Snohomish County Gives 2018

InspireHer shows girls how to achieve and build up STEAM

“You can’t be what you can’t see,” says Noni LaLone, who helped start the program at the Boys & Girls Clubs.


‘What is your passion?’ Ted Wenta’s is this place — and the YMCA

The senior vice president of operations helped shape the new Everett Y. Meanwhile, he’s battling cancer.


Homage Senior Services consolidates at a prominent location

The Lynnwood-based nonprofit helps with meals, transportation and other vital needs.


Unchained Brotherhood are clean-and-sober bikers with heart

After collecting turkeys for the Everett Gospel Mission, the motorcycle club will collect donated toys.

Mother found ‘healing’ in work with the disabled community

Kinder Smoots runs Eagle Wings disAbility Ministries. The nonprofit serves more than 2,200 people.

These Arlington volunteers haven’t seen the need subside

For nearly a decade, Hands Together has hosted a cold weather shelter and provided sack lunches.

Free clinic provides ‘healing and hope for the hurting’

The only free medical care between Seattle and Canada is at Safe Harbor Clinic in Stanwood.

For 5-year-old Kaya, a visiting hospice nurse is a playdate

Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County helps families during their most vulnerable time.

Sixth-graders: We have fun, meet cool people, improve grades

A pilot tutor program at Olympic View Middle School believes “our job is to get rid of Ds and Fs.”

Music Project’s weekly jam session hits therapeutic notes

A variety of music therapy is offered by the organization that runs the Northwest Music Hall.

Where to give, how to help: Info on 109 local nonprofits

These organizations need your help — and can lend a hand if you or someone you know is in need.