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On Friday afternoon November 16th, Naomi Wachira gave an intimate concert at One Cup Coffee for Alpha clients and staff and the community at large.
Originally from Kenya, Naomi has made her home in Washington state for a number of years now. She is in high demand. We were fortunate to get to experience her music in between a tour of Europe and a two night engagement at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley.
Our North Branch and HR team went all out for Halloween this year. Check out their costumes and office decorations.
The Main Office hosted Trick or Treating all day!
Pictures from the event are here!
This year’s Giving Through Song was a great success. With 125 guests in attendance we raised over $122K which will go to benefit our 290 clients including those in our Community Access, Rep Payee, and Supported Living programs. Thank you to everyone who helped make this night a success, including our sponsors:
And a special thanks to The Clipped Wings for graciously volunteering their time to make our guests feel welcome.
Alpha’s annual meeting was held at the Holly Hills Community Center this year. Thank you for everyone that came out to support our company and their co-workers. There were many 5 and 10 year anniversaries that celebrated, and of course we named the winners of our Outstanding Service Awards!
This years’ winners are:
Gara Jobarteh – Program Coordinator
Chrispine Ochieng – Program Coordinator
Doug Coleman – Board of Directors
Congratulations to Jill Gruber for receiving the 2017 CRSA Emerging Leader Award! Jill was nominated for this award due to their extraordinary contributions to the residential services community. We are incredibly proud of all the amazing work Jill has done and look forward to being part of the great things they will do in future.
Congratulations to Nancy Lind for receiving the 2017 CSRA John Leoni Partnership in Advocacy Award! Nancy was nominated for this award due to her contribution to advocacy and involvement in community events. Nancy has a passion for connecting with others that fosters inclusivity and awareness. We look forward to working with Nancy as she continues her journey to promote advocacy in the community.