Entries by Jessica Lightheart

Sharing Lives: 2020 Summer Issue

Thank You! Your Generosity is Making a Difference! The past few months have been filled with challenges, anxiety and uncertainty for everyone. For the clients and families we serve, barriers to housing and access to nutritious meals have been worsened by the struggling economy, with thousands of our local neighbors unemployed. As an organization, we […]

Virtual “Soup Week” Coming Oct. 5 to 11

As we have made the decision to cancel this year’s Soup’s On! event, we are offering an alternate way to support Share: Soup Week! (a spin-off on the popular TV series ‘Shark Week’). This week-long, virtual fundraiser is vital as the soup is still on at our Hot Meals program and our Housing Navigators continue […]

“Let’s Talk! A Share the Love Event” Webinar

This year, we went virtual for our annual meeting … and you can watch it below! The virtual event was held on June 2, 2020. Our Event Moderators: Matthew Lennick, a pharmacy leader for Kaiser Permanente committed to service in healthcare and the community. Elizabeth Fitzgearld, who is Executive Director at Clark County Volunteer Lawyers […]

Check Out Our Gala Dress Rehearsal!

Welcome to our virtual Gala Dress Rehearsal! On April 25 (the original date of our gala), we provided a sneak peek on Facebook at our Dynamic Duos, who will be performing live at our “There’s No Business Like Share Business” gala which has been rescheduled to August 8. Each video is wonderfully creative and delightful […]

Sharing Lives: 2020 Spring Edition

Please note this edition was published at the end of March 2020. Updates to Share’s response to the COVID-19 crisis can be viewed by clicking here. We Care About Our Community: How Share is Facing Coronavirus As coronavirus continues to dominate the news, we want to assure you that Share is focused on our mission […]

Sharing Lives: 2019 Holiday Edition

Talkin’ Trash Program Honored with Innovation Award + Grant for a New Truck Share’s Talkin’ Trash program has a fun name, a cute mascot and continues to be recognized by our community as both an innovative and successful initiative. In September, we were honored to be recognized by the Nonprofit Network of Southwest Washington for […]

Sharing Lives: 2019 Fall Edition

How do you apply for a job or fill out a rental application without a photo ID? Having a valid piece of identification (ID) is a necessity that many of us take for granted. For many adults, the responsibilities of renewing one’s driver’s license or filling in a Social Security number for a job application […]