GTH attorneys Eric Gilman, Stephanie Bloomfield, Andrea McNeely, Julie Dickens, and Patty O’Brien Pearson completed the Run for Equal Justice this weekend! The relay benefits the Washington State Campain for Equal Justice and supports civil legal aid in Pierce County. GTH currently leads the pack in funds raised, but donations are still open! https://runforequaljustice.com/participant/1043159
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, GTH held a 2-week food drive competition for the Emergency Food Network. Staff and attorneys were split into 4 teams for the contest. Altogether the teams collected 4,526 of food, and over $1,000 in donations. Our friends at EFN reported that this is equivalent to 8,762 meals! If you are … Read more GTH holds food drive competition for the Emergency food Network
GTH is once again honored to help sponsor this year’s New Beginning’s Annual Benefit Luncheon, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. If you are interested in learning how you can help empower domestic abuse victims, please visit the New Beginnings website.
The Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium held its grand opening of the new Pacific Seas Aquarium on September 7th, 2018. GTH Partner John Guadnola, a member of the Board of Directors of the Zoo Society, is the chair of a Society capital campaign to raise money for the new aquarium. The aquarium project started with … Read more The Pacific Seas Aquarium is now open at the Point Defiance Zoo!
Partners Salvador Mungia and Lisa Kremer recently devoted their energy helping McCarver Elementary students start the school year on the right foot by being part of the Tacoma-Peirce County Bar Association’s (TPCBA) Back-to-School day at McCarver. The TPCBA was the primary sponsor of this event with financial sponsorship also by the Pierce County Minority Bar … Read more Salvador Mungia and Lisa Kremer help organize McCarver Elementary community event
During the inaugural year of our partnership with Sheridan Elementary attorneys and staff often asked, “How can we help more?” For GTH staff members Amelia Franco and Matt Main, that turned out to be coaching the 2nd and 3rd grade Sheridan baseball team through Tacoma Metro Parks. While the baseball season ended earlier in the … Read more Sheridan and GTH catch a Rainers game!
As summer arrived GTH bid farewell to our Sheridan Elementary first graders until this Fall. Beginning in January, 2018 over 20 volunteers committed to visiting their assigned class a few hours a month to work with students to improve their reading and writing skills. During the course of the year memorable moments were made when … Read more GTH’s first year of volunteering at Sheridan Elementary was a huge success!
Warm weather has arrived and with it so has the Pierce County Library System’s Summer Reading Program. GTH has been a longtime supporter of the event and is honored to continue supporting the popular summer literacy program. Children and teens who sign up for the program can earn tickets to local attractions such as the … Read more Pierce County Library Foundation rewards Summer reading
GTH is proud to announce that Palmer Scholars recently elected attorney Christal Harrison to their Board of Directors. Palmer Scholars has helped over 400 low-income students of color in Pierce County earn a post-secondary degree. The scholarship, which provides up to $5,000 per year of financial support and mentorship has helped students obtain their degree … Read more Palmer Scholars elects GTH attorney Christal Harrison to their Board of Directors
GTH recently sponsored the 18th Annual Breakfast With Champions held by the King County Bar Association (KCBA). The benefit breakfast raised funds to go to the King County Bar Foundation, which is the charitable arm of the KCBA. Through the foundation, money is raised to help support pro-bono legal programs and provide grants to University … Read more GTH was proud to sponsor the King County Bar Foundation Breakfast With Champions
It’s billed as the best dinner party in the South Sound, and it certainly was the bee’s knees! GTH was a proud sponsor of the 12th annual Star Chefs on Broadway, this year with a 1920’s theme. The event is held by the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts, and benefits its arts and education … Read more Broadway Center for the Performing Arts hosts the 12th annual Star Chefs benefit
Attorneys from Gordon Thomas Honeywell attended the Legal Foundation of Washington’s (LFW) Goldmark Luncheon where GTH was recognized as a “Law Firm Champion” for its financial support of civil legal aid. GTH partner Eric Gilman currently serves as a board member of the Campaign for Equal Justice and partner Sal Mungia serves on the Board … Read more The Legal Foundation of Washington recognizes GTH as a “Law Firm Champion” at the Goldmark Luncheon
Kids In Need of Defense (KIND) is an immigration advocacy group for children. KIND serves as the leading organization for representing children that enter the US immigration without legal representation. GTH is proud to partner with KIND on a pro bono basis in representing several children from Central America. The children escaped their home country … Read more The Defense Litigation Group at GTH partners with Kids In Need of Defense.
GTH continued its long-standing tradition as the lead sponsor for the Symphony Tacoma Orchestra’s opening night celebration
On October 21, 2017, GTH continued its long-standing tradition as the lead sponsor for the Symphony Tacoma Orchestra’s opening night celebration. This celebration featured the amazing music from West Side Story and The Waterfront in honor of the centennial of Leonard Bernstein’s birth. GTH Partner Dianne K. Conway has served on the Symphony’s Board of … Read more GTH continued its long-standing tradition as the lead sponsor for the Symphony Tacoma Orchestra’s opening night celebration
The Campaign for Equal Justice (C4EJ) is a statewide effort to raise funds for civil legal aid in support of those who would otherwise be unable to afford a lawyer. GTH Partner Eric Gilman serves on the C4EJ Board and co-chairs the Pierce County Law Firm Campaign. He is also the President of the Tacoma–Pierce … Read more GTH continues to support Access for Equal Justice
On October 28, 2017 GTH continued its long-standing support of the Emergency Food Network (EFN), by sponsoring this year’s Abundance Dinner Auction. This event raised over $350,000, which will help provide more than 1.7 million meals to those in need in the Pacific Northwest. “This was a great event for an even better cause; we … Read more GTH sponsors EFN’s Annual Abundance Dinner
An idea years in the making is finally coming to fruition. In 2008, GTH Partner Sal Mungia, had an idea to team up with area businesses to sponsor local elementary classes. Time and resources were limited, however, and sadly the project never progressed out of the preliminary stages. Nine years later, GTH is proud to … Read more GTH welcomes Sheridan Elementary School first graders, prinicpal, and mayor
Gordon Thomas Honeywell has been involved in the community through civic and charitable organizations for over 120 years. We are proud to continue that tradition today. In the last decade, GTH and its partners have donated more than one million dollars to local charitable, social, cultural, and educational organizations throughout Pierce and King County. GTH … Read more GTH and its Partners Have Donated More Than One Million Dollars
It was a chilly weekend this October when GTH’s IT Manager, Jon Slaughter, helped assemble a playground at Shaw Road Elementary School in Puyallup. The school’s PTA had raised enough donations to purchase new playground equipment for the kids but lacked the workers to put everything together. When the request went out Jon immediately signed … Read more Jon Slaughter Goes Back to School