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Thursday, December 11
Upaya invests in helping India’s poorest of the poor get jobs | Sarah Stuteville

A Seattle nonprofit helps India’s ultrapoor by funding Indian entrepreneurs who provide them with jobs.

Thursday, December 4

Ferguson protesters tap into tension on Capitol Hill | Sarah Stuteville

What do businesses on Seattle’s Capitol Hill have to do with a police shooting a couple thousand miles away?

Thursday, November 27

Something is being lost in Seattle’s yoga craze | Sarah Stuteville

Sweta Saraogi, a local yoga teacher who grew up in Mumbai, struggles with how exercise-oriented yoga in America has taken on a “hard-core fitness” attitude that she says commercializes an inherently spiritual practice.

Thursday, November 20

Year Up program opens up a new world in tech for students | Sarah Stuteville

The Year Up program aims to help fill tech jobs through an intensive yearlong program of job training, mentoring and internships for young adults from underserved backgrounds. Here is the story of one of their students.

Thursday, October 30

Islander communities left out of food-assistance loop | Sarah Stuteville

Marshall Islanders are able to travel, live, work and attend school in the United Sates indefinitely and without visas. But if they need food help, their status suddenly becomes second-class.

Thursday, October 16

Ebola crisis hits close to home for Liberian Americans | Sarah Stuteville

In the face of the Ebola epidemic, Seattle-area Liberian Americans are doing all they can to help family and friends back home, from raising money to sending ambulances.

Thursday, October 2

On a mission to save the Cofán of Ecuador | Sarah Stuteville

A local documentary, “Oil & Water,” tells the story of an Ecuadorean tribe endangered by global warming and oil extraction, an ambassador from that tribe in Seattle and his friendship with a man who helps certify oil companies as environmentally friendly.

Thursday, September 18

From donors to research, state has key role in Ebola fight | Sarah Stuteville

From nonprofit organizations mobilizing health workers and prevention campaigns to hospitals sending supplies, foundations securing grants for drug development and individual nurses volunteering on the ground, the Pacific Northwest is stepping up in the fight against Ebola.

Thursday, September 11

In a land of plenty, hunger is all around us | Sarah Stuteville

You don’t have to travel far to encounter food desperation — it’s right here in Seattle.

Thursday, August 28

Hearing cries for help from Iraq to Auburn | Sarah Stuteville

Some of us may be tempted to look away from the grim news around the world. But as Islamic militants attack innocents in northern Iraq, tuning out isn’t an option for locals with loved ones living amid the violence.

Thursday, August 21

Sherpas weigh role at Everest after deadly avalanche | Sarah Stuteville

Members of the Northwest Sherpa community are collecting money to aid the families of Sherpas killed in April’s big avalanche on Mount Everest, and some are rethinking their careers as mountain guides