If you would like an interview with leadership at Lutheran Community Services Northwest, please contact Communications Director Matt Misterek by emailing mmisterek@lcsnw.org.

News Media Coverage: 

10/27/2022: Santa for Seniors television interview, Tacoma CityLine

10/26/2022: Award honors powerful programs, Tacoma Weekly

9/28/2022: Diaper drive begins to replenish A Family Place’s stockpile, Newberg Graphic

9/22/2022: A year later, Afghan refugees in Lynnwood see brighter future ahead, Everett Herald

8/30/2022: LCSNW Mental Health Services named silver award winner, Tri-City Herald

8/25/2022: Linfield welcomes Afghan students, McMinnville News-Register

8/12/2022: ‘We can’t claim mission accomplished;’ A long road for Afghan refugees, New York Times

7/16/2022:  Local church donates bikes for refugees, Federal Way Mirror

7/3/2022:  Afghan refugee family: ‘We are happy here’ in Hazel Dell, The Columbian

6/16/2022:  Vancouver library displays art from those who fled home, resettled in US, The Columbian

6/15/2022:  Spokane County Sexual Assault Unit donates 52 Ring cameras to Lutheran Advocacy program, KREM

6/13/2022:  Hope House to close after three decades in Uppertown, The Astorian

4/29/2022:  Local families open their homes and hearts to help refugees, Seattle’s Child

4/27/2022: After almost two decades, suspect arrested in rape case from 2022, KREM

4/21/2022: COVID left WA state youth emotionally damaged. Don’t ignore this mental health crisis, Tri-City Herald

4/21/2022: He’s putting $15 million toward helping seniors. It started with dressing as Santa for his mom, The News Tribune

4/19/2022:  Spokane Sheriff’s Office raising money to donate Ring doorbells to sexual assault survivors, Inlander

4/18/2022:  Seniors program celebrates unprecedented gift, Tacoma Weekly

4/12/2022:  How Afghan and Ukrainian refugee resettlement compares in WA, Crosscut

4/7/2022: World Relief Seattle, Lutheran Community Services NW prepare to welcome Ukrainians, KOMO News

3/31/2022:  Lutheran Community Services Northwest opening a new office in Pasco, NBC/KNDU

3/24/2022:  Family Biking: Helping new Afghan refugees get bikes, BikePortland

3/22/2022: City reveals more ARPA-funded projects, Newberg Graphic

3/2/2022: Rural WA nurses seek support for sexual assault examiner training, Crosscut

3/2/2022:  Seattle area prepares to welcome Ukrainian refugees, KUOW

2/26/2022:  Local community group standing ready to help resettle Ukrainian refugees, KIRO7

2/25/2022:  Portland woman fears for safety of family in Ukraine as organizations prepare for refugees, KATU

2/21/22:  Seniors Get a Valentine’s Day Surprise, Tacoma Weekly

1/5/2022:  Opinion: Oregonians step up for Afghan refugees, OregonLive



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