Stories with 'community' tag

Foundation’s Chocolate and Bourbon: An Evening of Experiential Tasting

Two of my favorite things coming together–chocolate and bourbon!! Foundation is excited to be partnering with Indi Chocolate and Noble Oak to provide a special class experience to the community, “Chocolate and Bourbon: An Evening of Experiential Tasting”. This expedition, starting in the historic Pike Place Market, will take you and your palate to different […]

/ October 4, 2018

Foundation’s Wining Around With Elsom Cellars

Foundation and Intentionalist are partnering to create class experiences that celebrate the unique stories of some of Seattle’s small business’s and their owners. Our second collaborative experience, Wining around with Elsom Cellars, focuses on some of the finest wines made in the city of Seattle! This interactive class, tour, and tasting, led by Elsom’s winemaker, […]

/ November 15, 2018

Foundation’s Delighting Customers: Using Your Data To Build Loyalty

Are you a small business owner looking for ways to build a more loyal and engaged customer base? Have you fully utilized your business’ data to build effective strategies? We recognize the immense value in repeat customers who are evangelists for your brand, and will empower you with the tools and strategies to better use […]

/ November 2, 2018

Foundation’s Throwing Clay with Curtis: A Class Series with Yu Tang Ceramics

Let’s get our hands dirty, get creative, and build some really cool ceramics pieces!! We are really excited to announce a partnership with Curtis from Yu Tang Ceramics! Curtis is fascinated with the endless expressive possibilities of clay. He is intrigued by the sensory journey taken in ceramics – from the earth as clay, to […]

/ September 26, 2018

Foundation’s Science for Curious Simpletons: Pain in the Brain

In this month’s science class in partnership with Pacific Science Center, we are diving into the world inside of that mind of yours with “Pain the Brain” a Neurological Perspective on Mental Health. In this interactive beginners workshop we will introduce the basics neuroscience and explore the underlying cellular dysfunction that occurs during mental health […]

/ October 10, 2018

Trivia Night with FIUTS and the Evergrey

Form a team at Optimism Brewing with international students, readers of The Evergrey, and community members (the more diverse the better you’ll do) and answer trivia about the world and Seattle at a trivia night coordinated by FIUTS, a nonprofit dedicated to creating cross-cultural communication, in partnership with The Evergrey, a daily newsletter committed to […]

/ October 29, 2018

Foundation’s Crafting Libations with Jared: “Whiskey”

We found one of the biggest spirit and cocktail nerds in Seattle and are thrilled to be partnering with him on the second Monday every month! Interested in learning more about those delicious libations you are so excited to try? October’s theme is “Whiskey”. So let’s get down to business, and drink up, the tun!! […]

/ October 10, 2018

3rd Annual Fall BIG Brewers, BIG Sippers Pub Crawl

Join the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound’s Young Professional Committee for the 3rd annual BIG Brewers BIG Sippers Pub Crawl on SATURDAY NOVEMBER 10th from 2:00-6:00pm. We’ll be crawling through Ballard neighborhood at the local pubs and bars to help raise awareness and funds to create more Big Little mentoring matches in our community. Registration begins at […]

/ October 27, 2018

Foundation’s Giving Back & Helping Others: A Team Volunteering Opportunity

Foundation is creating our own volunteering team to join Seattle Works’ Team Works!! Let’s give back and give love to our community here in Seattle, especially those struggling most. For November’s project, we are visiting the Blaine Center Homeless Ministry run by the Compass Housing Alliance. We will be helping with an assortment of tasks, […]

/ October 15, 2018

Foundation’s Tough Conversations: Negotiating Like a Boss

Let’s face it, for many of us negotiating is UNCOMFORTABLE. We don’t want to be labeled as stingy, pushy, or demanding, but we do want to earn what we’re worth. Tack on nuances like race, culture, gender, structural power, and relational dynamics and we’ve got ourselves a doozy. How do we navigate such complex territory? […]

/ October 10, 2018