Archive for December 2012

Goodsearch – An Easy Way to Support Us

You can support Families & Friends without leaving your computer.  It only takes a few seconds to register.  Goodsearch is a tool that gives back for each search you make using their site.  If you are already planning to shop online, consider shopping through the Goodshop Mall.  There are hundreds of great stores like Amazon.com, Best…

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Coat Drive Update

For those who missed the story last month, Tonja Jones collects coats for local homeless shelters every year to be delivered on December 10th, her nephew Derrick’s birthday, who was murdered in 2009.  Tonja was able to deliver 203 cozy warm coats to the local Men’s & Women’s Missions.  There were . 91 women’s coats, 69…

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Crime Stoppers

Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound has been helping solve crimes since 1988 by bringing together law enforcement and members of the community.  By using Crime Stoppers, law enforcement is able to reach out to community members using media to ask for help when they need information on a case.  Sometimes community members can be reluctant…

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Coping Through the Holidays – Find what works for you

The signs of the holidays are here. The Christmas tree displayed downtown, holiday lights shining ever so brightly, holiday music  playing, numerous presents to buy and wrap  all of which can be very stressful.  Add on Also all the cleaning, cooking, and prepping the house for those relatives you see once a year.  When holiday…

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