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Inspiring Resilience

Annual luncheon video highlights healing processes of two families supported by SCF-funded programs Two sets of twins share their stories of losing a parent and the support people and programs that helped them down the path toward healing. The families featured in this video from our latest luncheon perfectly embody the spirit of resilience that SCF… 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 »

2017 Annual Luncheon Report

The Safe Crossings Foundation Annual Luncheon broke fundraising records once again this year! Thanks to our generous sponsors and donors, we raised more than $447,000 to fund services in support of children and teens following the death of a loved one. Your gifts will help inspire resilience in families experiencing grief and loss by ensuring that… Read more »

Welcome to Our New SCF Board Members!

Safe Crossings Foundation is pleased to announce two additions to our Board of Directors, Danielle Funston and Paul Robinett! Danielle Funston Vice President, Blueprint Consulting Services Danielle joined as Blueprint’s first employee and built out the entire Operations organization, including Accounting, IT Operations, Workplace Operations, Marketing, HR, Client Development Operations, and Talent Acquisition. She is… Read more »

It’s That Time of Year Again…

Our Annual Luncheon is right around the corner! On Thursday, October 12th, Safe Crossings Foundation (SCF) supporters will gather for an afternoon of fundraising to support grieving children. One of our greatest sponsors over the years, Nintendo of America, will be honored at the luncheon as the 2017 Bridge to Healing Award Recipient for their… Read more »

2016 Annual Luncheon Report

The Safe Crossings Foundation Annual Luncheon was a major success this year, thanks to our generous sponsors and donors! We had more than 600 guests and raised over $443,000 to benefit local grieving kids and their families. While a child’s life will never be the same after the death of a loved one, these donations will positively impact… Read more »

Meet Our New Executive Director!

Please join us in welcoming our new Executive Director, Karen Schrantz. We are thrilled that she has joined us during this exciting time of growth at Safe Crossings Foundation! Karen comes to us with nearly twenty years of experience in the private and public sectors as a mediator, facilitator, educator, and executive director. Karen’s passion is… Read more »

Ready to Serve

We’ve got a new member in the Safe Crossings Foundation family! Please join us in welcoming Clare Miller, our new Communications and Development Associate. After first volunteering with SCF, Clare knew she had a heart for the cause and jumped at the chance to dedicate herself to the important work of helping grieving children rediscover… Read more »

Having Fun While Supporting Grieving Kids

Golf Tournament // May 20, 2016 Thank you to our corporate sponsors for participating in our first Safe Crossings Foundation Golf Tournament. We had a gorgeous sunny May day at Newcastle with 16 foursomes representing some of our generous corporate sponsors. The golf was followed by a banquet where we awarded prizes for the longest drive, closest to… Read more »

The 2015 Annual Luncheon Was a Hit!

Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors, attendees and volunteers who helped make our 2015 Luncheon a big success! More than 600 attendees filled the ballroom at the Sheraton Hotel Seattle. Complementing the festive décor, a pair of plush bears sat atop each table, representing the grieving children we support and those who stand by them in… Read more »