Recurring Events

Champions for Kids


Champions for Kids logoEvery year, TOGETHER! honors people from the community who make a positive difference in the lives of youth.

Find more information here.


Tickets are still available for Champions for Kids 2015! Click here.


Awards of Excellence


TOGETHER!'s Awards of Excellence, a recognition program in Thurston CountyThe Awards of Excellence is an annual event co-sponsored by TOGETHER! and The Olympian at the end of each school year. It recognizes high school students for their achievements in several categories.


We're pleased to announce that the Awards of Excellence will be back from its hiatus in spring 2016! Details will be announced before then.


Find more information here.


Substance Abuse:
A Community Response
(formerly 'Meth and More')


TOGETHER!'s Thurston County Drug Action Team logoEach spring, TOGETHER! and a few partners offer a large conference on drug abuse in our area. Information is shared by law enforcement, prevention experts, health professionals and more on the state of substance abuse in the greater South Sound area. Participants are welcome from around the state.


Find more information here.


Registration is still open for the 2015 Conference but filling up fast, so register soon. Click here to register.


Past Events



World No Tobacco Day

May 31 is the annual, globally recognized World No Tobacco Day, encouraging 24 hours of abstinence from tobacco.


We sponsored a day-long World no Tobacco Day event at South Sound High School in 2014; click here for a picture album, or click here to read a newsletter article about it.


North Thurston Public Schools wrote about TOGETHER!'s participation in the 2010 event in their newsletter; click here to read it.

Upcoming Events

Here are some events coming up soon. For more events, check out our events calendar.



Substance Abuse: A Community Response Conference: Apr. 29-30

This year's 2-day conference has concluded. The reports we've heard so far about this year's panels are pretty stellar, so thank you to all of our presenters!


Click here to see pictures from the conference.



Little Red Schoolhouse Fundraiser Barbecue: May 28

Click here to buy barbecue tickets.


The Little Red Schoolhouse provides backpacks, school supplies, a coat, socks and underwear every August to thousands of kids whose families may be having trouble affording these things.


You can help. Come support the cause and help a child get supplies buying a barbecue dinner! You also can enter to win raffle baskets, listen to live music, and buy something from the always-tasty dessert table. Thank you for helping bring school supplies to kids who need them! Food is from Marv's Marvlus BBQ and can be eaten at the event or taken to go. You get a pulled pork sandwich, cole slaw, baked beans and a drink.


When: May 28, 2015, 4-7 p.m.

Where: Olympia/Lacey Church of God, corner of Lacey Blvd and Ruddell Rd.

Tickets: $10 in advance or $12 at the door, so save $2 each and buy them now! Click here to buy tickets.


Free 'High in Plain Sight' Workshop: May 30

High in Plain Sight workshop sponsored by TOGETHER!


When:  Saturday, May 30, 2015 * 9 A.M to 2:30 P.M.
Where: Tenino Elementary School (multi-purpose room), 301 Old Hwy 99 N, Tenino, WA  98589


Limited seating available. Register by contacting:
Stacia Wasmundt, TBHAT Coalition Coordinator
360-264-3524 or Email


Find us in the community

You can find us running an activity area or a table for these local events this year:

Lacey Spring Fun Fair, May 16-17

Rally at the Capitol, May 16

Sand in the City, date TBA

Nisqually Tribe Health Fair

Chehalis Tribe Health Fair

Tumwater Youth Program dances

Combined Fund Drive events

More to be announced!


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For more information:


Danielle Koenig

360-493-2230 x20


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