Washington | Oregon’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Monday - March 27

The latest local Seattle/Tacoma/Portland/Spokane area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

James Bash strikes again with an amazing article about PYP's Winter performance & soloist Maggie Carter! He writes, "a treacherous exposed solo in the second movement had lots of double stops – well they didn’t stop Carter at all!"

Read the full article:

URGENT: This is your chance to speak for the trees.

Last week, the budget committee proposed $80million in funding to protect old growth forests.

Urge your senator to defend this game-changing funding NOW >>

Happy 10th birthday, Sheldon! Like all cats, Sheldon loves to lounge around. The 10-year-old serval has a hammock inside he likes to relax in and enjoys laying in the tall grass outside. Sheldon came to Point Defiance Zoo as a kitten and was named after The Big Bang Theory star.

Look what we found! Thanks to our lovely model Deb Timola Atkins at Southeast Tacoma Food Bank! If anyone knows about Leo-Q's Kansas City Style BBQ sauce, let us know so we can try some!!! #CleaningUp #Aprons #FoodBanks #SEFoodBank #LoveTheHat #Chef #TogetherWeNourish

4/18 at 7:30 PM | Old-growth forests ecosystems are increasingly rare, misunderstood, and cannot be replicated by human handiwork. See Joan Maloof make a case for protecting the forest:

Our market is open this week, Mon-Th 3/27-30, 1-7p! Come in and select from fresh apples, oranges, pears, grapes, lots of veggies, dry goods, personal items and more! First visit? Register to save time:

#iHeartIFCB #Issaquah #Renton #Sammamish #Newcastle

We sat down with @Transit_Trekker, a Seattle-based writer and transit/active-transportation advocate, to learn about her approach using transit to get outdoors.

Click for her perspective, tips and tricks on taking transit to trailheads:

Eugene-based artist and educator Tannaz Farsi's work often explores the complexities of colonialist legacies. Farsi uses common materials to create complex meanings through arrangements and organization. #WomensHistoryMonth

SAM Remix is this Friday! Get your last minute tickets now at and discover what else is going on across all three SAM locations this week.

More News. . . .

Explore the Country’s largest collection of current nonprofit learning and training –sharing the latest knowledge from the top Social Impact and Nonprofit Sector Leaders!

fundraising and development training
Board and planning training
nonprofit marketing and communication
management and staffing
nonprofit technology and digital