June 16, 2020, we celebrated the first housing and shelter program in South King County offering wraparound services for youth and young adults experiencing homelessness.
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Thank you for joining us to celebrate Arcadia! If you were unable to attend the event, you can watch the recorded video below to learn about the first housing and shelter program in South King County that integrates wrap-around services for homeless youth and young adults, such as individualized case management and primary and behavioral health care on-site.
Thank you to all of our staff who made this event possible:
Caress Pina, Accelerator YMCA, Case Manager
Diane Dewbry, YMCA of Greater Seattle Board of Directors, Treasurer
George Zeno, YMCA of Greater Seattle, Chief Development Officer
Kato Camacho, YMCA of Greater Seattle, Community Growth Manager
Loria Yeadon, YMCA of Greater Seattle, President/CEO
Madison Jaramillo, Accelerator YMCA, Arcadia Shelter and Housing Director
Mark Putnam, Accelerator YMCA, Executive Director
Melissa Pederson, YMCA of Greater Seattle, Director of Development
Michael Jackson, YMCA of Greater Seattle, Director of Development
Thank you to all of our community partners and volunteers who joined us:
Aana Lauckhart, Medina Foundation, Program Officer
Alan Spicciatti, Auburn School District, Superintendent
Andi Smith, Ballmer Group, Executive Director of Washington Programs
Kollin Min, Gate Foundation, Senior Program Officer of the Pacific Northwest
Lori Guilfoyle, Kent Human Services, Human Services Coordinator
Lori Coppenrath, YGS Board Member and Former Nexus Youth and Families Board Member
Nancy Backus, City of Auburn, Mayor
Paul Hollie, Premera Blue Cross, Head of Social Impact Programs
Senator Mona Das, 47th District, Kent, WA, Legislator
Stephen Norman, King County Housing Authority, Executive Director
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Impact Webinar Series
Join us this summer for our free Impact Webinar Series to see your gifts at work. Hear from panelists about their experience on the frontlines and how they are innovating to meet the needs of the community in the current environment.