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 … Continued

On Holiday

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 … Continued

500 Kid CARE

With the 2018 Lake City Holiday Project now complete, the many ‘elves’ that support the effort can tend to their own list and celebration. Working with the North Helpline and North Seattle Family Center in Lake City, these two providers … Continued

Holiday VIPs …THANK YOU!

Donors, volunteers and community; to you MC2 says ‘thank you’. Whether its civic groups, businesses, churches, schools or advocates for CARE, we appreciate again, the awesome turnout. We will again meet the requests of local human service providers and their clients. Families in … Continued

‘Serve’, ‘Love’ and CARE

The Lake City Holiday Project welcomes the Tennis Center Sand Point, located in the Magnuson Park complex. The diverse and welcoming indoor location offers up support for neighbors they both welcome and advocate for. The privately owned facility and ownership are strong on being good neighbors. … Continued

Looking Back 1991

In 1986, Yolanda Martinez worked for the City of Seattle in the Neighborhood Services office (pictured here) of Lake City (called at that time, ‘Little City Hall’). Many citizens she engaged day to day could not access holiday resources in … Continued

Hellbent for Holiday CARE

The fourth year of holiday support from Emerald City Law Group (www.EmeraldCityDUIDefence.com ), Hellbent Brewery (www.hellbentbrewingcompany. com) and Lake City Legends was the most successful yet.  The Lake City Holiday Project (1986) has a long history of supporting families in … Continued

Partnerships Pooch

Where’s Dewey? MC2’s resident dog has witnessed a kennel full of holiday care. Once orders are completed, all Lake City Holiday Project gifts are staged at Maple Leaf Lutheran Church in Meadowbrook. After putting together the family gift bags, the … Continued

Lookin’ good!

Welcome to the University  District’s Ugly Mug Cafe. They will host the Lake City Holiday  Project for the first time this season. This cozy little space and cool architecture  is well appointed  and very friendly. Look for the giving tree … Continued

Cafe of CARE

Lucy (pictured here), the manager at Cafe Javasti in Wedgwood (javasti.com), welcomes the Lake City Holiday Project enthusiastically, every year.  She and co-owner, Scott Morrell, make room for the rave green holiday tags that wait for the kind people who … Continued

Lake City Holiday Project Update

Every year since 1992 we have served families in need during the holiday season. Seattle human service providers representing north end families, enroll children  with the Lake City Holiday Project (LCHP).  Retailers, community groups, local residents and churches adopt children and donate gifts to … Continued