THANK YOU to all 690-plus attendees who made Paws & Pride such an incredible event! Partial proceeds will benefit Seattle Humane in Bellevue and Lambert House. We can't wait to see you again next year, with even more wagging tails, colors and joy.
On Pride Month and every month, we continue to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community while acknowledging and understanding their is work that still lies ahead. At the Bellevue Downtown Association, we will continue to partner with other local organizations and businesses who align with our mission and vision of building a Downtown that is inclusive and diverse for all.
For more information and resources for members of the LGBTQIA+ community, visit these community support organizations: Eastside Pride PNW, Pflag, Lambert House, Youth Eastside Services, GLSEN, and GSBA.
Paws up for charity! Partial net proceeds of the event registration fees will equally benefit Seattle Humane and Lambert House, a nonprofit organization that empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth through the development of leadership, social, and life skills in the greater Seattle, Washington area.
Founded in 1897, Seattle Humane proudly promotes the human-animal bond by saving and serving pets in need. They are more than a shelter – Seattle Humane is a pet resource center for the region, providing adoption services, a pet food bank and support for pet owners, low-cost spay/neuter surgeries and wellness exams, humane education for all ages and more. All made possible through the support of a generous community. Seattle Humane is located in Bellevue, at 13212 SE Eastgate Way. For more information, visit www.seattlehumane.org.
Lambert House empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth through the development of leadership, social, and life skills. Since 1981, the Lambert House LGBTQ Youth Center has cared for, championed, and celebrated over 15,000 individual minors and young adults through over 500,000 service contacts. Ongoing in-person groups are currently available in Seattle, North Bend, and Maple Valley with activities organized in other communities around King County. You can learn more about them at www.lamberthouse.org.