Positive change can start with hello.

Simple words can have an inspiring effect, ultimately changing the trajectory of someone’s day for the better. We believe that together, we can have a positive effect on the community members who are in need and ready to change their lives. Join us in saying hello and supporting our commitment to creating lifelong opportunities for those in our community.

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Donations and Volunteers

Help Us Grow Our Community

Donations will fund initiatives and programs that provide sustainable solutions for addiction recovery, education, housing, job training, and employment.

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2022 Symposium:

Homelessness, Compassionate Capitalism, and Leadership

Educational discussion about homelessness, mental health, addiction, and more. Hello for Good, a coalition of private businesses committed to positive change, invited experts to lead a dialogue surrounding these challenging issues that communities across the country, Spokane included, are facing.

Watch Symposium Video Here

Strategy

Vision & Approach

Through a collaborative effort with business owners, leaders, and community members, we strive to create full-spectrum solutions that address addiction recovery, housing, education, job training, and employment to create real and lasting change.

Implement sustainable solutions

hello for good is dedicated to compassionately leading and implementing sustainable solutions for individuals in need throughout Spokane.

Learn from and share with local leaders

The hello for good steering committee meets weekly to learn from and share with local leaders and experts from across the country about homelessness, mental health, and addiction to help guide our actions and decisions.

The Steering Committee

Katy Bruya

Co-chair

Washington Trust Bank

Chris Patterson

Co-chair

Washington Trust Bank

Lynelle Caudill

Davenport Hotel

Roy Koegen

PF Consulting

Kristine Meyer

Avista Foundation

Shelly O'Quinn

Innovia Foundation

Andrew Rolwes

Downtown Spokane Partnership

Fawn Schott

Volunteers of America of Eastern Washington / Northern Idaho

Ariane Schmidt

Integrate Technology, LLC

Larry Stone

Stone Group of Companies

Chud Wendle

Northtown Square

Volunteer Today

Hello. We are thrilled that you are here. Please check in often to learn about our upcoming volunteer opportunities and other ways you can help. Together we can make a difference.

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