Community Investment Partnership Announces $614,000 in Community Funding Awards

United Way of Thurston County (UWTC), the Cities of Lacey, Olympia and Tumwater, and Thurston County; partners in the Community Investment Partnership (CIP), are pleased to announce their second year of coordinated funding awards for 2015-16. 23 health and human service non-profit organizations were awarded funding in support of 35 impact programs that promote healthier…

Local Marketing Firm Welcomes Addition of New Associates as Company Seeks to Expand Range, Depth of Services

New hires join team of premier creative professionals, as Schramm Marketing broadens capabilities to provide responsive, comprehensive suite of marketing resources. Schramm Marketing has announced that Shirley Legg and Harrison Baker have joined its growing team of marketing professionals.  Both Shirley and Harrison will further develop Schramm Marketing’s growing portfolio of local and regional accounts.…

Wells Fargo and Military Warriors Support Foundation Donate Mortgage-Free Home to Veteran in Lacey

On Friday, June 5, Wells Fargo and Military Warriors Support Foundation donated a mortgage-free home to a veteran in Lacey, Washington. Congratulations to Retired U.S. Army SSG Joseph Posey and his family! Retired U.S. Army Staff Sargent Joseph Posey served from 2004 through 2014. During his career, he completed two deployments, one to Iraq in support of…

Kellie Purce Braseth Selected as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director

Braseth Will Join the City Team July 13. Olympia City Manager Steve Hall announced today the appointment of Kellie Purce Braseth as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director beginning July 13. Braseth is Dean of College Relations for South Puget Sound Community College. She replaces Cathie Butler, Olympia’s long-time Communications Manager, who is retiring at the end…

A Musical Celebration at Harlequin Productions

On June 18, Harlequin Productions opens Sixties Chicks Too, a musical celebration of the 1960’s greatest female singers and songwriters. This Harlequin original musical runs through July 19 at the State Theater in downtown Olympia. The show features songs by such artists as Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, The Supremes, Joni Mitchell, Joan Baez, and more.…

Small Business Seminar

Precisely Right Accounting is a full service accounting firm in the South Sound Center behind Kohl’s in Lacey. They specialize in Small Business Accounting, tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping services for businesses and individuals. You are invited to a Small Business Seminar on July 21st from 3-5pm. Designed for the Small Business Owner, they will…