Tag: Tim Burgess

Home base, sacred space

January 31st, 2011

Last week Tim Burgess and I visited the Chief Seattle Club, located in the former Monterey Hotel on 2nd Avenue near Yesler Way.  I was inspired by the Executive Director, Jenine Grey, and the work she and her organization does for our Native Americans. Opened in 1970, the Chief Seattle Club provides “a place to […]

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Putting an end to child sex trafficking

January 21st, 2011

Many thanks to the Women’s Funding Alliance, Seattle Human Services Department, YouthCare and Women’s Funding Network and to City Councilmember Tim Burgess for their leadership in hosting “In Our Own Backyard,” Thursday night’s forum about the sex trafficking of local girls.  The truth is shocking:  Girls as young as 12 years old are recruited and […]

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