Special Events

The Olympia Free Clinic hosts annual training events for professionals in the community.  We offer a reduced rate for our volunteers. Please check back to see updated training events.

Coming Events:

Kayak Nisqually Pre-Dawn and Sunrise Tour Benefit - Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 - Location: Luhr Beach, Paddle the Nisqually Delta and pelagic Reach area in the pre-dawn darkness (when conditions are right we will actually see bioluminescent plankton). Dawn will break illuminating the surrounding mountain scenery and the delta itself. Dawn is a great time for bird watching on the Delta. 100% of proceeds go directly to The Olympia Free Clinic! Tickets are $95 and can be purchased at www.kayaknisqually.com

 

Annual Fall Breakfast Fundraiser - Thursday, October 11th, 2018 - Location: The Olympia Center (222 Columbia Street NW, Olympia, WA) Our annual event is the community's opportunity to help us celebrate our Volunteers, hear stories on the impact we have made in the community, meet our Board of Directors and meet Some of our awesome enefiand dedicated Volunteers. We also have a raffle with exciting prizes! Hope to see you there!

 

Past Events:

Blintzapalooza - March 18th at Temple Beth Hatfiloh - The bagel cook off was a tasty success and blinztes sold out early. Thank you for all who attended and enjoyed the wonderful bagels, blintzes and books! See you next year!

Open House - February 8th, 2018 - The Open House was a wonderful event where we opened our doors for anyone desiring a better look inside what we do and how we do it. a great time to meet some of our Volunteers and have a nice snack. We will definitely do this next year!

Grand Oly Opry - Hosted by the Olympia Ladies Drinking Club  -  In August we were the happy beneficiary of the Grand Oly Opry, hosted by the Olympia Ladies Drinking club. he evening was exciting with a huge raffle, lots of great music and free cupcakes! A great night with great and generous people resulted in more than $3,000 donated to The Olympia Free Clinic. Thank you O'LDC, what a fantastic group of women!

Fall Breakfast - Our Fall Breakfast was on October 12th and it was a huge success! We want to thank all the attendees, our Board of Directors in attendance and our awesome volunteers! The raffle was a  huge success and many people went home with fantastic prizes, one even left with a pair of round trip tickets from Alaska Airlines! So exciting! The proceeds from this event, as with others, goes to the operation and support of our mission of providing health care at no cost to our uninsured and under-insured community members.

Gull Harbor Lutheran Church - The congregation held a benefit for The Olympia Free Clinic on October 21st raising $3,200! We are thankful for GHLC's generosity and kindness. There was a lot of fun to be had and many raffle prizes to win. So much fun!

 

Give Local - The Community Foundation - The Give Local campaign ran from November 21st to December 13th. The Community Foundation is an entrepreneur organization helping people determine where best they should invest in the community. About 40 local organizations participated in this event and more than $160,000 were gifted to local non-profits. The Community Foundation covered all online fees so that 100% of donations were received by the beneficiaries. The Dawkins Foundation also made a generous matching donation to the campaign. We are happy to announce we met and exceed our goal for the campaign!