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Children’s Grief Awareness Day 2018—Sentinels of Hope

Drive across the 520 floating bridge any evening and you will be welcomed by four LED light towers, called the sentinels. These towers illuminate the east and west ends of what is considered the world’s longest floating bridge. Any frequent bridge traveler will notice that the sentinels occasionally shine different colors, but they may not… Read more »

Our 2018 Luncheon was a Great Success!

This year’s SCF Luncheon on October 18th, launched our 30th year of service to grieving kids and families. We are enthusiastically looking toward the future as we celebrate this significant milestone in our organization’s history. The luncheon event included keynote speeches from Janette Du Monceaux of Providence Hospice of Snohomish and Ian Buckmaster, who received… Read more »

Childhood Grief Conference is March 26th, 2019.

In response to a call from local children’s grief support providers, Safe Crossings Foundation (SCF) will be presenting the 5th Annual Northwest Conference on Childhood Grief. As the leader in funding grief support services for children in the Pacific Northwest, SCF is hosting a conference that provides CEUs and the opportunity to build community, share… Read more »

Thanks to You, We’re Turning Thirty! Help us kick off the celebration at our Luncheon on October 18th!

Safe Crossings Foundation is celebrating 30 years of helping children cope with grief. Thirty years ago, Teresa Bigelow and Carol McMullin founded Safe Crossings Foundation in honor of their late husbands, both lawyers at the Williams Kastner law firm, and their beloved young children. After experiencing firsthand the struggles of trying to find resources for… Read more »

Children’s Grief Awareness Day – November 15, 2018

Even though we know 1 in 10 children will experience the death of someone close to them by age 25, there aren’t enough resources available in our region to help all of these children who will suffer loss. By highlighting the needs of grieving children and advocating for more resources, we can make a difference… Read more »

“100 Women Who Care” and “Thank You Ma’am” Support Grieving Children of Puget Sound

Safe Crossings Foundation is grateful to receive the support of 100 Women Who Care-Snoqualmie Valley and Thank You Ma’am of Seattle. Since the inception of these two organizations, thousands of dollars have been contributed to nonprofit organizations in the Greater Seattle and Snoqualmie area. Their model of amplified donations where over a hundred women donate… Read more »

3rd Annual Golf Tournament: Thank You to Gold+Corporate Sponsors

On a less than warm Friday in late May, teams from our corporate sponsor organizations gathered for a day of fun at The Golf Club at Newcastle. Safe Crossings Foundation (SCF) held the tournament to thank our most generous corporate sponsors. Without their support and dedication to grieving children, SCF would not be able to… Read more »

The Impact of Your Generosity Shines in 2017

In 2017, the Safe Crossings Foundation (SCF) Board of Directors made grants to Providence Hospice of Seattle’s Safe Crossings Program and Camp Erin®-King County, as well as to Forefront Cares and The Healing Center, to serve unmet needs in the greater Puget Sound region, all at no cost to families. The Safe Crossings Program provides… Read more »

Say Happy Valentine’s with Fran’s & SCF!

Take it from Wes: Fran’s Chocolates are the perfect Valentine’s Day gift, especially when your purchase benefits grieving children! DONATE & SEND CHOCOLATES NOW  Sweets for Sweeties 2018 from Safe Crossings Foundation on Vimeo. To ensure delivery by Valentine’s Day, please order by Thursday, February 8th, 2018 by clicking here. All prices include shipping…. Read more »

Say Hello to SCF’s Newest Board Member

Safe Crossings Foundation is proud to announce another addition to our Board of Directors, Shawn Hintz! Shawn Hintz Senior Vice President – Investments Senior Institutional Consultant Shawn has over 20 years of financial industry experience and is a Senior Partner on the UBS Institutional Consulting Group – Northwest team with a primary focus on retirement… Read more »