Pybus Market Charitable
Foundation In Action

Community/diversity and civic engagement:

  • Hispanic business expo
  • Naturalization meetings
  • Voter registration
  • President’s Day presentation/celebration
  • MLK Day presentation/celebration
  • Veteran’s Day presentation/celebration
  • July 4 presentation/celebration
  • Memorial Day presentation/celebration
  • “Coffee with a Cop”
  • State Patrol lectures on distracted driving, driving under the influence, winter driving and defensive driving

Serve the poor:

  •  Make a Difference Day food drive
  • Pilot program: Farmer’s Market’s unsold goods storage and donation to local food banks

Arts:

  • Art showings and education (ie Lance Dooley Pybus sculptor)
  • Art lovers table donations
  • Bands/musicians performances (ie Mariachi Huenachi)
  • Link Transit partnership, kids art display

Heath and Education:

  • Pybus University – see full listing
  • Bookmobile
  • “Friends of the Library” book sale
  •  “Write on the River” author’s book signings
  • Tutoring programs
  • Planetarium display
  • Food/nutrition/diet lectures/education
  • Breast cancer awareness month, mammogram bus
  • Diabetes cooking classes
  • Bloodmobile blood drives
  • Partnership with Molina healthcare, Hispanic healthcare partnership
  • Colon walk-through
  • “Don’t wait” history exhibit, partnership with museum
  • History of Wenatchee video showings (Stemilt, Woods family/Wenatchee World, Hot metal, Grand Coulee Dam, Tashi and the Monk, etc.)
Pybus University

Family activities:

  • Lego competitions
  • Chess tournaments
  • “All of Creation” summer camp, partnership with Pacific Crest church
  • Indoor Playground, partnership with Wenatchee Parks & Recreation
  • Table games on no school days
  • Gingerbread house competition

Non-profits support:

  • Nonprofit “fair”
  • Free/reduced price facility services for non-profits and church groups, and free day tables at Saturday markets
  • Host weekly Young Life meetings
  • Muslim refugees fundraiser