2016 Writer and Artist Showcase

Admission is free Monday June 20th 5pm-7pm The open house will feature original works by Recovery Cafe Members including paintings, drawings, sculptures, poetry and short stories as well as special guest Doug Piotter, author of Fixed: Dope sacks, dye packs, and the long welcome back.

GiveBIG 2016 Exceeded Goals!

THANK YOU! Through your generosity, Recovery Café raised over $29,000 through the Seattle Foundation’s 6th annual GiveBIG! Thank you to our Finance Committee and former Board members for offering a stretch match to everyone that supported us and thank you to every Change Maker who supported recovery by making a donation to us via GiveBIG … Continued

Recovery Café Network Launched!

Last week, five groups from Washington State and California came together at Recovery Café in Seattle to launch the Inaugural Recovery Café Network Cohort with the goal to open Recovery Cafés in their cities. Groups from Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver (WA), Everett and San Jose (CA) joined the charter two-year cohort. Each group brings dedication to … Continued

40 Years Ago the Unthinkable Happened

By Greg D. Williams, M.A. (first appeared in Huffington Post on May 9, 2016) Forty years ago today, on May 9, 1976, an unusual press conference was held at the old Shoreham Americana Hotel in Washington, D.C. The story grabbed the attention of national media cameras and the next day appeared in many newspapers across … Continued

Macklemore & GiveBIG 2016

    Please Give BIG–  Your donation will be stretched thanks to our generous board and former board members, along with funds from Seattle Foundation’s Stretch Pool! This year, you have the ability to schedule your donation ahead of time to be processed on May 3, guaranteeing your donation has the greatest impact! Schedule your … Continued

Give BIG for Recovery!

You can be a Change Maker! Invest in women and men through all stages of their recovery journey! Recovery Café is proud to participate in this year’s online GiveBIG charitable giving event on May 3, 2016 hosted by the Seattle Foundation. This is a one-day campaign during which you can help grow our long-term recovery … Continued