- October 2021 Special Collection September 30, 2021
The special collection for October will be Colville Confederated Tribes Fire Victims. Fires this summer impacted the Colville reservation and burned many homes.
Currently, they have three families that have been recently housed in Incheliium and Kartar. They need financial assistance for household items and furniture as well as miscellaneous items needed when you lose everything.
- September 2021 Special Collection August 31, 2021
The Social Justice Coordinating Council has selected Transitions as the not-for-profit for special collection for September 2021.
Transitions is a local non-profit serving women and children in Spokane. Their mission is to work to end poverty and homelessness through 6 programs. These include the following:
Transitional Living Center & Educare
New Leaf Kitchen & Café
Home Yard ...
- August 2021 Special Collection August 3, 2021
Our August special collection is for The Carl Maxey Center.
The Carl Maxey Center Board of Directors is transforming a neglected 1920s building into an African American focused Cultural Center that will be a gathering place for the community, as well as a business and technical hub for the East Central neighborhood.
- July 2021 Special Collection July 1, 2021
Latinos en Spokane facilitates activism, community development and empowerment with Latino immigrants. It has provided culturally appropriate foods, rental assistance and translation services and assisted persons and families with applications for aid and rental assistance during the pandemic. They have advocated with governmental agencies to include immigrants with COVID-19 grants and financial assistance.
Mujeres in Action ...
- June 2021 Special Collection June 15, 2021
Compassionate Addiction Treatment is located downtown and welcomes all people in their Recovery Community including those in all stages of addiction recovery and those thinking about recovery.
- May 2021 Special Collection May 6, 2021
Mid-City Senior Center/Meals on Wheels
Since 1967 Mid-City Senior Center has provided a nutritional and social lifeline for seniors through their downtown meal site in Spokane as well as Meals on Wheels delivery to elderly, disabled home bound seniors. Pre-COVID, the center was open five days a week and provided a warm, inviting, and safe atmosphere ...
- April 2021 April 1, 2021
The special collection for the month of April is the local chapter of the NAACP. The national NAACP approved Spokane’s charter on April 14, 1919. 2019 marked 100 years in the Lilac City.
- February 2021 March 2, 2021
The month of February our special collection will benefit Odyssey Youth Movement. Odyssey Youth Movement promotes equity for LGBTQ+ youth in the Inland Northwest through youth-driven programs and community education.
Odyssey Youth Movement is continuing to promote equity for LGBTQ+ youth through virtual programs and COVID-safe deliveries. Drop-In programs are hosted online four nights a week ...