Lobby Days

9/15/2015 in Category

This is a letter to the many foster children and youth I have had the privilege of knowing over the past few years. I have been changed, and am forever grateful.

Sitting next to you and your

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“Your seat on the bus”

9/6/2015 in Category

“Welcome to the team…here’s your seat on the bus."

A few weeks ago we welcomed our newest City Life staff, Jonah Ssebegala, as the Tillicum Youth & Family Center Director. Right away Jonah jumped

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1 Mile = A World Away

8/24/2015 in Category

“Is there a Vietnamese Church in Tacoma?”

Recently I received a text from a foster parent asking if we knew any Vietnamese churches in the area. The foster youth in her home, Jackie, was feeling

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Let Youth Lead: Practical Steps for Empowerment

8/3/2015 in Category

4 weeks ago, at the start of our first camp for the summer, Doug Jonson got a call from home that demanded his presence immediately.

A teachable moment

In the wake of Doug’s absence, someone

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Parents… Your Voice Matters

7/14/2015 in Category

“I can’t talk to my mom anymore! I told her that I was interested in girls (and boys) and she flew off the handle” - Sienna sent this comment to a leader just a few days after camp.

Three years

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