The Adventures of Meerkat Girl: Altruism v. Desk

by Alyssa Armbruster I volunteer at Memorial Hospital.  Every Sunday evening I man my desk doing important volunteer things.  I sit at my creaky, metal desk that holds the secrets to the universe… or a pack of playing cards, assorted graham crackers and a couple of crosswords.  It also contains my precious clock out sheet Read more about The Adventures of Meerkat Girl: Altruism v. Desk[…]

Amazing Childbirth Education Classes!

I just wanted to let you know, that my husband and I took the childbirth class on Saturday with Lindsey as our instructor. I just thought you should know what an amazing job she did. As a teacher myself, I can be very critical of people who “teach” classes. I was very pleasantly surprised at Read more about Amazing Childbirth Education Classes![…]

Accent Tours Haunted Bus Tour October 28

Accent Tours Haunted Bus Tour  October 28 Ride the Haunted Yakima Bus Tour on Sunday October 28th in support of breast cancer awareness.  There will a family tour 1-4 pm and and adult (scary) tour 5-8 pm.  Call 575-3949 to reserve your seats.         Proceeds will benefit local breast cancer awareness and Read more about Accent Tours Haunted Bus Tour October 28[…]

Extra-Life Fundraiser 24hour Gaming marathon to benefit Children’s Miracle network

On Saturday, Oct the 20th the Children’s Miracle Network will be holding their 5th annual “Extra-Life” fundraiser, a 24 hour world-wide gaming marathon. Not content to sit at home on the couch and throw a few dollars to charity, a local club has sponsored a team, a team the likes of which the world has Read more about Extra-Life Fundraiser 24hour Gaming marathon to benefit Children’s Miracle network[…]