Volunteering with ReWa!

Last weekend, five WPIG members (and one member’s fiance!) met up at our 2015 charity partner Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWa), grabbed paintbrushes, and repainted much of their preschool’s playground with bright colors donated… Continue reading

WPIG Summer BBQ is July 26th!

WPIG’s summer BBQ Potluck is just around the corner!  Join us on July 26th at South Lake Union Park to bask in the summer sun, eat yummy food and learn about the great… Continue reading

Volunteering with ROOTS Young Adult Shelter

This past Saturday, 10 WPIG women headed over to the U District’s ROOTS Young Adult Shelter to help assemble their quarterly newsletter (folded, sealed and addressed over 1000 copies!).  ROOTS relies heavily on… Continue reading

Volunteering at Solid Ground’s Lettuce Link program

As the sun set over the Rainier Valley on Thursday, April 16th, a group of WPIG gals met up with Scott Behmer, the Farm Coordinator at the Seattle Community Farm. Armed with trowels,… Continue reading

WPIG Member Retreat 2015

Each year WPIG members come together to celebrate our collective annual efforts and bond over the years experiences.  This year WPIG’s annual retreat took us on a fun filled day in downtown Seattle. … Continue reading

ReWA’s Youth Showcase Event

On April 11th, WPIG members volunteered at ReWA’s Youth Showcase. This important annual event highlights the work of students in ReWA’s Youth Program. The event allows students to show their parents and community members what… Continue reading

WPIG Members Volunteer at YouthCare’s Clothes Closet

Time for spring cleaning! On March 9th, WPIG members utilized their organization skills to help sort clothes for YouthCare’s Clothes Closet at YouthCare’s main office in Ravenna. Servicing thousands of homeless youth each year, YouthCare’s continuum of… Continue reading

WPIG’s 2015 Charity Partner is… Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWa)!

The Women’s Philanthropic Investment Group of Seattle is excited to announce our 2015 charity partner: The Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWA)! ReWA is a non-profit, multi-ethnic organization that promotes inclusion, independence, personal leadership, and strong communities by providing… Continue reading

Volunteering with Refugee Women’s Alliance!

WPIG members gathered at the Refugee Women’s Alliance (“ReWa”) office on February 10th to assist in preparations for Annual Refugee and Immigrant Legislative Day. Our volunteers learned about the organization, prepared folders for legislative… Continue reading

Drink Beer to Benefit WPIG!

Thursday, March 19th!  WPIG is partnering with the fantastic crew at Reuben’s Brews for “Thank you Thursday!” From 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM Reuben’s Brews will donate $1 per pint, growler or set of… Continue reading