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Archive 2018

February 2018

Health and Justice Initiative advocates for patients by challenging systems and policies

Megan Snow says more than 97 percent of Red Cross disaster response is volunteers
Happy Watkins' mark on Spokane is much more than Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream

James Watkins, New Hope’s new pastor, was mentored by his father and predecessor

Martin Luther King commemoration service expresses unity and support

More than 3,000 rally and march for MLK Day 2018 in Spokane

Access 4 All seeks to make Spokane more accessible and welcoming

Sounding Board: Where do we go from here: Chaos or Community? question relevant today


Winters Waters, a program of Sierra ClubUpper Columbia and Center for Environmental Law and Policy, honors 3 journalists.

Editorial Focusing on division silences voices, while marches give people voices

In marching and challenging zoning policies and more we need to keep on...




January 2018

Holy Names Sister Kay Heberling developed treasured relationships with piano students over the years.

Firefighter Kurtis Robinson applies his firefighting skills to working for justice and equality through the NAACP Spokane.
Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center expands programs with move into East Central Community Center

Robert Trimble helps faith community organize interfaith service for MLK Day in Yakima; and other locations celebrate.

Lew and Gloria Hinshaw have an impact on seniors by volunteering as long-term care ombudsmen in Idaho

Brenda Hammond focuses on helping North Idaho children and parents develop secure attachment and relationships

Nichole Bogarosh promotes responsible media consumption as communication professor at Whitworth University

Ildikó Kalapács creates sculpture for local destination site to help people heal from war, abuse and trauma.

EWLC - Jan 27 Five bishops and regional church leaders will join in a panel discussion on “Framing Faithful Discourse for the Common Good” for the 2018 Eastern Washington Legislative Conference,

Poor People’s Campaign is a way to continue to reach out to those who fall


It is our obligation to keep hope alive if we are to be fully human


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