News

Etta's 34th Birthday Appeal Goal $8,000, for clean water work in Bolivia

Jan. 19, 2020

You're invited to Celebrate Etta's 34th Birthday! We are simply passionate about partnering with the people of Bolivia. Our vision is to create a world where all communities are safe and healthy. You can help us realize this vision! Learn more.

Your Gift is Powerful

Dec. 10, 2019

As the holiday season approaches, we ask that you consider how you can transform lives. Learn more.

Annual Christmas Tree Lot: 2 Weekends Only

Nov. 14, 2019

Etta Projects' Annual Holiday Christmas Tree and Bolivian Market will be open to the public at Cedar Springs Pavilions by the Lakes for TWO WEEKENDS ONLY. Learn more.

Volunteer Opportunity Available

Nov. 1, 2019

Etta Projects has an immediate opening for an agricultural intern in Bolivia. Learn more about job responsibilities and how to apply here: Learn more.

Fundraiser Evening for Etta - Nov. 9

Oct. 9, 2019

Back by popular demand! Our big poker evening is right around the corner, and we are dealing a really fun night! Join us in Tacoma at the Slavonian American Benevolent Society on Saturday, November 9th to celebrate, have some fun and generate good in the world! For event details and pricing, click here: Learn more.

Etta Projects Names Kathryn Lewis as Executive Director

June 21, 2019

In July Kathryn Lewis will join the Tacoma office of Etta Projects. She will be responsible for the strategy, oversight and growth of Etta Projects’ portfolio of health care, clean water, sanitation, leadership and empowerment of women and children in Bolivia. Learn more.

Save the Date for Etta Projects' Annual Auction Evening

Feb. 5, 2019

Our largest and most anticipated event of the year will bring together new and long-time supporters of Etta Projects and enthusiastic auction bidders for a fun-filled auction evening on Saturday, April 20th, 2019 at the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event Center. Learn more.

Etta Projects Annual Christmas Tree Lot

Nov. 9, 2018

Etta Projects is hosting the Annual Tree Lot benefitting programs and services in rural Bolivia. Shop for a great cause and pick your own tree available in a variety of shapes and sizes. Also available are holiday wreaths and beautiful hand-crafted products from Bolivia. Learn more.

Tekoati Community Transformation Center

May 18, 2018

Tekoati is Etta Projects' Community Transformation Center in a 96 acre tropical forest near the Amboro National Park outside Buena Vista, Bolivia. Please watch this informational video to more about it. Learn more.

Buy wine from Water from Wine to support Etta Projects

Feb. 12, 2018

Etta Projects is collaborating with Water From Wine, a non-profit interested in helping support water projects. Now you can purchase wine from Water from Wine and 100% of the proceeds go to support Etta Projects! Click on learn more to order your wine now! Learn more.

Etta Projects Annual Tree Lot Opens December 9th

Nov. 17, 2017

Join us: ONLY OPEN 2 WEEKENDS!! December 9th –10th & 16th-17th We'll have a variety of trees and sizes, wreaths and beautiful hand-crafted products from Bolivia. Saturdays & Sundays 9 am – 5 pm. LOCATION:Cedar Springs Pavilion by the Lakes 7354 Bethel Burley Rd SE Port Orchard, WA 98367. Look for the Etta Projects Logo! Learn more.

Etta Projects Founder Awarded Peace Prize

Aug. 12, 2017

The Kitsap Sun reports on Peace Prize Award and the work of Etta Projects Learn more.

Founder Pennye Nixon honored with 2017 Greater Tacoma Peace Prize

July 27, 2017

The Greater Tacoma Peace Prize Honors Pennye Nixon at a banquet - September 28th, 2017. Tacoma is the only city in the United States with a Peace Laureate to be recognized by the Norwegian Nobel Institute. Pennye will travel to Olso, Norway this December to take part in the Nobel Peace Prize festivities. Learn more.

Etta Projects receives national grant for Health Promotion through Dining for Women

Sept. 30, 2016

"Changing the World One Dinner at a Time." Dining for Women is a national non-profit giving circle dedicated to empowering women and girls living in extreme poverty. Learn more.