Saturday, Dec. 1st 12:30pm

Tip Cup Masterpiece: Family Art Afternoon


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Join local artist, Christin Garcia from Art Expressions, as she leads your family in an afternoon of fun, paint, and family time. You will learn the process behind the paint style and each person will create a piece to take home. They can be done as a panel piece or individual piece.  

Cost: $20 per person (all participants must be at least 4 years old)

When: Saturday, December 1st at 12:30pm 

Where: Franklin Middle School, 410 S. 19th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

*Pick up of items will be coordinated once the portraits have dried completely. 

Panera Bread Fundraiser 11/8/18

Join us on 11/8/18 at Panera Bread from 4pm-8pm!

On Thursday, November 8th from 4pm-8pm at Panera Bread, 21 E Valley Mall Blvd, 

show this page to the cashier when you place your order and Panera will donate a 20% 

of the proceeds from your purchase.  

Ordering Online for Rapid Pick-Up or Delivery? Enter "PRFUND" as your Promo Code 

to have a portion of your proceeds donated to YSF!

Celebrate Our Youth 2019

More information coming soon...

Interested in being a sponsor? Please contact Nicole Franson, Executive Director,

at or at (509) 457-0898. 

6th Annual Gayle Wingerter Book Sale

September 29th, 2018 - Inklings Bookshop

On September 29th, Inklings Bookshop honored Gayle Wingerter, a beloved former bookseller and educator. Gayle was passionate about books, and about her work as a teacher.  

Thank you to Inklings Bookshop for a donation of over $400 to the Gayle Wingerter Literacy Fund. 

Miss the book sale? You can always donate online or mail a check to: Yakima Schools Foundation, PO Box 1773, Yakima, WA 98907.

HoptemberFEST Sponsors 2018

A big Thank You to everyone who got up early to attend this years breakfast at Robertson Elementary.  We hope you enjoyed the change of venue as we wanted to provide everyone an opportunity to see what we are doing as a community to invest in our next generation.

Our heartfelt Thanks to the leadership students, the choir and the administration and teachers at Robertson Elementary for making this years Celebrate Our Youth Breakfast a huge success.

Thanks to everyone that tapped into their inner artist and helped us support teachers and students in the Yakima Schools District. We can't make a difference without you.