Posts Tagged ‘events’

King County Food Drive – Thank You!

The Federal Detention Center, in Sea-Tac, graciously combined efforts with their staff and inmates to donate a whopping sixteen boxes of food for victims of crime in King County! Food items are being sorted and distributed to families in need by our King County Victim Services Coordinator, Colleen Ingalls. For their effort and generosity, we…

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John Keister + The MV Skansonia + Great Auction Items

Last year we held our first ever “An Evening to Remember” auction event, and a fabulous time was had by all.  This year’s auction is shaping up to be even bigger and better! Victim Support Services is thrilled to announce that Northwest comedic icon John Keister will appear, shall we say, “totally live” as our emcee and…

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National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims

Last Wednesday, September 25th was National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims.  In 2007, Congress designated Sept. 25 as the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims.  Robert and Charlotte Hullinger, of Cincinnati, formed Parents of Murdered Children following the 1978 murder of their 19-year-old daughter, Lisa, while she was studying in Germany. The annual day of observance…

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9th Annual Golf Tournament Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Victim Support Services 9th Annual Golf Tournament.  Thank you to everyone who participated for helping make this such a successful event.  With your help we were able to raise $22,352 to support our services.  We look forward to seeing you all again next year!

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Voices of Victims Breakfast – Thank You for Your Support

We held our annual Voices of Victims Breakfast fundraiser on February 27, 2013 at the Tulalip Resort Casino.  A big thanks to our speakers, Dan Satterberg, Myrle Carner, Tom Cox, Jan Stivers, and Pam & Richard Wilson. At our final tally, with your support we were able to raise $37,896 which allows us to continue…

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Voices of Victims Breakfast Fundraiser

Our annual Voices of Victims Breakfast at the Tulalip Resort Casino is coming up on February 27th.  We will have special guest survivors of homicide share their stories, and our emcee will be Myrle Carner, Director of Law Enforcement Services for Crime Stoppers and Puget Sound Spokesperson for Q13’s Washington’s Most Wanted.  You can RSVP…

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Annual Candlelight Remembrance

Please join Families and Friends while we gather with survivors, in love and remembrance.  We will be lighting candles in memory of loved ones lost to homicide and remembering each of them in a special way.  Everyone is welcome to bring stories, poems, and pictures to be shared. If you would like your loved ones photo…

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Charity Auction – An Evening to Remember

On November 3, 2012 Families and Friends hosted our first annual Charity Auction & Wine tasting at Seattle Wine Storage.  We are pleased to announce that the event was a huge success!  We learned a lot about putting on an auction, and look forward to an even bigger and better event next year.  A huge…

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