WE thank you

Harvests, holidays, school time and home are essentials in life. Thank you for donating to our 2021 Give BIG effort that helps keep our community humming. Each of these 2020 project challenges were met and we count on donor interest in the year-in, year-out work happening to support care in our community. Shelter food donations […]

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Business of caring and CARE

The Lake City community is as challenged as any during these difficult times. With a large population of people living outside in the business district, local business owners are challenged with the difficult conditions on the ground.What to do? With a strong ‘center of the community’ location, Kaffeeklatsch Bakery in Lake City is reaching out […]

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Thanks Stryder, for CARE

It’s a difficult task, to age and have friends, family, young and old, come and go, passing on, way too young or living a life with too much pain. Experiencing loved ones passing anytime but especially in a season of love and care, not only highlights the season itself but embraces many, like my friend […]

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Kaleidoscope of CARE in Meadowbrook

Urban gardening and food security are important positive and promising trends here in Seattle and around the country. You can see it here with the MCGO project in Meadowbrook.  Begun in 2010, the MCGO concept is active and has actual citizen commitment behind them. FOR years! With the March 2020 madness of Covid, MCGO figured […]

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Give BIG 2020, CARE to match?

NOW you can be a part of the yearly effort to strengthen the Seattle community. A donation to MC2 ensures continued programming for shelter support, building food security, holiday family support and after school language tutoring at local Lake City school (Olympic Hills Elementary). This all happens with one full time staff and one part […]

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Pretzel City

As the many colorful murals of Seattle’s Lake City District appear in blank and barren spaces, another claim to fame for folks by the lake is now frequently, ‘on the menu’. Kaffeeklatsch Bakery first appeared on the Lake City scene in 2011. Annette Heide-Jessen, owner of this tiny center of the community, advocates and organizes […]

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February Free ‘Showers’

With all this January wet weather, you’d be thankful to be home warm and staying out of the ‘liquid’ sunshine. For some Seattlites having time, resources and space to take CARE of hygiene needs like bathing is not always an ‘everyday’ experience. With Seattle’s ongoing campaign to help those dealing with homelessness ‘front and center’, […]

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Yoga in Meadowbrook

Yoga in Meadowbrook – Fridays / Winter Session 2020 Donate to MC2 here on the ‘About Us’ page and start your new year off right. Bring your mat or a big towel and meet your neighbors. For all levels, this opportunity starts at 1pm in the Community Hall of Maple Leaf Lutheran Church in Meadowbrook. […]

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