Northwest Region

Northwest Region

About the region

Map-US-NWBoard of Directors | Associate Board

Founded in 1988, the Northwest regional office of NPH USA is located in Bellevue, Washington. It encompasses the states of Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming. Annual events include Faces of Hope in the Spring, a Gala and a Pequeño Tour featuring the children from one of the Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH, Spanish for “Our Little Brothers and Sisters”) homes in the Fall.

NPH raises the kids and we raise the funds, and we need your help! We welcome everyone who would like to get involved. Register online today to volunteer!

• Click here for information about our Development/Fundraising Internship.
• Click here for our Regional Fundraising Board Member job description.
• Click here for our Regional Associate Board Member job description.
• Read Northwest Region-specific stories on our blog here!

Staff

Abbey Laninga

Northwest Development Officer

Anna Masako Hanson

Northwest Development Coordinator

Glory Visario

Northwest Development Manager

Ross Egge

Northwest Regional Director

Events

NPH USA Virtual Pequeño Tour 2020

Tuesday, 09/01/2020

Monday, 11/30/2020

Once a year, each region of NPH USA arranges for student performers from an NPH home to travel to the United States for a ten to twenty day experience, affectionately referred to as the Pequeño Tour. Read more

2020 Mid-Atlantic/Northeast Pequeño Tour

Thursday, 09/24/2020

Monday, 10/12/2020

Join us for the 2020 Mid-Atlantic/Northeast Pequeño Tour! Youths from NPH El Salvador will be visiting to share their culturally rich musical and dance performances, as well as their touching stories with audiences across New England. Read more

Celebrate Family: Planting With a Purpose

Saturday, 04/24/2021

Spring is finally here and what better way to celebrate this season of growth than by creating your very own succulent terrarium?

Join the NPH NW Associate Board for an afternoon of planting and learning more about the sustainability programs at several of our homes. We will be joined by NPH Guatemala’s former Sustainability Programs Assistant, Alejandro De Leon, who will share with us about Guatemala’s Equipo Verde program. This event is open to all ages and there are three ways to join in the fun!

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Celebrate Family: Taste of NPH

Monday, 05/10/2021

Sunday, 05/16/2021

Have you ever wondered what family life is like at one of our homes? Now is your chance to get a peek into the life of a pequeño as we Celebrate Family through food, culture and onsite videos. Taste of NPH is a week-long virtual experience that will connect you with authentic recipes, beverages, sounds, games and videos highlighting family life at NPH.
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Travel Opportunities

Please check back here for information on future trips. To see the full trip schedule, click here.

News

Northwest News

This year, the Faces of Hope celebrations in Northwest reflected on all that NPH has built, and inspired us to keep on building together. Read more