Posts Tagged ‘seattle’

Color of Hope Benefit Luncheon

October 18th, 2016.

Art with Heart’s annual Color of Hope Benefit Luncheon is a remarkable event, each year bringing together more than 350 prominent members of the Seattle community for an afternoon focused on improving the lives of children dealing with hardship, illness, difficult transitions, and other issues through creative expression. Click here to view event details!   […read more…]

Welcome to Draw It Out Training

August 26th, 2016.

Let me set the scene for you: On September 15th, at 8:30 in the morning, in an otherwise clinical room, you see a translucent green bowl filled with markers, glue, glitter pens, and Post-it flags. At each chair is a beautiful copy of Draw It Out, a workbook for kids you’ve heard about from a[…read more…]

Kelly Dobelstein, a trained mental health therapist, is the latest addition to the Art with Heart team. Kelly is passionate about engaging the mental health-care community and providing resources for professionals working with youth and families in the areas of trauma and grief support. Her passion makes her a great fit for her role as[…read more…]

Ryther, a Seattle-based leader in behavioral health services for children and their families, is dedicated to providing innovative, proven therapies that can help children and their parents realize better lives. With such a strong commitment to children, the organization is a great fit for Art with Heart programming. We have loved hosting our current Chill[…read more…]

Draw it Out Inspires Trust

November 26th, 2014.

Sarah was eight years old when she experienced a painful separation from her parents due to their substance abuse. Now 11, Sarah has lived in several different foster homes and along the way, developed a severe inability to trust. Sarah was grieving the loss of being with her mom and dad, as well as the[…read more…]

Over 200 Art with Heart supporters gathered in Seattle last week at the eighth annual Color of Hope Benefit Luncheon raising almost $176,000 to help children in crisis. The event, emceed by Director of Side-by-Side JJ Kissinger, featured moving speeches and stories from Art with Heart leadership and guest speakers. It was a celebration of[…read more…]

We are happy to announce new volunteer positions working with children and in the Art with Heart office for the upcoming school year! Our volunteers are crucial to our organization and we absolutely LOVE them. We cannot begin to express the gratitude we have for those who donate their time to help us reach more kids.[…read more…]

The children of First Place have been through a lot. A K-6 charter school, First Place supports students who are living in poverty and homelessness to rise above their circumstances through education. Knowing the traumatic experiences their students face, the school is committed to serving in a manner that recognizes the dignity and self-esteem of[…read more…]

WHERE: Acme Bowl, 100 Andover Park West, Tukwila, WA WHEN: Thursday, May 15 | 6-9PM Join our friends at Pacific Printing Industries Association (PPI) as they celebrate the positive impact PRINT has on us all! What could be better than raising a glass, throwing a strike, and winning raffle gifts with friends in PRINT? Doing[…read more…]