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Mercer Island Thrift Shop Now Accepting Vehicles

We are excited to annouce that the Mercer Island Thrift Shop is now partnering with CARS Auctions to accept your vehicle donations. The Thrift Shop accepts most cars, trucks, trailers, boats, RV’s, motorcycles, off road vehicles, heavy equipment and most other motorized vehicles. Please visit our comprehensive website at to review frequently asked questions, … Continue reading

Recycle Your Appliances & Electronics and Help MIYFS!

Free Appliance & Electronics Recycling at the Windermere Mercer Island Office Donations will benefit the Mercer Island Youth and Family Services Foundation!  Saturday, June 15th, 2013 10am to 2pm Windermere Mercer Island is teaming up with local non-profit 1 Green Planet, and shredding company Confidential Data Disposal, Inc., to offer free recycling and secure shredding. The following items will … Continue reading

2013 Giving from the Heart Breakfast: Community Celebration and Grand Success!

Over 500 Islanders and Island supporters joined together in a fabulous community celebration at the 11th Annual Giving from the Heart Breakfast on Wednesday. Over 500 attended the event that will net over $100,000 for Mercer Island Youth and Family Services. Fitting in with the theme of the breakfast–”Taking Care of Our Own”–the event included Aubrey … Continue reading

Twelve Generous Island Businesses To Donate 20% of Proceeds on February 13th to Mercer Island Youth and Family Services

Mayor Bruce Bassett and wife Nannette join the fun through promotional video Twelve generous Mercer Island businesses will be “Giving from the Heart” on Wednesday, February 13th by donating 20% of their revenue that day to Mercer Island Youth and Family Services. Now in it’s third year, the Giving from the Heart Shopping and Dining … Continue reading