Volunteering for Days for Girls!

On July 20th, we gathered at the home of member Whitney to sew drawstring bags for the organization, Days for Girls. This is our third sewing project for this very inspiring organization.  We were first… Continue reading

Gardening with Lettuce Link

On June 26, WPIG members got their hands dirty with a volunteer gardening event with local urban farming program Lettuce Link. Part of Seattle non-profit organization Solid Ground, Lettuce Link manages two large… Continue reading

Healthy Kids Day!

WPIG proudly partnered with the YMCA-SeaTac to help make their 2014 Healthy Kids Day a success!  Over 1,000 people attended and families learned about resources in their community to help ensure that their… Continue reading

WPIG Volunteers at Girls on the Run Spring 5K!!

Girls on the Run® inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Girls on the Run® is a 501(c)3 positive youth development program which… Continue reading

Support WPIG via Amazon Smile!

When you shop smile.amazon.com, Amazon donates to the charitable organization of your choice.  We invite you to consider supporting the Women’s Philanthropic Investment Group of Seattle!  Here’s how to shop (and give!) with… Continue reading

Volunteering at Food Lifeline!!

This week, a group of 6 WPIG members met at Seattle’s Food Lifeline warehouse to repackage donated food for distribution to Western Washington’s many food banks. In two hours, our members repackaged 600… Continue reading

Healthy Relationships

February was Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. It is a national effort to raise awareness and protect teens from violence. We believe it is important to be aware of Teen Dating Violence all… Continue reading

February is International Boost Self-Esteem Month!

February is International Boost Self-Esteem Month.  Increasingly, teens seem to be at the forefront of any discussion involving self-esteem.  Here are 11 facts you may not know about Teens and Self Esteem: Low… Continue reading

Holiday Stockings for Homeless Children

The Coast Guard Family and Friends Holiday Stockings  The Holiday Stockings program is run by an all-volunteer Board of Directors that is comprised primarily wives of retired and active duty Coast Guard personal and… Continue reading

Volunteering at Food Lifeline

  On November 18th WPIG members volunteered at Food Lifeline‘s large South Seattle Volunteer Repack Center.  Food Lifeline is a fantastic local organization working to end hunger.  Food Lifeline stocks the shelves and fills… Continue reading