Safe Sitter classes teach boys and girls safe, nurturing childcare techniques

Safe Sitter classes teach boys and girls safe, nurturing childcare techniques Memorial Family of Services is offering a series of one-day Safe Sitter classes for boys and girls, ages 11-13, to learn safe and nurturing childcare techniques. Students will gain behavior management skills and learn how to handle emergencies when caring for children. Instruction includes Read more about Safe Sitter classes teach boys and girls safe, nurturing childcare techniques[…]

Memorial wins a 2016 Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Award

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital wins a 2016 Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Award Honored for commitment to health care environmental stewardship. YAKIMA, WA. – Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital has been awarded the Partner Recognition Award from Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading health care community dedicated to transforming health care worldwide so that it reduces its environmental Read more about Memorial wins a 2016 Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence Award[…]

An Incredibly Personal Story

Recently, I met a wonderful mother who shared an incredibly personal story about her child with Downs Syndrome.  She spoke of the fear of the unknown, then the support of Memorial’s Pediatric Nurses, the After Baby Comes (ABC) clinic and still, to this day, the important work of Children’s Village – all of which helped Read more about An Incredibly Personal Story[…]

A Unique And Charming Shop

The Gift Shop at Memorial is a unique and charming shop that has a wondrous supply of items that are simply irresistible!  The shop offers a wide array of gift items, books, notecards, a changing assortment of gourmet foods, and always has a fresh supply of flowers and floral arrangements. The Gift Shop is a Read more about A Unique And Charming Shop[…]

Nights of Talent and Generosity

  As a newcomer to The Memorial Foundation and high school pageants, I wasn’t entirely sure what I was getting myself into. I knew it was: 1) YouthWorks girls and boys coordinating the selection of contestants by their teachers, advisors and YouthWorks coordinators. 2) Money being raised for The Memorial Foundation. 3) A pageant night Read more about Nights of Talent and Generosity[…]

Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run and Show-n-Shine Saturday, May 21

Reckin’ Crue partners with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and The Memorial Foundation to raise money for health care needs of Yakima Valley children YAKIMA – The not-for-profit Reckin’ Crue Inc. will host the third annual Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run and Show-n-Shine Saturday, May 21, at River Ridge Golf Course Read more about Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run and Show-n-Shine Saturday, May 21[…]

You are one bid away from a Sounders VIP experience >>

Soak up the excitement of a Sounders home game in the comfort of a luxury suite at CenturyLink Field, complete with snacks and parking passes!  Bidding for this unique online auction is going on now and will conclude on Saturday, May 21. Proceeds from the auction will go to The Memorial Foundation to benefit Children’s Read more about You are one bid away from a Sounders VIP experience >>[…]

You are one bid away from a Seahawks VIP suite >>

Soak up the excitement of a Seahawks home game in the comfort of a luxury suite at CenturyLink Field, complete with snacks and parking passes!  Bidding for this unique online auction is going on now and will conclude on Saturday, May 21. Proceeds from the auction will go to The Memorial Foundation to benefit Children’s Read more about You are one bid away from a Seahawks VIP suite >>[…]

Memorial offers class to learn infant CPR, May 19

  Memorial offers class to learn infant CPR May 19, 2016 Unintentional choking and suffocation are the leading causes of all injury deaths for infants under one year of age. Being prepared for such an emergency can make all the difference. Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital is offering an opportunity for parents and caregivers of infants Read more about Memorial offers class to learn infant CPR, May 19[…]

Thank You Memorial Family of Services Employees!

The 2016 Memorial Family of Services Employee Giving Campaign is well underway.   Our “family campaign” is an employee-led opportunity for all employees to join together to advance the mission of the Memorial Family of Services. As the office that processes incoming gifts (yes, we view donations as gifts!), The Memorial Foundation has been receiving volumes Read more about Thank You Memorial Family of Services Employees![…]