Celebrate the greatness of staff, volunteers and supporters who empower children and youth in the foster care system every day through advocacy in court, legislative action, and preparedness for independent living. Join us on Wednesday, September 27th and discover the greatness within and around you. Motivational speaker, foster care expert, and rapping dad, Derek Clark will share his story of passion and perseverance. Doors open at 11:30 and program starts promptly at 12:00.
A special thanks to our sponsors, who’ve made this event possible: Columbia Credit Union, The Vancouver Clinic, Corwin Beverage, Providence Health and Services, JD Fulwiler and Co. Insurance, When the Shoe Fits, Boeing, Erik Runyan Jewelers, Heritage Bank, Kaiser Permanente, Legacy Salmon Creek, Columbia Bank, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, Waste Connections, The Al Angelo Company, Tidewater Transportation & Terminals, Dick Hannah, The Columbian, Vancouver Business Journal, inici group, Inc., Scott | Edwards Architecture, LLP, and The Community Foundation of Southwest Washington.
Few spots remain for a private tour of the exhibit at the Portland Art Museum, dinner at Headwaters with Basel Cellars winemaker and wines, a night at The Paramount Hotel, and a shopping trip to Nordstrom the next day! – all in support of YWCA Clark County.