Quilt winner


 The 2013 Quilt Raffle reveals winner

The 2013 Quilt Raffle winner is the principal of Spanaway Lake High School, Julie Baublits. No, it is not a fix, she bought 20 tickets.  She has been a long-time supporter of BEST and has always wanted to win one of the quilt raffles. Congratulations Julie! In the photo, Harriet Miller, BEST board member is on the left and Julie is on the right.



The 2014 Quilt Raffle reveals winner

The BEST 2014 Quilt Raffle winner was drawn at the June 10th, 2014 meeting of BEST Board. The quilt was made and donated by Helen Randles and after many years of buying many, many raffle tickets, the quilt was won by Harriott Balmer!

The Graham Business Association $$$ for Bethel Scholarships

The Graham Business Association hosts an annual scholarship auction that raises thousands of dollars for Bethel student scholarships for Bethel High School, Challenger High School, Graham-Kapowsin High School and Spanaway Lake High School.  There are many good buys to be had at the silent auction. Jimmy Morgan who serves on the boards of BEST and GBA is the chair of this very succesful event. 


Right: Jimmy happily receives the check from GBA President Toby Delgado.


ABC Day (All Bethel Community Day)

Held every year at Spanaway Lake High, Bethel High or Graham-Kapowsin High School. BEST's booth is staffed by volunteers from the BEST board. Guests are able to spin the wheel for an opportunity to win treasures donated by Red Canoe Credit Union, the US Army, Air Force, Navy and other organizations.  More than 4,000 attended every year. Lots of contacts are made with students and parents to explain the process of applying for scholarships.