CALENDAR OF GIVING
Once again the team at Lionfish celebrates our client and vendor partnerships by selecting 12 charities to recognize for their ongoing efforts to make a difference in the world locally and around the globe. Congratulations and thanks to our 2018 selects.
The Rotary Whidbey Westside
Whidbey Westside is part of the 1.2 million Rotarians around the world who work together to create positive, lasting change in their communities and around the world. From roadside clean-ups to assisting youth centers, camps and equipment for local sports teams and much needed toiles to the small community of Arush Tunisia, Whidbey Westside is making a difference every day.
American Heart Association
February is National Heart Month. The American Heart Association has been a champion at fighting the challenges of heart disease since 1924. Their mission: to build healthier lives, free of cardiovscualr disease and stroke. Working with over 22.5 million donors, they provide public health education, including the importance of healthy lifestyles, CPR education training, science-based treatment guidelines to healthcare professionals, and work to educate lawmakers, policymakers and the public, advocate for changes that protect and improve the health of our communities. LEARN MORE >
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the ACS has 12 chartered Divisions, more than 900 local offices nationwide, and a presence in more than 5,100 communities.
Pasado's Safe Haven
Pasado’s Safe Haven is one of the premier animal rescue organizations in the United States, dedicated to 24-hour rescue and rehabilitation of dogs, cats and farm animals. Their mission is to fill the voids left unanswered by area shelters by serving those animals who fall through the cracks.
Make a Wish
Tens of thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters advance the Make-A-Wish® vision to grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a critical illness. In the United States and its territories, on average, a wish is granted every 34 minutes. They believe a wish experience can be a game-changer. This one belief guides them and inspires them to grant wishes that change the lives of the kids they serve.
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Their network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world, through five key service areas: Disaster Relief, Support of American Military Families, Lifesaving Blood, Health and Safety Services and International humanitarian services.
World Wildlife Fund
World Wildlife Fund is the world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by more than one million members in the United States and close to five million globally. WWF's unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature. Their mission: to conserve nature and reduce the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth. LEARN MORE >
Union Gospel Mission
Seattle's Union Gospel Mission is a passionate community of people whose mission is to serve, rescue, and transform those in greatest need by providing 24/7, 360-degree support services for homeless people in King County. They seek to be a consistent friend, building relationships and trust. Their goal: to inspire hope, bring healing, and point people to a new life through Jesus Christ. LEARN MORE >
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue
The goal of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue is to inspire & enable all young people, especially those who need them most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens.
Their dedicated staff in 12 clubs across Bellevue provide over 11,000 youth a positive place focused on helping them achieve academic success, build good character and citizenship and live healthy lifes. LEARN MORE >
Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care women, men, and young people. It is also the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to them for your health care. Most birth control, annual exams, HIV testing, and STD testing will be covered for free, with no copay.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
JDRF is focused on improving lives and curing Type 1 Diabetes JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Their strength lies in their exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D.
Their Vision: A world without type 1 diabetes.
Their Mission: Accelerating life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat T1D and its complications LEARN MORE >
Doctors without Borders
Doctors without Borders help people worldwide where the need is greatest, delivering emergency medical aid to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care. Bringing medical aid where it is needed most. Independent. Neutral. Impartial. LEARN MORE >