Britta, Dan and Rosey attended the Spokane County Bar Association Diversity Section’s luncheon on February 28th in support of the Carl Maxey Scholarship Fund. Reverend Walter Kendricks of the Morning Star Baptist Church gave a powerful message to the members of the judiciary and bar...

This piece and other artwork made by youth will be displayed in our new Pierce County office. In this artwork by TeamChild youth supporter Felipe C. the mountains represent "overcoming obstacles" and the birch tree and sunrise represent "new beginnings". Felipe is a talented artist, who...

TeamChild is excited to have three new staff members who joined us in August! As we build our team, we are prioritizing lived experience that allows individuals to connect with the young people we work beside. We asked Joshua Gardner (Pierce County Case Support Specialist), Riley Moos (Pierce County...

On May 7th TeamChild supporters gathered at Seattle's Arctic Club Dome Room for our very first benefit luncheon: Centering Youth, Advancing Justice, where we raised more than $110,000 for TeamChild's programs. National best selling author and speaker Debrena Jackson Gandy was our MC for the day. Jakari...

Thank you to our investors and partners for their support! TeamChild has just released our 2018 Annual Report. Check it out and learn more about what our team accomplished in 2018. TeamChild 2018 Annual Report Thanks to Jennifer Ramirez for the design work! ...

Racism influences the criminal justice, social service, educational and civil/administrative court systems - all of which impact TeamChild's clients. In 2016 following staff recommendations, TeamChild committed to sending all staff to Undoing Institutional Racism (UIR) training to develop individual and organizational awareness and skill sets...

Board Perspective - by Krista Leigh Elliott For 14 years, I have worked as a public defender in the Juvenile Division of Spokane County. I can receive cases that range anywhere from misdemeanor Disturbing School charges, to First Degree Murder charges.  Ages can range from nine years...

Much of what has dominated our news cycles in 2018 has been so deeply disturbing and difficult – daily heart-wrenching gun violence, polarizing political rhetoric, and the increase in implied and explicit disparagement and “othering” of our families, friends and neighbors. Staying hopeful can be...

CALL US TeamChild staff are working remotely and can be reached by e-mail and phone. ADVANCE JUSTICE this spring!