Physicians of Southwest Washington Announces Two Executive Promotions

Photo: Tamra Ruymann, left, and Tamara Schaffert, right.   Physicians of Southwest Washington (PSW) has promoted two of its directors to newly created executive positions.  The internal promotions of Tamra Ruymann and Tamara Schaffert were announced May 31st by CEO Melanie Matthews.   “Both of these individuals have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to PSW’s success.…

Saint Martin’s Abbey Announces a $500,000 Challenge Matching Gift to Science Initiative

Saint Martin’s Abbey has announced that it will make an additional $500,000 challenge matching gift towards Saint Martin’s University’s Science Initiative, a campaign to build a new 30,000-square-foot classroom and laboratory facility that will house its growing natural and physical science programs. So far the University has raised $8.31 million of the projected budget of $10…

Olympia Tumwater Foundation Reaches $2 Million Milestone with Award of $140,000 in Scholarships

Photo Caption:  Katie Schmidt Hurley presents Emily Grahn with a scholarship in 2016. Grahn will return to Tumwater to speak at the May 30 Scholarship Reception at the Schmidt House.  The Olympia Tumwater Foundation (OTF) will host a ceremony to present $140,000 in scholarships to 17 graduating seniors from Thurston County high schools on Wednesday, May 30 at the…

Learn Skills to Design and Lead Productive Meetings

Facilitating Effective Meetings July 16-17, 2018 Are you tired of leading or attending unproductive or dysfunctional meetings? Presented by the Dispute Resolution Center of Thurston County, this two-day course is valuable for anyone who runs or attends meetings in government agencies, businesses, schools, non-profits, civic groups, faith communities or other organizations.  This highly-interactive training provides participants…