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Teen Feed
"Teen Feed saved my life..." We work locally with the overwhelming support of our community to offer support, meet basic needs, build TRUST, and ally with our homeless youth as they build their FUTURES off the streets with housing, healthcare, education and hope. We are a network resources and in every outreach backpack, with every meal we serve and with every life we alter, YOU travel with us.

In partnership with 75 regional arts organizations, TeenTix ensures equitable access to the arts for all young people and empowers teens to engage in civic life through the arts. TeenTix builds a bright future for our region by empowering young people to take an active role in shaping their arts community as audience members, critics, influencers, advocates, patrons, and leaders.

Mentoring Urban Students and Teens
The mission of MUST is to find and hire responsible African American college age men who will help African American teen boys break free from generational cycles of poverty through long-term mentoring. MUST believes the urgent need in the urban core is positive male role models. For 4 years, mentors are paired with youth truly in danger of dropping out of high school. Mentors receive training and support to complete college and youth receive a highly relatable positive male role model.

Pongo Publishing
Pongo Publishing (Pongo Teen Writing Project) is a 23-year-old therapeutic poetry program that works inside detention centers, homeless shelters, and psychiatric hospitals. Pongo's mission is to facilitate personal poetry as a healing response to devastating trauma - to help our authors understand their difficult feelings, find their strong voices, and address their life challenges and best hopes. Pongo teaches its methodology nationally, and Pongo-inspired poetry programs are helping thousands.

Ashley House
Ashley House provides comprehensive cost effective quality care to medically fragile children, teens and young adults in home-like settings. We are dedicated to providing education to families and caregivers, building support systems, coordinating services and nurturing the development of each individual.

Backpackmeals Bellevue
Backpack Meals provides nutritious food for youth who are homeless or living in households who are experiencing food instability. Our mission is to strengthen our community by feeding students who are hungry so that they are able to continue their education.

Bailadores de Bronce
Bronce is a safe place for teens and adults to come together as dancers to explore the legacy of Mexican culture. Your donation maintains the free, authentic folkloric dance classes we offer to our students. The mission of Bailadores de Bronce is to promote the beauty and richness of Mexican traditions through music and dance in the Pacific Northwest. We encourage a bridge of understanding among all people by sharing our culture, preserving our traditions and instilling pride in our youth.

The Benji Project
We teach teenagers stress management and emotional resilience skills using an evidence-based curriculum of mindfulness and self-compassion. Our vision is a community where youth thrive because they have the skills to cope with life's ups and downs.

CHOICES Education Group
We keep teens "into" school! We empower them to make positive educational CHOICES that increase their career and life opportunities. Started by a Seattle dad that broke through to his troubled teenage son, our CHOICES stay-in-school workshop has since been delivered to 6 million US teens. Last year we served 39,000 teens in 25 states, including approximately 5,000 in the Puget Sound area. That's 216 teens per school day, and we did it for less than $5 per student!

Coast Guard Family & Friends Holiday Stockings for Homeless Children
Provides handmade stockings filled with small basic and educational needs, with new useful essentials, gifts and toys for homeless children, ages infant through teen years, living in or reached through shelters in our Puget Sound Area.

Friends of the Library of Kirkland
To encourage closer relations between the Kirkland Library and local citizens. To publicize the functions, resources, services and needs of the library. To help the library serve the public by funding special library purchases as well as sponsoring programs for children, teens and adults.

HeadStrong provides support and hosts social outings for children, teens, and young adults living with brain injury and their families; educates about brain injury; and advocates for prevention and recovery support.

La Leche League of Washington
Our Mission is to help people breastfeed through peer-to-peer support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding, human milk feeding, and chestfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and parent.

Master Chorus Eastside
Master Chorus Eastside, through the very best in choral music, feeds people's souls. We value: Craftsmanship Exploration Risk-taking Transcendence Joy

Northwest Chorale
Motivated by G. F. Handel's example, Northwest Chorale is dedicated to feeding those in need though music. With a twist on an old saying, "we sing for their supper", admission to our concerts has always been complimentary, and 100% of any offerings received at concerts goes to help feed those in need in the Seattle and the greater metropolitan area.