Stories with 'community' tag

Foundation’s La Cocina School’s Chicken Mole Class

It’s chicken mole time!! Foundation is proud and excited to be partnering with El Centro de la Raza to offer a fantastically fun Saturday cooking extravaganza — La Cocina School’s Chicken Mole. All proceeds of this community class go to fund El Centro de la Raza’s Senior programs. The mole comes from the southern region of […]

/ October 17, 2018

Foundation’s Miro Dreams of Tea: A Tea 101 Class

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 first collaborative experience, Miro Dreams of Tea: A Tea 101 Class, focuses on Jeannie Liu, the founder of Miro Tea!! This interactive class and tasting, for both the experienced tea connoisseur and […]

/ October 10, 2018

Foundation’s Re-Discover What You Love (and Why)

There is something to be said about the purity of the creativity and curiosity we had when we were younger. It’s time to rekindle and respark that spirit in each of us!!! Did you forget that writing angsty love songs lights up your rock n roll heart? Has the day job squashed your desire to […]

/ August 20, 2018

Foundation’s PNW Nature Trivia Night with The Wilderness Society

Once a month, Foundation partners with The Collective and a local nonprofit to host a fun, laugh-filled, themed trivia night to bring the community together around learning, prizes, and an important local cause. In October, we are highlighting The Wilderness Society!! Get ready for an exciting evening of challenging trivia questions all about the wild […]

/ October 11, 2018

Science for Curious Simpletons: Astronomy in the Planetarium

Have you ever looked up at the night’s sky in complete awe and wonder?!? Foundation and PacSci are excited to announce a new event series: “Science for Curious Simpletons”. These fun science classes will be hosted in different venues throughout Seattle and will feature local scientists teaching the ins and outs of their fields of study. […]

/ September 12, 2018

Foundation’s Sharing Passions: Hanging Plants, a Kokedama Workshop

In October’s rendition of “Sharing Passions”, we are excited to bring in the crew from Urban Sprouts for a night all about plants! Led by one of the most passionate plant lovers I’ve ever met, Nick will guide us through a workshop where we get to build our own kokedamas. Kokedamas are those beautiful hanging […]

/ September 20, 2018

Art of the Side Hustle: how to make a living doing what you love

Let’s face it—we’re all affected by Seattle’s rising cost of living and competitive job market. In an age where full-time work can be dog-eat-dog or downright uninspiring, there is a better way.  The secret weapon for the broke and bored, the side hustle can help advance your career, bring in some extra cash, or even find […]

/ September 12, 2018

Foundation’s Ales & Tales: Local Stories of Inspiration featuring Monica Guzman

In October’s edition of Ales & Tales: Local Stories of Inspiration–an event that gathers the community around a local, inspiring story–we are going to sit down with one of the most passionate and driven community builders I have met in Seattle…Monica Guzman! “The Evergrey is a digital news publication that helps Seattleites make the most […]

/ September 24, 2018

Crafting Libations with Jared: “Gin”

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 “Gin”. Jared will guide us through the juniper hills and valleys of […]

/ September 12, 2018

An Evening of Seattle History: Bad Traffic and Terrible Dating

You voted, and now comes our first rendition of An Evening of Seattle History “Bad Traffic and Terrible Dating”! Led by our own local Jordan Hanssen, get ready for a fun night of learning about our own backyard! With a sweeping cascade of information and a tidal wave of context, local rowboat based tour guide, […]

/ September 12, 2018