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New Board Leadership for Companis

New Board Leadership for Companis

When Anne Spangler first joined the Companis Board of Directors in 2018, she wondered how her voice, as someone who lives and works in Snohomish County, might be most helpful and useful to the Companis mission. After two years of serving as Board Secretary, it was...

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Redesigning the Blog for More of Our Stories

Redesigning the Blog for More of Our Stories

It began with a suggestion from Cynthia Hunter, our Outreach Specialist, who asked for better access to stories about Companis. So we spent a few months going through mountains of stories over the past 10 years and then categorized them so they could be easily found...

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The Reverend Tim Phillips Says Goodbye

The Reverend Tim Phillips Says Goodbye

Reverend Dr. Tim Phillips gave his final sermon at Seattle First Baptist Church last month. Tim is a former Worker, staffer and longtime supporter of Companis. He is now officially retired. Here is an excerpt from his sermon, as well as a link to a photo tribute from...

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Celebrating 28 Years!

Celebrating 28 Years!

Companis turns 28 this March and what a journey it's been! Companis Workers, nonprofit partners, donors and neighbors have all made our services possible. Check out Executive Director Gary Davis's video, and thank you for being a part of it all!...

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Ready, Set, Make Another Plan

Ready, Set, Make Another Plan

by Gary Davis, Companis Executive Director “I’ve heard that we may have to close down for two months!” Those were the words of a fellow nonprofit director in the early days of the pandemic in 2020. Upon hearing those words, my heart sank. How could Companis, an agency...

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Year End Thoughts from Gary: The Enduring Power of Community

Year End Thoughts from Gary: The Enduring Power of Community

My grandmother became severely ill during the influenza pandemic a century ago when the family lived in rural Montana. She was so sick, her doctor told my grandfather she would not likely make it, and that he needed to quickly find another family to raise their infant...

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Bring on Biennial ‘21!

Bring on Biennial ‘21!

We're now about a week away from Biennial ‘21! If you haven’t registered yet, please do so today by going to Companis.org and clicking on the blue registration link in the pop-up window. The event takes place on Thursday, October 21st, at 6PM. Closer to the date,...

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What is the Compassion Circle?

What is the Compassion Circle?

Companis IS where compassion meets action. Many donors have asked us about making an estate or planned gift to ensure our compassionate action continues to flourish for years to come. We welcome a conversation with you about making a gift from your estate, with the...

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Companis Partners for Some Summer Fun

Companis Partners for Some Summer Fun

Back by popular demand, “Carpool Cinema” returns in August. All films will be screened at Seattle’s Phinney Ridge Community Center every Thursday and Saturday of the month. The gates open at 7:30pm and the films begin at sundown. Tickets are $20 a carload. Companis is...

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