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Classes and Events This Week

Events for November 10 – 16   Mon Nov 11 1:00 pm Diabetes Prevention Alumni Group Memorial’s Education Center 2506 West Nob Hill Blvd. Yakima Ends @ 2:00     Group meets the 2nd Monday of every month to discuss a variety of health topics. No registration necessary except for the grocery store tour. Please call to register. Read more about Classes and Events This Week[…]

Mihaela Petrea Mother to Radu Leon

My son was having a rough time at school. We were looking for resources to help, and heard about a group at Children’s Village to help parents and children. During our first visit to Children’s Village we found out about early education and different programs to help our son. The parent support group Holland has Read more about Mihaela Petrea Mother to Radu Leon[…]

Halloween at the Village

Children’s Village hosted a first Trunk-or-Treat on Halloween for children with special needs and their families! Over 200 witches, firemen, princesses, unicorns, super heroes and many other characters enjoyed visiting trunks, playing games and decorating pumpkins. Many thanks to our amazing parent volunteers, Walgreens, GESA Credit Union, Tree Top, Selah High School Sign Language class Read more about Halloween at the Village[…]

Fifth Annual Buddy Walk at Children’s Village!

On Saturday, October 19, over 100 children and family members gathered for the Fifth Annual Buddy Walk at Children’s Village!  It was a great time (despite the weather!) to connect with, and celebrate people with Down syndrome.  Many volunteers made our event extra special, including: the Eisenhower High School Photography club, cheerleaders and mascot. Miss Read more about Fifth Annual Buddy Walk at Children’s Village![…]

10 years of Pepsi and Wray’s partner to support Children’s Village

A portion of Pepsi products sold Memorial Day to Labor Day at all Wray’s Market Fresh IGA stores is donated to support the special health care needs of children served at Children’s Village.  A grand total of $25,205 has been raised over the 10 years of this fundraiser! Children’s Village serves 6,000 children with special Read more about 10 years of Pepsi and Wray’s partner to support Children’s Village[…]

Memorial Foundation Newsletter October 2019

  Nico’s ABA Class Applied Behavior Analysis class (ABA).  When Alma and her son Nico walked through the door of the classroom, they were warmly greeted by behavior technicians Kaecey Lockridge and Omar Luna. Throughout class time, Kaecey and Omar helped Nico practice making eye contact and articulating words.  Nico practiced eye contact by rolling Read more about Memorial Foundation Newsletter October 2019[…]

Changing Lives – Making Impact

Children’s Village is truly changing lives! This summer, a child completed applied behavior analysis therapy – an intense behavior therapy for children with autism. The family recently shared how thrilled they are with the interventions and response that their child received from the team at Children’s Village.  Because of the child’s high functioning autism, the Read more about Changing Lives – Making Impact[…]