NUHSA announces 2019 Human Services Award winners

Nominees and winners will be honored at a Dec. 3 celebration.

  • Monday, November 25, 2019 10:45am
  • Life

The North Urban Human Services Alliance (NUHSA) recently announced its 2019 Human Services Award winners.

Each award recipient has demonstrated a contribution to the health and welfare of the north King County community and has supported or advocated for an accessible health and human services system, according to a press release.

Nominees and winners will be honored at NUHSA’s 2019 Human Services Awards celebration on Dec. 3 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the city of Shoreline’s council chambers. State Rep. Lauren Davis will be the featured speaker.

For more information or to RSVP for this community event, email staff@nuhsa.org.

Outstanding Human Services Program

Winner: Lake City Partners

Nominees: Bothell United Methodist Church, Embrace Shoreline, Housing Development Consortium, Little Free Pantries – Shoreline, Mary’s Place Family Center in Northshore, Shoreline School District Family Advocates, Sound Health and WELD Seattle

Human Services Champion of the Year

Winner: Sue Freeman, Convener; Northshore Nourishing Networks

Nominees: Carlene Urrutia, BSN, RN; Shorecrest High School, Carrie Campbell, The Shorewood Experience, Diane Hettrick, Shoreline Area News and Mike Dee, Community Advocate

More in Life

Bothell’s Anderson earns Eagle Scout award

For his project Daniel Anderson organized and led volunteers to remove and install new fence posts at Cascade Park.

Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo
                                During the week of Nov. 18-25, community members filled shoeboxes with school supplies, toys and hygiene items to send to children in need around the world.
Bothell’s My Story Church participates in global Christmas project

National collection week for Operation Christmas Child shoe box gifts were collected Nov. 18-25.

63 NSD students to perform at all-state music conference

Student musicians will represent their schools at the 2020 Washington Music Educators Conference from Feb. 14-16 in Yakima.

Dora Gyarmati. Photo by Nityia Photography
Three simple rules for the holiday

A monthly column about mindfulness.

Courtesy photo 
                                North Creek’s upcoming performance of “Elf: the Musical” is based on the holiday film starring Will Ferrell.
North Creek High School debuts ‘Elf: The Musical’

There will be performances this weekend and next weekend, with shows at 7 p.m. and a 2 p.m. show on Dec. 14.

Photo courtesy of Wade Heninger
                                Dancers Rafe Dahlinger and Nina Nemtchinov as characters Cavalier and Big Clara, respectively.
A spirited, sweeping adaptation of ‘The Nutcracker’

Emerald Ballet Theatre is once again bringing “The Nutcracker” to the Northshore Performing Arts Center.

Kenmore native patrols seas from the air for U.S. Navy

Thomas Logan joined the U.S. Navy after attending a college career fair.

Image courtesy of Maria Anderson
                                A flier for the Dine-n-Dialogueevent.
UW Bothell’s Dine-N-Dialogue event to celebrate veterans

The event is being put on by the Social Justice Organizers group.

Staying fit through the holidays

It is possible to train yourself to exercise as part of who you are.

Northlake Lutheran Church members gathered on Oct. 22 for the unveiling of the new Little Free Pantry at 6620 NE 185th St. in Kenmore. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo
Take what you need, leave what you can; Little Free Pantry comes to Kenmore

Northlake Lutheran Church opens a community pantry.