Windermere Helps McAuliffe Park

kirkland-central5Windermere Kirkland will be partnering with the City of Kirkland to help clean up McAuliffe Park for Community Service Day. This park is located in the Juanita area surrounded by trees with a large open grassy area perfect for picnics and enjoying the sun. Historical landmarks in the park date back to the 1800s. Ponds, fountains, and a large windmill are also on the property, and you can even rent a plot in the community garden!

The brokers and staff of Windermere Kirkland will be spending their day on a widespread weeding project! In the area most commonly used for classes and community gardening, volunteers will be doing general gardening and cleanup to get the area ready for the busy growing season.

Find out more about City of Kirkland parks on their website and check out McAuliffe Park online.

Windermere Helps Kelsey Creek Farm

Over the next several days, we’ll be highlighting the organizations each Windermere Real Estate office on the Eastside will be partnering with on Friday, June 3 for Community Service Day.

Bellevue2On Friday, the brokers and staff of Windermere Bellevue will be volunteering their day with Kelsey Creek Farm in Bellevue. Kelsey Creek Farm is your escape to the country centrally located in Bellevue. They have ponies, sheep, goats, chickens, pigs, rabbits, and waterfowl. You can visit their farm every day of the year to see the animals and spend time at the picnic areas.

Windermere Bellevue is excited to team up with Kelsey Creek Farm for Community Service Day 2016. They’ll be spending most of their time up in and around the barns to help with a lot of gardening, weeding, yard cleanup, and painting.

Visit Kelsey Creek Farm online to find out more and make sure you follow them on Facebook!

Windermere Helps the Emergency Feeding Program

Over the next several days, we’ll be highlighting the organizations each Windermere Real Estate office on the Eastside will be partnering with on Friday, June 3 for Community Service Day.

rentonThe brokers and staff at Windermere Renton will be volunteering with the Emergency Feeding Program for this year’s Community Service Day. The organization’s mission is to “provide a nutritional response to people in need of immediate food assistance by collaborating with partner agencies.” They deliver pre-packaged bags of food to 240 distribution partners who in turn give these out to people in need.

Windermere Renton is going to be spending time in the warehouse for Emergency Feeding Program next week. They’ll be cleaning up the warehouse and helping them organize the bags of food for delivery to their distribution partners.

Visit the Emergency Feeding Program online and follow them on Facebook to find out how you can help.
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Windermere Helps Mountains to Sound Greenway

Over the next several days, we’ll be highlighting the organizations each Windermere Real Estate office on the Eastside will be partnering with on Friday, June 3 for Community Service Day.

bellevuesouthFor this year’s Community Service Day, the brokers at Windermere Bellevue South will be helping Mountains to Sound Greenway clean up Lake Sammamish State Park. The Mountains to Sound Greenway brings together the urban and rural landscape connecting the 1.5 million acres surrounding Interstate 90. Their mission is to lead and inspire action to “conserve and enhance the landscape from Seattle across the Cascade Mountains to Central Washington, ensuring a long-term balance between people and nature.”

Everyone at Windermere Bellevue South is excited to be supporting restoration of the Sunset Beach area at Lake Sammamish State Park. They’ll be moving and spreading mulch to support the health of 2000 plants recently added to the Sunset Beach area at the Park as well as watering, and assisting in the Native Plant Nursery on site.

Check out more online with Mountains to Sound Greenway and Lake Sammamish State Park to see how you can help!
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Windermere Helps YMCA

Over the next several days, we’ll be highlighting the organizations each Windermere Real Estate office on the Eastside will be partnering with on Friday, June 3 for Community Service Day.

issaquahThe brokers and staff at Windermere Issaquah are partnering with YMCA’s Camp Terry in Preston this year for Community Service Day. Camp Terry provides outdoor fun for everyone with their programs, including Outdoor Day Camp, Family Camp Overnights and Outdoor Environmental Education. This YMCA camp is operated by the Sammamish Family YMCA, and recently added a climbing wall and 250-foot zip line to its facilities.

Windermere Issaquah has a few different tasks waiting for them at Camp Terry next Friday. Brokers will be cleaning up the yard, weeds, and winter debris from about four different areas around the camp. They will also be clearing trails, depositing wood chips into play areas, staining new bleachers and picnic tables around the stage and fire pit, and building a large platform for camp-goers to play games.

Find out more about YMCA and Camp Terry online and make sure you follow them on Facebook to see how you can help!