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Open Enrollment, Deductibles and Insurance – Oh My!

Before launching into the technicalities of health insurance, let me start this article with a short story.  I was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2017. At the time, our family had used our health insurance sparsely - pediatrician well-child appointments, a...

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GG’s Rainy Day Fund Promotes Family Time

Jane Goldberg loved her family.  She was her family's cheerleader and the greatest supporter of her four kids and five grandchildren. Jane lifted up the community with her hard work and quiet philanthropy. Her death left a hole in her entire family but she leaves...

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Registration Open for Pickleball Pandemonium

Pick a partner and join The Mayday Foundation for its inaugural Pickleball Pandemonium event.  The fundraiser is slated for Friday, May 29, 2020 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm at Steamboat Tennis & Athletic Club in Olympia.  All proceeds benefit The Mayday Foundation's...

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Seeking 29 Leap Day Donors to Give $29 TODAY

How will you use the extra 1,440 minutes in your Leap Day?   We're looking for 29 people to donate $29 to our Family Support Fund.  These are the dollars that help local families coping with cancer while raising kids at home.  The Family Support Fund pays household...

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Pickleball Pandemonium FAQ

You are going to relish the inaugural Pickleball Pandemonium.  We know it's your first time participating in a fundraising tournament like this because it's the first time it's ever been done!  Come to the event with a smile on your face, a competitive spirit in the...

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Delivering Joy on Birthdays

With the help of Junior League of Olympia, The Mayday Foundation will be delivering birthday bags to the children of Thurston County families impacted by cancer. Each birthday bag contains all the essentials for a small celebration - cake mix, frosting, sprinkles,...

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Just Shy of 75% of Donor Goal in Give Local

In its third year, Give Local is a campaign sponsored by the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound. Between November 6 - 21, more than 80 local non-profit organizations are sharing stories about how philanthropy makes a difference in our community. For The Mayday...

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Assistance for C.H.

Sometimes the health care you need is more than one hour from your home.  The cost of gas for C.H.'s husband to drive her to daily radiation appointments is astronomical.  Enter The Mayday Foundation! Living in Hoquiam, the married couple is raising three school-aged...

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Two Podcasts Feature The Mayday Foundation

As an avid podcast subscriber, I was excited to be asked to participate in the recording of two podcasts. Sitting down with a microphone pointed at your mouth and hoping (desperately) to not stumble on words turned out to be a bit scarier than I anticipated. Now the...

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Why I Ride: Lorraine Clarke

I love seeing the sights and freedom one misses when in a car, hitting backroads and exploring our hometown and the social opportunities of group rides. Cycling is also a safe low impact activity for me after total hip replacement. I cycle in the Two-County Double...

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