This week our Community Health Plan of Washington Medical Management team volunteered at @nwharvestteenboard Cherry Street Food Bank! Northwest Harvest provides over 2 million meals every month across their network of 380+ food banks, meal programs and high-need schools across the state. They are the only nonprofit food bank distributor operating statewide in Washington and we are proud to volunteer our time at their food banks! #volunteer #nonprofit #foodbank
On Monday, our Public Policy team volunteered in the Treehouse Wearhouse. They sorted and tagged donated clothing and school supplies for the free Treehouse store! @communityhealthplanwashington loves all the work that Treehouse does for foster children in Washington and we are regular volunteers at their organization! #treehouse #treehouseforkids #treehousewearhouse #foster
Last week, a few of our Community Health Plan of Washington HR employees used their community volunteer hours to work at Northwest Harvest. Northwest Harvest can feed a family of three a nutritious meal for just 67 cents and more than 90 cents of every dollar donated goes directly toward food distribution! Want to do some good this holiday season but don't know where to start? You can donate your time or money to Northwest Harvest! http://www.northwestharvest.org/donate #give #thanksgiving…
Our Medical Management team volunteered at YouthCare today! They helped prepare a balanced lunch to feed a couple dozen homeless or at risk youth that came through the Orion center. Thank you to those who volunteered and for helping live the CHPW mission!
Last week, our CHPW executive leadership team volunteered their time at the @nwharvestteenboard Cherry Street facility. On their way to Northwest Harvest, they got stuck on an elevator for 45 minutes! They were able to help out at the food bank for about 3 hours, helping clients get food and the organizing the food for the next shift of volunteers. They really enjoyed the experience and were very impressed with the organization of the operation!
The CHPW Wellness Committee volunteered their time at the Treehouse Wearhouse! The Wearhouse is a free store where more than foster children and their caregivers can shop for new and like-new clothing, shoes, school supplies and more!
Last week, our CHPW Care Improvement Team volunteered at the @wellspringfs Toy Shop for the 3rd year in a row! Each November and December, hundreds of people donate new toys, books, clothes, gift cards or money to help stock the Holiday Toy Room. Hundreds of families are then invited to select gift toys and games for their children! Wellspring expects about 1,000 children and families to benefit from these services throughout the holiday season. #GivingTogether #SpreadJoy
Some of our employees are volunteering their time at the today in Everett! They are partnering with to renovate a house for a foster family and are moving furniture, gardening and painting the interior.
Some @communityhealthplanwashington Customer Experience employees volunteered their time at the #YouthCare James W. Ray Orion Center kitchen! According to YouthCare, "Meals at the Orion Center don't just help youth on the street keep body and soul together: they're key to our staying in touch with them, building trust, and providing services." CHPW employees have volunteered several times at the kitchen this year and we can't wait to volunteer again!
Earlier this week, the @communityhealthplanwashington Pharmacy Department volunteered with OPERATION: Sack Lunch to prepare and serve free meals! Approximately 100 meals were served and the gratitude for their service was humbling. According to the Pharmacy staff, "It was an exciting and fulfilling project being able to work together as a team to make such a meaningful difference in people’s lives here in Seattle."
Last Thursday, several @CommunityHealthPlanWashington managers volunteered their time at the @_FareStart Guest Chef Night! Farestart is a culinary job training and placement program for homeless and disadvantaged individuals. Every Thursday night, a different Guest Chef works with the students to prepare a three-course meal for 200+ guests served at the FareStart Restaurant. Guest Chef nights typically raise between $5,000-$11,000 for FareStart’s programs and since 1994, Guest Chef Night…
The @communityhealthplanwashington Claims Support team volunteered their time at OPERATION: Sack Lunch on Monday. They used their volunteer hours to prepare and serve food for the homeless in downtown Seattle. Homelessness has been declared an emergency siuation in the city of Seattle and CHPW wants to do our part to help! #operationsacklunch #homeless #seattle