Stories tagged: at-risk youth
Wed., March 22, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
Starbucks CEO stands by pledge to hire refugees
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz presided over his last annual shareholder meeting as head of the company Wednesday by standing by its pledge to hire refugees and expanding on previously announced …
Mon., June 29, 2015, 11:07 a.m.
Spokane named All-America City for work in schools
For the third time in 41 years, Spokane has been named an All-America City. The award from the National Civic Leagues went to 10 U.S. cities. Spokane, which previously won …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2012
Program helps at-risk teens and shelter dogs
Seirra Howard’s future may be brighter thanks to a heeler mix named Diesel. Classified as an at-risk youth following a 2009 arrest, 18-year-old Howard came to know and train Diesel …