SEATTLE (May 14, 2015) — As previously reported, the Puget Sound Labor Agency is experiencing a financial crisis. After 40 years of service to the community, and to union families in particular, the PSLA’s doors may soon close.
The Seattle Sounders FC is offering a special fundraiser for the PSLA. Click here to buy Sounders tickets for the match versus the L.A. Galaxy at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 4. Enter the pass code “PSLA” and you’ll get discounted tickets — regularly $38 are now $26 — and a portion of the proceeds from every ticket will benefit the PSLA. Download, post and share this flier for more details and to help spread the word.
Since 1975, the PSLA and its volunteers have been building wheelchair ramps for disabled citizens who can’t afford to install them and providing a union member emergency assistance program in partnership with union locals. But most know the PSLA for its Food Bank, operated out of the Seattle Labor Temple from 8 a.m. to noon Monday and Friday, which is a vital resource for the community, providing groceries and other necessities to families in need.
Help the PSLA keep its doors open and have a fun night out with family, friends and co-workers cheering on the Sounders. Get your tickets now!