The 2019 Thrift Culture Gift Guide

What should you get for all the quirky, fancy, practical or eccentric people in your life? We’ve curated a list of unique and one-of-a-kind gifts to help you check your loved ones off your gift list. And the bonus is that it won’t break your budget! The best part? In addition to being a more … Read Now

Safe, Stable and Warm

One of the most fundamental needs for any child is a stable home. The Bellevue LifeSpring emergency rent assistance program allows families who are at risk of being evicted to stay sheltered and on the pathway away from homelessness.   With the rising cost of housing in Bellevue, we see the number of children experiencing … Read Now

A Letter of Gratitude

Dear Bellevue Community, With the Thanksgiving holiday around the corner, Bellevue LifeSpring would like to express our immense gratitude to our local community for all you do to support children in need here in Bellevue.  A Spark of Generosity Bellevue LifeSpring started from a spark of generosity, dating all the way back to 1911 when … Read Now

Bellevue LifeSpring Receives Generous Endowment Gift in Honor of Kemper and Betty Freeman

This summer, Bellevue LifeSpring received one of the largest donations in its 108-year-history. Doug and Nancy Boyden established a $100,000 endowment in honor of Kemper and Betty Freeman, in recognition of the Freemans’ extensive years of support to Bellevue’s children and their families through programs providing food, clothing, education and emergency assistance. The Kemper Freeman … Read Now

Give the Gift of Hope this Holiday Season

The holidays are a time when we come together to celebrate the season, exchange gifts and share special meals. While it’s true the holiday season is about spending time with family and friends, it’s also about the spirit of giving to others. With all the celebration it can be easy to overlook the fact that … Read Now

National Charity League Students Give Back with Bellevue LifeSpring

Volunteers, who make the valuable investment of their time, are the backbone of our organization. Bellevue LifeSpring couldn’t make the impact we do for Bellevue children without the support, skills and creativity that volunteers generously provide to us. The Emerald City Chapter of National Charity League (NCL) is a true example of what it means … Read Now

Stories of Resilience

Thanks to the generous investment of donors like you, this year Bellevue LifeSpring awarded 18 deserving students with college scholarships to pursue their higher education. Out of these 18 students, six are first-year scholarship recipients. While their stories are diverse, all of these students have drive and determination and work hard to rise above their … Read Now

Three Ways Doors Open for Renewing Educational Grant Students

With the expensive price tag of higher education, nothing is more important than financial aid to a student. Costs can be a deal-breaker for deciding to pursue a college education or not. Bellevue LifeSpring’s Educational Grants program provides $2,000 in financial assistance to students and is renewable for all four years of their studies. Thanks … Read Now

Holiday Adopt-A-Family Summer Signups Happening Now!

It’s August and that means Bellevue LifeSpring is signing families up for Holiday Adopt-A-Family! Each summer, Bellevue LifeSpring’s Human Services team conducts interviews with families in the community who need a helping hand over the holidays. We are pleased to report that this year nearly 300 families will take part in Holiday Adopt-A-Family. Holiday Adopt-A-Family … Read Now

D.I.Y Snack Pack Drive

A how-to-guide for giving back to the children of Bellevue. Giving back is a great way to spend time with your family, friends and community members. Not only is it a meaningful use of your time but it’s a great way to connect with others while raising awareness about the need in the Bellevue community. … Read Now