Serve in Seattle
Join our partner ministries and serve Seattle year-round! After sign up, you will be contacted with additional information for your shift.
Sunday, March 3, 9:30am-1:30pm & 6:15pm-7:00pm, UPC
This event is the primary fundraiser for all Youth Mission and Ministry mission activities local, national, and international for middle and high school students. This year we are throwing a Mexican fiesta in Larson Hall for the congregation!
Visit the Auction website for more information.
May 24-27, Lake Retreat, Ravensdale, WA Located 35 miles southeast of Seattle.
Build and strengthen relationships as you and your family worship and have fun together. Activities for everyone! Organized games and sports, crafts, canoes, paddleboards, paintball, zip line, campfires with smores, worship, fellowship, as well as comfortable lodging, and buffet-style meals. Families are responsible for their own transportation to and from camp.
$135 per adult, $120 per youth ages 4–12, children under 4 are free! Refunds are not available after April 1. Registration closes May 10. Scholarships are available but limited. If you wish to request a scholarship please contact Makalee before registering.
Registration opening by March 4.
Families, we need your help to support all students wanting to attend retreats, fun events, and camps, no matter their financial situation. Join us in making sure every student has the chance to participate! If you would like to contribute; checks can be made out to UPC with "FLM Scholarships" in the memo line, or give online with PushPay, select giving type of "Other" and note "FLM Scholarships" in the memo box. Thanks!
Family Ministries Staff
Nancy Eckardt, Interim Director of Family Ministries
Makalee Latta, Executive Admin for Family Ministries
Rita Buyco, Associate Director of Urban Engagement and Family Missions
Scott Gronholz, Director of High School Ministry
Bianca Quezada, Director of Middle School Ministry
Jill Brinkerhoff, Director of Children's Ministry
Sarah Smith, Associate Director of Elementary Ministry
Debbie Symons, Associate Director of Early Childhood Ministry
Daniel Keyes, High School Intern
Kevin Grow, Middle School Intern
Kaitlyn Anderson, Intern of Urban Engagement and Family Missions