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IRIS to host 7th Annual CW Community Success Summit in Quincy

WENATCHEE, WA, September 22, 2016 —The Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship (IRIS) plans to showcase success stories when it teams up with partners to convene the 7h annual NCW Community Success Summit in Quincy on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. “Seeding Success, Growing ONE Community” is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Quincy Junior High School in Quincy, WA. “We’re thrilled to work with the City of Quincy…

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WVC Foundation benefits from RLS Productions’ Summer Concerts in the Gardens

Wenatchee Valley College Foundation Board President Michelle Green and Executive Director Stacey Lockhart proudly accepted two $2,000 gifts for scholarships this week generated by RLS Productions’ Summer Concerts in the Gardens, a five-week long concert series held throughout July and early August at Ohme Gardens. This is the second year that Robert and Catherine (Rio) Sandidge, founders and owners of the concert series, have presented the WVC Foundation with a…

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Photographers Invited to Share Their Picture of Health by January 8

WENATCHEE, WA, Oct 24, 2015 -- What are some of the things you do to take care of your own health? Maybe you make it a priority to spend time exploring outdoors each day, exercising your curiosity and your body. Do you foster your own sense of well-being and belonging by helping others? Are there traditions in your family around food, gatherings, and learning that contribute to your wellness? What…

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Give Methow Raises $185,504 for Methow Valley Nonprofits

The Community Foundation of NCW recently launched an online crowdfunding campaign called Give Methow, providing an opportunity for people to give back to the Methow Valley by supporting the nonprofits serving the area.  The campaign ran for one month from September 1st through the 30th and raised a total of $185,504.  Crowdfunding is the process of raising money to fund a specific project or program through many donors using an…

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Wild Fires and Us Classroom announced

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center launched its Wildfires and Us Forest Classroom initiative on Monday at Squilchuck State Park and will host more than 2,000 students from around the region in coming weeks. Various stations are set up in the park for students to have a meaningful experiential learning experience. Noticing what is around them, talking about what they see and learning about the implications for wildfire is…

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Write on the River offers opportunity

Write on the River invites you to support our organization and help Write on River continue to offer year-around, diverse opportunities for writers of all levels in the region to hone their craft. Among a variety of ways to donate, you can sponsor a workshop at the May 13-14, 2016 Writer’s Conference, such as: Award-winning thriller and legal fiction writer Robert Dugoni’s master writers class; NY Times best-selling romance author…

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Why I Love Downtown” Banner Project

Downtown Wenatchee— At the end of last school year, we approached the Art Specialists at Wenatchee School District about an idea of kids drawing why they love downtown.  Our intent was to have some art made into street banners.  Artwork was submitted and we asked for help with local artist in selecting 14 to be made into banners this first year. We are proud to announce that 14 banners were…

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Great news for Mariachi Huenachi

BTM Music CO,and Bustos Media has announced: Mariachi Huenachi, from Wenatchee High School will open the concert for five time Latin Grammy Award winning artist Marco Antonio Solis. On Saturday August 29th, 2015 at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee,WA and on Sunday August 30th in Kent ,WA at the Showare Center. Marco Antonio Solis is one of Mexico’s biggest music stars, for not only performance but also for composing many chart topping latin…

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Raising Funds & Having Fun

There are many locally based groups that do tremendous ‘behind the scenes’ charity work that benefits area youth. One of those is the Wenatchee Valley Sports Foundation, which will be actively raising money the next two weekends to help needy kids have the chance to participate in local youth sports programs. Saturday August 8th from noon-3pm, the public is invited to enjoy the Vintage Airstream Club tours at Wenatchee River…

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Building Business. Building Careers at the College and Career Expo

While career and college fairs are important for students as they explore career paths that are equally important for businesses and the broader community. As the end of the school year draws to a close at Wenatchee Learns we are getting just geared up for the NCW College and Career Expo on November 3, 2015. At This will be the second year this mega-sized event will be held at Wenatchee…

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