'Tis the season, to prepare for the holidays, plan our family gatherings, holiday parties, make merry and celebrate. For many Yakima area families, however, this is the season of wondering once again, how to navigate through colder, darker days while struggling just to feed the family and make ends meet...
My family and I have decided that it's time to take action! We have collectively decided that each quarter we are going to volunteer.
Our first family volunteer outing was for Northwest Harvest. Our shift was Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. We packed food bags for schoolkids. Jackson, 12, and Shaylee, 11, had a great time! They are already asking when we are going back.
The Morning Bull Pen and Kelly "Wild Wild" West set out on a great adventure on Friday. With temperatures reaching only 23 degrees and going down to 8 in the afternoon, it was a cold adventure, at that. The goal was to raise $1,000 for Northwest Harvest during each broadcast with the the Bull crew. If we did, Coastal Farm and Ranch had pledged to match that by putting in their $1,000! W