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    Since 1896, Children's Home Society of Washington has helped provide children with strong families, loving stable homes, and their best chance for happiness and success. 


    We provide a comprehensive network of care to 39,000 children and families each year that builds nurturing and stable families; fosters effective parenting; improves school readiness; develops social and emotional competence; and works to keep children safe and secure.


    Please join us as we continue to make a difference in the lives of Washington’s children and families!


    New director to lead Spokane programs

    CHSW has selected Rick Purcell as the new community director for Spokane who originally joined the organization as an administrative supervisor in 2011.

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    Mentor inspires student to go further in life

    Christian Moreno shares his love of learning and volunteering thanks to CHSW during his keynote speech from Walla Walla SweetHearts for Kids luncheon. 

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    Little Toasters program empowers girls to succeed

    Fifth-grader Grace Nesbit found her voice in the Little Toasters program, which builds confidence in young girls.

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    Toddler excels because of first teacher - Mom

    Three years ago, Denea Hall was asked to take care of her newborn nephew Tommie who was born addicted to drugs. With CHSW's support, Denea has been Tommie's first teacher and now he is ready to start preschool in the fall. 

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