SNAP Gains National Acclaim for Major Database Conversion Project

SNAP GAINS NATIONAL ACCLAIM FOR MAJOR DATABASE CONVERSION PROJECT “We went from the 1990s to the 2020s almost overnight,” says SNAP MIS Coordinator Kathy Talley. Nearly 30 years ago, SNAP […]

SNAP Receives CARES Funding; Supports Neighbors in Innovative Ways

SNAP RECEIVES CARES FUNDING; SUPPORTS NEIGHBORS IN INNOVATIVE WAYS The first few weeks after the pandemic hit Eastern Washington, SNAP’s energy assistance team saw more than double the amount of […]

SNAP Homeless Services – working for collaborative and efficient ways to serve clients

SNAP Homeless Services – working for collaborative and efficient ways to serve clients Providing services to the homeless is a combination of challenges, some which have been around seemingly forever […]

Cuisine for Clients Nourishes Local Businesses, Residents

Cuisine for Clients nourishes local businesses, residents On a bright, blustery day this week, Cochinito Taqueria made a house call. The popular restaurant, which opened just over two years ago […]

INVEST HEALTH SUMMIT SHOWCASES SPOKANE’S COLLABORATIVE SPIRIT

INVEST HEALTH SUMMIT SHOWCASES SPOKANE’S COLLABORATIVE SPIRIT The gathering in Spokane lasted less than three full days but the positive impact is still reverberating in places like Greensboro, North Carolina […]

Local Family Thankful for SNAP Warming Trend

Local Family Thankful for SNAP Warming Trend Another harsh Spokane winter had settled in and Brandi and her two sons were doing the best they could to ward off the […]

Energy Conservation Specialist relishes teaching role

Energy Conservation Specialist relishes teaching role You can rest assured that when Michelle Howard leaves a room, she makes it a priority to turn off the lights. For Howard, who […]

Women’s Business Center Entrepreneurial Summit Showcases Partnerships

Women’s Business Center Entrepreneurial Summit Showcases Partnerships “There is no such thing as failure,” said former-City Council Member and current Zone Project Director Amber Waldref, “only learning experiences.” On July […]

Partnership with Treasurer’s Office Reduces Tax Foreclosures

Partnership with Treasurer’s Office Reduces Tax Foreclosures According to the Spokane County Treasurer’s Office, there are currently 55 properties in tax foreclosure. This is a number the office expects to […]

Spokane Collaborates, Responds to Community Needs at Spokane Resource Center

Spokane Collaborates, Responds to Community Needs at Spokane Resource Center Brightly-colored abstract watercolors and sketches from local artists and local renderings of famous abolitionists like Stephen Douglass frame the spacious […]