Shoreline Community College Foundation: 2017-2018 Scholarship Awards Ceremony

May 10

The Shoreline Community College Foundation’s mission is to help students attain success and reduce barriers in their educational and career goals. This mission was on full display at this year’s 2017-2018 Scholarship Achievement Awards. The Foundation handed out scholarships to…

Sip Swirl & Savor, a delicious evening benefiting the Community Colleges of Spokane Foundation at the Mukogawa Fort Wright Institute

Apr 22

Sip Swirl & Savor: Although the evening has greater purpose, its deliciously disguised as a decadent wine dinner with five thoughtful courses precisely paired with remarkable wines. The dinner was planned, prepared and served by the Culinary Arts and Hospitality students with the support of staff.

The Sweetheart’s Ball to Benefit Camp Journey

Apr 8

White is an “inherently positive color”; we were reminded of this by Angie Fagan, a mother who knows firsthand what it means to have a child fighting cancer.  It was also the theme of the night for the Sweetheart’s Ball….

Lilac City Fairy Tales: Weird Sisters

Mar 25

Spokane is home to some fantastic writers, musicians, artists of all kinds…and some weird sisters. This was the theme on March 25 of the latest iteration of Lilac City Fairy Tales, which is the creation of writer Sharma Shields.  …

Doors to Dreams Gala Dinner and Auction Benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Spokane County

Feb 24

In December 2014, The Spokesman-Review reported on the state of graduation rates in area high schools. According to the article, in 2008 a little over 60 percent of Spokane’s high school seniors earned their diploma, with Rogers High School graduating…

25th Chef’s Culinary Classic to benefit Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital

Jan 28

A Party with a Purpose The 25th Chef’s Culinary Classic is focused on children but is tastefully disguised as a delicious culinary experience.  The evening featured six exquisite courses precisely paired with outstanding wines. But make no mistake, this swanky event…

Winter Elegance 2016 Benefit for Project id

Dec 10

I’m going to break some rules. I’m going to get personal. I’m going to use the dreaded “I” word shunned by “them”, the serious writers with objective integrity. See I’m doing it already. And again. Oh my…five times in the…

The 50th Annual Exchange Club Holiday Crab Feed & Benefit Auction to Support the Prevention of Child Abuse

Dec 3

For many of us, the fortunate, the holiday season is a time of celebration and joy. It’s time spent with family and friends. Children with parents and grandparents, and even larger extended families for some. It’s a time of giving,…

The Beyond Pink Designer Bra Fashion Show

Oct 14

There are some parties that are too good to miss, and The Beyond Pink Designer Fashion Show is definitely one of those events. This fundraiser promises to be “The best time you’ll have saving a life” and it delivers on…

Circle of Hope Breakfast Benefiting the Spokane Guild’s School and Neuromuscular Center

Oct 11

  Meet Brooklyn. That’s her in the middle with her parents Brittany and Phil. They are getting ready for breakfast, and Brooklyn is getting ready to speak to all those people behind her. She’s bursting with energy, squirming and wriggling…

Cardboard Box City for Family Promise of North Idaho

Oct 7

I want to ask you to use your imagination for a minute. Imagine you’ve lost your job. Then you lose your home. You have very little money and nowhere to live. You consider yourself fortunate if you’ve been able to…

5th Annual Hoedown for HOPE Benefiting Spokane HOPE

Oct 1

Justin Osmond stands under the lights, holding a violin borrowed from a HOPE school student, his gaze holding the sold-out crowd’s attention at Hoedown 2016. “Where an ordinary man finds an excuse, an extraordinary man finds a way,” he tells…