Blog - Kitsap County

Thank You Hops N' Drops!

February 13 2019

StandUp for Kids - Kitsap County A special "Thank You", to Hops N Drops for a fantastic fundraiser for the second year in a row! Jolynn's efforts offering their customer to partake in a basket raffle was stellar idea.

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Thank You!

January 8 2019

This post was authored by the StandUp For Kids - Kitsap County program. Bremerton Elks Lodge BPOE 1181 Ladies of Elks, a special shout out for your fabulous work during your bingo games in collecting donations for StandUp For Kids - Kitsap County Chapter. We are so grateful for all your efforts. Donation totaled $582.16 Thank You ALL! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ A cold weather drive orchestrated by Sakai Middle School from Bainbridge Island was spectacular. They collected so much that our Executive Director, Margaret Rodriguez, had to use our local storage unit’s truck to pick their donations. Feeling blessed.  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We have no ...

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Thank You Federal Managers Association Chapter 14

December 28 2018

StandUp For Kids - Kitsap County were graciously invited to be a guest of the Federal Managers Association Chapter 14 at Puget Sound Naval Base in Bremerton WA. Wow, what a warm welcome by all.   James Capps FMA, President of this chapter, introduces Margaret Rodriguez, Executive Director for StandUp For Kids - Kitsap County and presents her with a check for $500.00. Donations of food items, clothing and backpacks were brought in by their members as well. An additional $251 in cash were donated during this beautiful Christmas party. Thank you to all the members who made this night a very memorable one.    

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A Special Kitsap County Thank You

September 26 2018

A special thank you to Katrina and her team from Kitsap Tennis And Athletic Center for doing a fantastic job on their food drive. They collected enough food to pack up over 60 bags, which contain over 180 meals, along with 60 snacks. We can't thank you enough for your generosity. We are eternally grateful!

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Our National Conference is Less Than a Month Away!

August 31 2018

The StandUp For Kids National Conference is a highlight of the year, and something you will remember for the rest of your life. It is the biggest effort to bring us together and serve under one big banner. The location of our 2018 conference location will be Atlanta, Georgia, and will run from Friday, September 28 through Sunday September 30. The energy, the excitement, the connections, and the skills are just too important to pass up! Details: Agenda and registration: Find this info at Registration closes September 10. Conference location: The American Hotel, located in Downtown Atlanta, Georgia. The $149/night room block must be booked by September ...

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A Kitsap County Thank You

July 31 2018

A special thank you to Kristal Baker, Owner & CEO of Express Employment Professionals for hosting the most amazing food drive. She was able to recruit over 17 businesses in Kitsap County to join her "Brand It Blue Day", campaign. They were able to filled over 200 food bags for our youths. A big shout out to the Express Employment Professionals team who did a fantastic job.   Local Businesses which collected food for StandUp For Kids through "Brand It Blue Day", are as follows:   AAA Bankers Life Manette Clinic  Raineer Tim Ryan Construction Wartsila Dr. Richie Ashley Furniture Blue Sky Printing Cont. Floral  Silverdale Chamber of ...

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