Category Archive • Fundraising

Get Ready to be a Champion and Give Big!

Every May, the Seattle Foundation offers donors a chance to be champions.  On May 5th, YOU can be our champion by contributing to our incredibly effective and successful Market Bucks Food Assistance Program. This is how it works: *On May 5th, you can donate to Friends of Third Place Commons through The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG,  a community-wide ...

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The Breakfast Was a Great Success!

“This event is one of my favorite days of the year and I hate to miss it. You’re here because this place, this commons concept, is a remarkable community asset. Not everybody has this.  We do, and we’re lucky. We’re also, as a community, smart enough to recognize the value in this kind of human ...

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Countdown to the Breakfast

The annual Third Place Commons Breakfast is Thursday, February 26th.  Tickets are still available for $45 seat, or you can bring your friends and colleagues to a table for 8 for $325.  Purchase yours at Third Place Books, or online here. And if you are still on the fence, let us convince you with some great ...

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Secret Gardens of Lake Forest Park

Get ready for an annual summer treat!  The Secret Gardens of Lake Forest Park Tour is on June 15th, and it promises to be one of the best ever.  Not only are there 5 gorgeous gardens to tour, you will hear musicians, see artists in action, and get expert advice from Master Gardeners in each ...

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A good time was had by all

A good time was had by all

Who in the world would show up at Third Place Commons at 7 am for a Valentine’s Day Breakfast?  Nearly 300 of our supporters thought it would be a great way to start the day and show support for their favorite place. The morning started with music by local treasures, The Milner Family Fiddles.  Emcee Allen ...

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Time for Breakfast!

Third Place Commons is the heart of the community in the north end.  What better time to show your love than on Valentine’s Day at our annual fundraising breakfast?   Tickets are only $40 each, or you can host table of 8 for $300.  Every dollar raised supports our programs, over 800 every year, all free ...

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