Seattle Unique Boutique presents a Non-profit: Northwest Center
Founded in 1965 by a group of parents determined to change the world, Northwest Center is a leader in advancing equal opportunities for people of all abilities. Northwest Center’s mission is to promote the growth, development and independence of people with developmental disabilities through programs of education, rehabilitation and work opportunity. Northwest Center’s award-winning Kids division provides early intervention, inclusive early childhood education, and after school programs. Northwest Center’s Employment division provides job training, placement, and support for hundreds of outstanding employees. Northwest Center sustains its work through a unique social enterprise model that combines earned income from its own inclusive businesses, donations collected by The Big Blue Truck ™, program revenue, and philanthropy. Northwest Center touches the lives of nearly 1,000 families annually.