Blog - Kitsap County

Did You Catch Us on National TV?

July 24 2019

We are excited to announce that our organization was featured on Coffee with America on Saturday, July 13, on stations across the nation. The segment introduced viewers to Atlanta staff member Julie Palmer. Julie beautifully captured the work we do and the youth we serve. Please give it a watch and share it with your friends! Stand Up For Kids from Coffee with America on Vimeo.

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StandUp for Kids Has a New Look

July 24 2019

After nearly thirty years of serving youth in need, we are thrilled to announce that the StandUp for Kids brand had a makeover! Youth-Centered Our new logo captures the awesome potential of young lives when they know care, feel loved, and have the support they need to move quickly from surviving to thriving. Youth are the heart of our organization, so it was important to convey that. The logo is youth-centered, energetic, and a clever evolution of our former look. Proud to be the Purple People Purple often represents wisdom or creativity. To the youth we serve, it represents safety, care, and support. Our kids often call volunteers the Purple People. Youth know they can trust them to get ...

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Thank You Local 282!

June 11 2019

StandUp for Kids - Kitsap County What a surprise from Local 282! This local union, located in Bremerton, has been operating since 1901.  Lisa Anderson is the first female President to represent this honorable union. Lisa presented a check of $750.00 to Margaret Rodriguez, our Executive Director. Thank you to all of their members for choosing StandUp for Kids - Kitsap County. 

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Thank You Fred Meyer Shoppers!

May 28 2019

StandUp for Kids - Kitsap County Thank you to all the customers from Fred Meyer Bremerton that have chosen StandUp for Kids as their charity of choice in the Fred Meyer Rewards Program. We collected $103.50 this quarter! If you are a member of the Rewards Program, please make sure you select us as your charity of choice. It costs you nothing and helps us in our goal to end the cycle of youth homelessness in Kitsap County.

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Thank You Bremerton Ladies Elks Club!

May 24 2019

StandUp for Kids - Kitsap County Thank you once again to the fabulous members from the Bremerton Ladies Elks Club for their generous donation of $1,000.00 dollars. In addition, they hosted a food and hygiene products drive based on our wishlist. Our youth can't thank you all enough!

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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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