Foundation for Working Families

The Foundation for Working Families is a hardship and disaster relief program overseen by the Washington State Labor Council (WSLC).


Please donate to the Foundation for Working Families. Locals and members can send checks made out to the Foundation for Working Families to us and we’ll get them to the Foundation.

Send checks to:  Foundation for Working Families c/o Sue Keller
WFSE/AFSCME, 1212 Jefferson Street SE #300, Olympia WA  98501


All applications are based on funding availability. Priority is given to UNION members who have experienced a financial hardship and need assistance (for example: eviction notice, gas/power shut off). Assistance is limited to a maximum or or equivalent of $500 every 12 months.

More than a dozen Council 28 locals and Council 28 have recently made contributions to the fund.

Assistance is limited to a maximum of or equivalent to $500 once every 12 months.


EMAIL form to [email protected]

MAIL TO: Foundation for Working Families, 906 Columbia Street SW #330, Olympia WA 98501
Phone: 360-570-5169 – Fax: 360-570-5189