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Elementary Students Hold 10th Annual Benefit Concert for Sister Schools

Music students at Fernwood Elementary School knew they had done something special by holding a supply drive for Sister Schools that helped children in Uganda, Africa, but they were inspired to do even more.  Ten years later, the school is now preparing to celebrate its 10th annual Fernwood Elementary Benefit Concert to raise money for ...

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NEW Instagram!

Be sure to follow our new Instagram page so you can keep up with all of the beautiful photos taken by our team and volunteers. A great way to stay up to date with the awesome things happening both in Uganda and Seattle! https://www.instagram.com/sisterschools/

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Welcome New Board Member Lew Dickert

Lew Dickert is currently principal of Little Cedars Elementary in Snohomish County, WA. Prior to that, Lew was principal at Fernwood Elementary for nine years. It was at Fernwood where Lew first encountered Sister Schools and quickly became one of our staunchest advocates. Lew emceed seven of the annual Fernwood Benefit Concert for Sister Schools ...

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Save 10/17 for Gala 2015

Save Saturday, October 17 for Sister Schools’ Annual Gala at the Museum of Flight. The African Market will be back, so you can pick up Mukwano Blend coffee and African artifacts for all of your holiday gift-giving needs. We’ve collected spectacular live and silent auction items, too. The Gala is a fun and entertaining way ...

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Swing for Success 2015!

Swing for Success 2015!

Did you make any of these resolutions for 2015:  have more fun, get more exercise, spend time with friends, meet new people, learn something new, do good in the world? Check ’em all off at Swing for Success on Friday, Feb 6 from 7-10 at the beautiful China Harbor Restaurant, 2040 Westlake Ave N in ...

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10th Annual Gala!

Mark your calendar now for Sister Schools’ 10th Annual Gala, Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Museum of Flight! It’s also the 25th anniversary of our supply trips to Uganda. You won’t want to miss this milestone double anniversary. Tickets available online through Brown Paper Tickets or by mail. Look for your invitation in early ...

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Spring Newsletter

If you didn’t receive our Spring 2014 newsletter in your physical mail box, you can download it here.Spring 2014 NL

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Swing for Success!

Swing for Success!

Don’t miss the second annual Swing for Success dance to benefit our scholarship program. Mark Kihara, internationally-known and locally-loved Swing dance instructor, will teach one of his high-energy, everyone-can-do-it lessons followed by plenty of time for free dancing. Requested donation $20/person; $10/person for students with ID. Tickets at the door or through Brown Paper Tickets. ...

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