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Jenn Ramierz Robson named Director of Resident Services for Housing Authority

Jenn Ramierz Robson named Director of Resident Services for Housing Authority

After serving as Executive Director to New Futures as well as Southwest Youth and Family Services, Jenn Ramirez Robson has accepted the position of Director of Resident Services for the King County Housing... [Read more]

New Futures/Southwest Youth & Family Services holding ‘meet and greet’ June 6

New Futures/Southwest Youth & Family Services holding ‘meet and greet’ June 6

New Futures/Southwest Youth & Family Services – which merged on April 28 – will be holding a special ‘Meet-and-Greet Reception’ on Thursday, June 6th, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at... [Read more]

Burien’s New Futures to merge with Southwest Youth & Family Services

Burien’s New Futures to merge with Southwest Youth & Family Services

Effective April 29, Burien’s New Futures will merge with Southwest Youth & Family Services, according to a statement released Thursday (April 18). The merger will create “one stronger,... [Read more]

New Futures’ 8th Annual ‘Get Inspired!’ Benefit Breakfast is Wednesday May 1

New Futures’ 8th Annual ‘Get Inspired!’ Benefit Breakfast is Wednesday May 1

Burien non-profit New Futures will be holding its 8th Annual ‘Get Inspired!’ Benefit Breakfast at the Grand Hyatt Seattle on Wednesday morning, May 1. “Please join us and our returning... [Read more]

Benefit for Burien’s New Futures will be Jan. 16 at The Triple Door

Benefit for Burien’s New Futures will be Jan. 16 at The Triple Door

A benefit show for Burien’s New Futures will be held at The Triple Door in downtown Seattle on Wednesday, Jan. 16, starting at 7:30 p.m. This will be an All Ages event, featuring the band 80s Invasion. “New... [Read more]

Burien’s New Futures Gets DuPont Pioneer Grant for Family Advocacy

Burien’s New Futures Gets DuPont Pioneer Grant for Family Advocacy

Burien’s New Futures received a $1,000 DuPont Pioneer grant towards their Family Advocacy programming this week.   “Every day at Pioneer we are working hard to develop seeds that will help... [Read more]

Grand Opening for New Futures’ New Community Center is Tuesday

Grand Opening for New Futures’ New Community Center is Tuesday

New Futures will be holding a grand opening of its new community center at the Woodridge Park Apartment complex this coming Tuesday, Oct. 16, from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. ” New Futures and King County... [Read more]

Burien’s HomeTask Cares Foundation Helps Non-Profit New Futures

Burien’s HomeTask Cares Foundation Helps Non-Profit New Futures

Burien’s HomeTask Cares Foundation recently partnered with non-profit New Futures to help move them into a new building at their Woodbridge location. “Ever wondered what a handyman could get... [Read more]

HomeTask Cares Foundation Helping New Futures this Friday, Aug. 24

HomeTask Cares Foundation Helping New Futures this Friday, Aug. 24

HomeTask Founder Jerrod Sessler at last Saturday’s Pie Joust. Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien’s HomeTask Cares Foundation, along with around 20 of their Franchise Partners from around the country,... [Read more]

‘Get Inspired’ at New Futures Benefit Breakfast Tuesday, June 5th

‘Get Inspired’ at New Futures Benefit Breakfast Tuesday, June 5th

Burien non-profit New Futures wants everyone to ‘Get Inspired’ at their benefit breakfast from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Grand Hyatt Seattle. “Good news if you’re... [Read more]

No Longer ‘Interim,’ Ramirez Robson is New Futures’ Executive Director

No Longer ‘Interim,’ Ramirez Robson is New Futures’ Executive Director

The New Futures Board of Directors announced Thursday (May 3) that they have unanimously voted to appoint Jennifer Ramirez Robson as its Executive Director. Ramirez Robson has served as Interim Executive... [Read more]

New Futures Appoints Jennifer Ramirez Robson As Interim Executive Director

New Futures Appoints Jennifer Ramirez Robson As Interim Executive Director

Burien non-profit New Futures announced Saturday (Sept. 24th) that it has appointed veteran board member, management professional, and long-time Burien resident Jennifer Ramirez Robson as its Interim Executive... [Read more]

New Futures Vice Chair Appointed To President’s Advisory Commission

New Futures Vice Chair Appointed To President’s Advisory Commission

Photo courtesy New Futures. This week, President Obama appointed New Futures board member and UW professor Luis Fraga to the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.... [Read more]

The Future Of New Futures Is Now In The Hands Of Mario Paredes

The Future Of New Futures Is Now In The Hands Of Mario Paredes

The future of New Futures, a non-profit educational center for low-income children, youth and family, is now in the hands of Mario Paredes (pictured, left), its new Executive Director, who will start June... [Read more]

JOB: New Futures Is Seeking An Executive Director

JOB: New Futures Is Seeking An Executive Director

We love to post Job Offers (see our Jobs page for the latest listings), especially good ones from local organizations like New Futures, which is seeking an Executive Director. The gig starts in April,... [Read more]

Burien’s New Futures Scores Big With Youth Soccer Program

Burien’s New Futures Scores Big With Youth Soccer Program

by Ralph Nichols Just as it is for all soccer teams, the fall season is winding down players in a soccer program conducted by New Futures and the Greater King County Police Athletic League. But this is... [Read more]

Local Non-Profit New Futures Seeking New Board Members

Local Non-Profit New Futures Seeking New Board Members

Local non-profit New Futures is currently seeking candidates to serve as members of the Board of Directors, to do the things that board members do best – help raise funds, do marketing, publicity,... [Read more]