Monthly Archives: March 2011

Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Positions Now Open!

Do you like working with new moms and babies? Did you breastfeed your own baby for at least six months? Have you received WIC services within the last three years? Open Arms is looking for women to train as breastfeeding … Continue reading

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Open Arms Spring Luncheon

Preliminary results for our luncheon are in. We are extremely pleased to report that Open Arms attendees, sponsors and supporters donated over $50,000 to benefit Open Arms. Thank you one and all for making our primary fundraiser such a success! … Continue reading

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Open Arms Spring Luncheon was a Success!

Thank you all who attended the 3rd Annual Open Arms Spring Luncheon today. What a day! I left feeling inspired and moved by Dr. Ben Danielson’s speech, by the video featuring Open Arms client Shantell, her son Jasiah and Open … Continue reading

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Seattle Channel Features Michelle Sarju, Open Arms Clinical Director

The Seattle Channel will feature Open Arms Clinical Director Michelle Sarju in a piece airing Monday, March 14 “Community Stories: Catching Our Babies.” Michelle Sarju is one of the few African-American midwives in Washington state. While following her career path, … Continue reading

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Join us for our Third Annual Spring Luncheon!

Registration for the Open Arms Third Annual Luncheon is well underway. Won’t you join us? Our biggest fundraising event of the year, our annual Spring Luncheon is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the Open Arms community. We … Continue reading

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Postpartum Depression

Many people visit our website looking for information on Postpartum Depression. If you’re interested, the blog Postpartum Progress by Katherine Stone is wonderful – check it out. There’s a lovely interview of Katherine “Blossom in the Desert” on the Giving … Continue reading

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