The Fairweather Circle’s Friendly Approach to Fostering Community

This past June, the women of Fairweather Circle continued the tradition of neighbors helping neighbors and hosted a dynamic FUNdraiser at the (incredibly delicious) Thai Kitchen Bird Pepper restaurant in Bellevue Square. The fundraiser brought together a passionate group of Bellevue residents to build community, raise awareness, and raise funds to help prevent hunger and … Read Now

Meet the Team: Lauren McGhee

Join us in warmly welcoming Lauren, one of our two new Partnership and Investment Officers! Lauren is joining our Development Team to help drive our mission forward by building and nurturing relationships with key partners and investors. This new role is essential in ensuring the sustainability and growth of our programs that provide stability and … Read Now

The Growing Need for Rent Support in Bellevue: A Rising Trend

Across the country, rising costs of living and a lack of affordable housing are exacerbating the homelessness crisis. Our community is not immune to these challenges. At Bellevue LifeSpring, we have witnessed a significant rise in the number of families turning to us for assistance with basic needs—especially emergency assistance with housing stability. The Bellevue … Read Now

The Hub Connection – Building Bridges to Community Care

We are committed to providing families with meaningful support that makes an impact on their lives. That’s why we’re thrilled to introduce you to The Hub Connection, our new bilingual (English and Spanish) newsletter. The Hub Connection is designed to connect families to resources and support systems they might not otherwise know about. For example, … Read Now

2024 Volunteer of the Year: Judy Dugger

Bellevue neighbor and Clemmie Evans Circle Chair Judy Dugger was honored with the 2024 Trish Carpenter Volunteer of the Year Award at our annual luncheon this past April. Established in 2014, the Trish Carpenter Volunteer of the Year Award pays tribute to volunteers who have exhibited extraordinary support of Bellevue LifeSpring, often behind the scenes … Read Now

Meet a few of your Bellevue neighbors who stepped up to the plate!

We are constantly inspired and grateful for the community we’ve built here at Bellevue LifeSpring. From neighbors helping neighbors to businesses giving back, there is no shortage of inspiring stories from the individuals who make our mission possible. Meet just a few of the people who stepped up at this year’s Step Up to the … Read Now

Community Care in Action: Mini-Snack Packs and Hygiene Kits Supporting Bellevue Students

One of Bellevue LifeSpring’s top priorities is providing 4,324 Bellevue students experiencing food insecurity with the nutrition they need to succeed. In addition to our Breaktime-Mealtime™ program, we also work to ensure Bellevue schools are stocked with snack packs for kids who didn’t have breakfast at home (and/or dinner the night before) and need a … Read Now

Meet Fairweather Circle Member Noreli!

Bellevue community member and Fairweather Circle Member Noreli Domínguez Acosta is stepping up as a Table Captain this year for our Step Up to the Plate Benefit Luncheon on April 23. We are so grateful for community members like Noreli, who are willing to jump in and help when and where needed. Whether donating snacks, … Read Now

Health and Wellbeing Start in the Community

Our friends at Overlake Medical Center & Clinics are stepping up as Silver Sponsors for our 23rd Annual Step up to the Plate Benefit Luncheon on April 23. We sat down with Joy Campbell, the Community Engagement Manager at Overlake Medical Center, to discuss why Overlake prioritizes supporting our mission to provide stability and self-sufficiency … Read Now