The last two years brought the greatest challenges many of us have faced in our lives and we are so proud of how our NE Seattle community met those challenges. Those of us on LCHP Team feel immense gratitude to everyone who went out of their way to make donations to provide holiday gift support […]Read More
In the News: Lake City Holiday Project
The Lake City Holiday Project has been collecting gifts for needy children since the mid 1980s. On the latest @TMobile Your Voices, @KIRO7Seattle spoke to the organizers who have been working for months to bring holiday cheer.Read More
NE Seattle Community and Holiday CARE
This long-time project usually is bustling with loaded up holiday gifts and volunteers scrambling to get family orders together. Donors are usually happily organizing gift donations with their families and friends. Then Covid 19 arrived and those who CARE, have shifted to card gifts for those in our community in need. This is the second […]Read More
Clock ticking for Holiday CARE
December 1 reminder: gotta’ green tag? Got your coffee, got your beer? These are ‘1/2 off’ opportunities, along with supporting families in the NE Seattle community. Kaffeeklatch, Watershed, Hellbent Brewing, and both Cafe Javasti stores are supporting families in need this season. Thanks for the CARE to your community. We appreciate the community spirit and […]Read More
The 2021 Lake City Holiday Project is Here!
Last year, the Lake City Holiday Project made a paradigm shift in the way we run our program in response to the public health emergency that, now a year later, continues to profoundly impact our lives. We will never forget how completely our community embraced this change and we feel immense gratitude to everyone who […]Read More
Holiday CARE: Thank You NE Seattle!
When we first started discussing the changes we needed to make for the 2020 Lake City Holiday Project (way back in June) we had high hopes that the outcome would be successful. This project has been running in NE Seattle for more than 30 years and we have gotten to know the character of our […]Read More
We did it!
With an inspiring display of community spirit, the residents of NE Seattle have come together in 2020 to provide needy children with a little brighter holiday season. Thank you to everyone who sponsored children or donated money to our gift card fund. Watch this space in the coming weeks as we strive to recognize everyone […]Read More
Different Times, Different Holiday CARE
In the decades of NE Seattle holiday support, we’ve never factored in a pandemic, thankfully. But here we are and we still have goals and an infrastructure of CARE, to support families in need during the holiday season. The pictures here provide the steps to help our neighbors and for a refresher, how we used […]Read More
As the holiday season gets further into the rear view mirror, a few observations from the elves at the Lake City Holiday Project. With several events held and gifts distributed to clients throughout NE Seattle, its important to note the many people who share small acts of kindness for those in need. CARE, if you […]Read More
All hands in for LCHP
Each holiday season our project relies on the caring hearts of many people and organizations. ASB’s teacher Mark Dougherty is one such partner (‘thanks’ to Ms Uhlman and Ms.Wegener too) The Lake City Holiday Project contact is one of three 5th grade teachers at the school. It’s a teachable moment in care for the other. […]Read More