Elaine was using both drugs and alcohol by age 11. She was removed from her home because her mother was physically abusing her and was mentally ill. As an adult, Elaine too lost custody of her children. She could not break the multi-generational cycle of abuse alone. Elaine’s journey back began at Partners, where she played on the floor with her youngest son and learned to be a healthy and nurturing parent.
We appreciate the support of our participating restaurants and sponsors:
Thank you to Kris Crocker of KXLY, our Honorary Co-Chair, and to Yelp Spokane, our online host. Our inaugural Dine Out for Our Kids would not have been possible without the generosity of:
Please continue to patronize our restaurant partners throughout the year and thank them for helping the children and families we serve. See you next year!