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Philanthropist Donates Arts Center To Gonzaga

Philanthropist Myrtle E. Woldson has donated full funding to build and furnish a performing arts center on the Gonzaga University campus

CBS Seattle–05/06/2014

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: In this handout from Washington State Dept of Transportation, an aerial view of the hill that originated the mudslide March 23, 2014 between Darrington and Arlington, Washington. Eight people have been confirmed dead and at least 18 others are still missing after a massive mudslide leveled homes and blocked a river and a road. (Photo by Washington State Dept of Transportation via Getty Images)

Landslide Resources And Helping Victims

A list of resources for victims of the slide and information if you want to help out.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2014

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Winter Clothing Drives Around the Sound

Get a new coat or sweater for the holidays? If you are clearing out your closet, you might consider making a donation to one of these local winter drives. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive, Buffalo Exchange drive and Sleep Country pajama drive, all benefit local charities.

01/10/2013

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Guide to Puget Sound Fall and Winter Coat Drives

If your kids are in need of new coats this fall, why not donate their outgrown coats to a great cause? Here are some local coat drives that would love to receive new or gently used coats to help families through this winter.

10/15/2012

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Best Halloween Candy ‘Buyback’ Places in Puget Sound

The kids have had their fill, and there’s still lots of candy left over! What do you do? Here are a couple of sweet places where you can donate your extra treats.

10/12/2012

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Amazon CEO Gives $2.5M for WA Gay Marriage Law

Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, announced Friday they are donating $2.5 million to the campaign to defend Washington’s same-sex marriage law.

07/27/2012

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Wild Waves Theme Park and Sleep Country Team Up for Foster Kids

Colored jeans, nautical stripes, neon colors – this year’s fashion trends are fun, bright and sporty. But for foster children who often enter foster care with just the clothes on their back, getting dressed and ready to tackle the day isn’t always easy breezy. Help local foster kids on June 24, and Wild Waves will help you enjoy the day at their Theme Park!

06/07/2012

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Nordstrom and Glassybaby Team Up for Mother’s Day Gift Idea

Seattle-based companies Nordstrom and glassybaby have joined forces to create Evelyn, a vibrant pink glass votive perfect for gifting (and getting). The best part? 10% of all purchases will go directly to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

05/05/2012

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Seattle Foundation’s Online GIVE BIG Event is May 2

Join The Seattle Foundation on May 2 for our second annual GiveBIG—a one-day, online charitable giving event to benefit nonprofits in our community.

05/02/2012

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President Obama Holds Fundraiser Lunch in Seattle

You are invited to join President Barack Obama and his musical guest Dave Matthews for an Obama Victory Fund 2012 luncheon in Seattle on Thursday, May 10.

CBS Seattle–04/27/2012

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