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  • Unsung Hero Include Two Kinship Caregivers - February 20, 2015
    Linda and Becky Porter received an Unsung Hero Award by the Children’s Trust Fund of Washington and Seattle’s Child.
  • 12 Annual WA State Voices of Children –Raised by Grandparents and Other Relatives Contest Now On – Deadline April 1, 2015
    Children who live with a grandparent, aunt, uncle or other relative have much to tell us about what this experience means to them.  The Voices of Children Raised by Grandparents and Other Relatives  is a contest for children in Washington State who are being raised either now or in the past by a relative other than their parents.  Attached is the flyer and contest entry form with information about the contest, ages of participation, rules and the really great prizes!  All entries must be submitted or postmarked by April 1, 2015.
  • The Seattle Mariners invite all DSHS staff, their friends and family to come out to Safeco Field on Sunday, April 26th.
    The Mariners take on the Minnesota Twins at 1:10 p.m.  The game is part of the kick-off of National Foster Care Month and Kinship Caregiver Day. All employees, friends and family are able to take advantage of the discounted tickets for this game. Join us at the ballpark! Purchase tickets at:  www.Mariners.com/WeAreFamily  Click here for more information.