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WHWF_Logo_H_colorSpokane’s Women Helping Women Fund has been our local LTYM cause for three years because we believe so strongly in their mission.  The Women Helping Women Fund is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering women and children to create healthy families and vibrant communities.  They focus giving on programs that offer preventive strategies and proactive initiatives in areas such as homelessness, food insecurity, education, mental health, domestic violence, drug abuse and child care.

WHWF’s annual benefit luncheon on May 23 will feature keynote speaker Glennon Doyle Melton.  Registration is open until Friday, May 12, so don’t wait if you want to have a seat at this fabulous event!

Thank you to the Women Helping Women Fund for all they do to support families in Spokane.

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Sponsor Spotlight: Fostering Washington

by Elise on May 7, 2017


Have you ever considered being a foster parent?

In Eastern Washington, we need dedicated parents just like you every day to offer safe homes to our most vulnerable children.  There’s no “perfect” foster parent, single, married, any gender, working or not, any sexual orientation, anyone with a heart for kids, who passes a background check and has sufficient household income can change the life of a child.

Eastern Washington University’s Fostering Washington Program supports foster parents through Recruiter Peer Mentors who offer ongoing support through the licensing process, peer support for a family’s first foster placement, support groups, training opportunities, and social media networking. Listen To Your Mother is so proud to partner with Fostering Washington this year and share the need for loving homes with our audience.

For more information on becoming a foster parent visit email fosteringwa@ewu.edu, or call 509-359-6130.

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Sponsor Spotlight: Spokane Community College and the Parent Education Program

April 26, 2017

LTYM Spokane would not be possible without our community partners and we are so thrilled to have the Spokane Community College as a local sponsor again this year. SCC offers a wide range of affordable, fun classes to the community at very low cost, including cooking, sports and fitness, music, and language classes.  See their website for spring offerings and registration.  SCC also offers classes specifically for seniors in their Act 2 program. Dearest to our hearts is their Parent Education and Parent Cooperative Preschool Program. All seven children of Spokane producers Elise and Stacey spent their early learning years in an SCC cooperative preschool. These play-based, educator-facilitated programs are run by a parent board, making them an amazing experience in community and cooperative learning for parents and kids. We can’t recommend the program highly enough. Look up your local co-op preschool and join the fun next fall! Enrollment is going on right now. Thank you to […]

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Local Sponsor Spotlight – Little NutMeg Productions

April 18, 2017

Meghan Jones of Little Nutmeg Productions has been helping LTYM Spokane with her amazing graphic skills for six (!!) years.  Her graphic design talents are only a small part of her overall talent.  Meghan’s main passion is knitwear design and her creations are both gorgeous and award-winning. If you knit, or know someone who might knit one of these stunning designs for you, her patterns are available at littlenutmegproductions.com. The only questions is how will you choose? Follow Little Nutmeg Productions on Facebook too! Thank you, Meghan, for your loving support of LTYM Spokane and your gorgeous attention to detail.  It shows in every pattern you design. by

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Rockwood Health System – LTYM Spokane Sponsor

April 15, 2017

LTYM Spokane is so grateful to have Rockwood Health System as a local sponsor again this year.  Rockwood Health System is a partnership of Deaconess Hospital, Rockwood Clinic, and Valley Hospital, working together to serve and care for patients across the Inland Northwest.  With over 4000 employees and physicians, two hospitals, and 12 primary clinical locations providing concentrated medical and urgent care services, Rockwood Health System is uniquely able to offer exceptional health care and medical services to their patients. We are thrilled to be working closely with Nurse Zibby, one of Deaconess Hospital’s labor and delivery nurses, a LTYM Spokane alumni, and an educator on all things childbirth and babies.  Zibby teaches many of the childbirth and newborn support classes offered at Deaconess, often at no cost to the community, including free breastfeeding classes, Daddy 101, childbirth classes, and classes on newborn care. You can find more about classes with Nurse Zibby at Deaconess on their […]

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