The Washington State PTA awarded Washington Family Engagement their annual Friend of Children’s award.
The League of Women Voters of Snohomish County awarded Washington Family Engagement their 2021 Democracy in Action Award.
Seattle Times – Adie Simmons, Founder and Executive Director of Washington Family Engagement, speaks about the newfound admiration for teachers and the challenges families face with at-home schooling. Read more.
Washington Family Engagement wins the first Maddy Metzger-Utt Leadership Award from the Snohomish County Community Foundation. The award recognizes Metzger-Utt’s long-time service to CFSC as president and CEO and WAFE’s focus on creativity, innovation and leadership. Maddy Metzger-Utt helped CFSC select this year’s recipient. “Adie Simmons and her staff worked tirelessly in the community to support families and help them engage in civic life,” said Metzger-Utt, “they are an inspiring team!”
Adie Simmons, WAFE founder and Executive Director, was inducted into the University of Washington School of Communications Hall of Fame. Read more.
Washington Family Engagement Trust receives the Organization of the Year Award from the Latino Community Fund – Accepting the award on behalf of WAFE, Adie Simmons, founder, and Executive Director, said: “We are humbled and very grateful for this award and are committed to continue working to ensure a better future for Washington Children and Families.”