Category: Donate Goods

  • Valentine’s Day

    posted February 7th, 2019

    Whether you’re treating yourself or someone you love – we have everything you need! We strolled through the aisles at our local Tacoma thrift stores and found these great items to make the day special! 1. Bake Something Sweet Turn a favorite baked good into a heart shaped masterpiece -OR- fill a heart shaped ramekin […]

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  • Top 6 Tips For Maximizing Your Donation

    posted January 2nd, 2019

    Most people start the year out with similar objectives – to eat better, exercise and get your life more organized. With more organization comes less stuff – and more donations for us. Donations come in at full force at the beginning of each New Year and we’re here to show you how to maximize the […]

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  • Success story: Anita Davis (Culinary Program)

    posted December 19th, 2017

    Anita Davis is a single mother raising a grandson with special needs. Seven years ago her life turned upside down when she was diagnosed with a vocal disorder and could no longer work as a receptionist, a job she loved… “So I thought, what could I do where I didn’t have to use my voice […]

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  • Success story: Cliff ( BankWork$ )

    posted November 30th, 2017

    In early 2017 Cliff Ragadio retired after 20 years of Army service and faced a daunting decision – what’s next? At 39, Ragadio wanted to grow beyond the structured life that he had enjoyed since 19, and he still needed the financial capacity to help his children through college.  He wanted room to grow and […]

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  • Success Story: Aileen (Computer & Office Skills)

    posted August 17th, 2017

    Aileen was born, raised and married in the Philippines. When she was 24, her husband found a job in the United States, so they moved with their newborn baby. They had no family nearby, so Aileen, who had worked as a computer programmer, decided it was best if she stayed home to take care of […]

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