strive to live by the Four-Way Test in all we do:
• Is it the truth?
• Is it fair to all concerned?
• Does it build good will and better friendships
• Is it beneficial to all concerned?
Storehouse is a non-profit, food distribution program for families in the greater Covington area. We partner with local businesses, civic groups, and schools to ease the burdens of those we serve. Currently 11 local churches partner with us, enabling us to serve over 140 families, as well as 11 ministries that provide assistance to rehabilitation houses, homeless, and community dinners.
Our mission is to serve our neighbors, affected by various factors, by responding to their request for food, prayer and referral to other services.
With a reduction in food insecurity, neighbors are empowered to become self-sufficient and stable, thus reaching their full potential
Mission: The basic mission of the Marine Toys for Tots Program is to collect new unwrapped toys and distribute those toys to less fortunate children at Christmas.
Goal: The primary goal of Marine Toys for Tots is, through the gift of a new toy, help bring the joy of Christmas and send a message of hope to America's less fortunate children.Toys for Tots is a program run by the United States Marine Corps Reserve which distributes toys to children whose parents cannot afford to buy them gifts for Christmas. The program was founded in 1947 by reservist Major Bill Hendricks.
Our Mission: Giving Foster Kids a Childhood and a Future
We envision – and strive to create – a world where every child that has experienced foster care has the opportunities and support they need to pursue their dreams and launch successfully into adulthood.
The association of Plumbers and Pipefitters and the Electrical Engineering Association banded together in January, 2012 to help the residential market find quality repair service people.
We are proud to offer a wide range of professional plumbing services to the Puget Sound region. From re-piping your remodel to repairing water-heaters, we're here for you.
RES Plumbing & Electrical Services | (206) 682-3000 | www.residentialplumbingwa.com
Project Help is a cooperative effort between Washington State Labor Council, Washington State Business Community and Washington State Dept of Labor and Industries. Project Help provides assistance and counseling to workers and employers regarding entitlements under Title 51 (Workers Comp).
Services are free – our goal is to resolve the issue at the lowest level possible to avoid unnecessary litigation.
Washington State Labor Council | 314 First Ave W, Seattle, WA | ph. (800) 255-9752 | fax (206) 285-5805 | https://www.projecthelpwa.com/