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Rush Gives 2021: Year in Review

December 30, 2021

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Rush Gives 2021: Year in Review

At Rush, we believe in giving back to the communities we live and work in. We were proud to partner with incredible organizations in 2021 that serve people right here in the South Sound.

In 2021, we were proud to give back to:

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. 



Since 1895, HopeSparks has been providing behavioral health, family services, and basic needs to children and families in Tacoma and Pierce County. HopeSparks is a recognized leader in behavioral health, early intervention, kinship care, home visiting, and parent education. Each year, thousands of children and families turn to HopeSparks for critical and life-changing support.

Tacoma Rescue Mission

The Tacoma Rescue Mission helps all people; including clients, volunteers, donors, and staff, to become their best. Tacoma Rescue Mission provides emergency services such as shelter and food to the homeless or hurting; offers self-sufficiency programs to help lift a person from poverty and break the chains of addiction, support prevention programs and share their Christian faith.

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First 5 FUNdamentals

First 5 FUNdamentals is passionate about making the world a better place for children and families by harnessing the strengths and ideas that live within communities. As their name states, the first 5 years of life are fundamental. First 5 FUNdamental’s role is to support cross-sector leaders in early childhood, to help make their collective vision for children and families a reality.

Communities in Schools—Puyallup

Communities in Schools helps make sure that every student, regardless of race, gender, ability, zip code, or socioeconomic background has what they need to unlock their full potential in school and beyond. Communities in Schools walks by the student’s side to challenge the systems and barriers that stand between them and their success in life. 

The South Sound CARE Foundation

The South Sound CARE Foundation (CARE) helps patients in the South Sound region battle cancer by providing cutting-edge clinical trials here in our own community.

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The Soup Ladies

The Soup Ladies’ mission is to provide fresh cooked meals expeditiously to support first responders such as police, fire, search and rescue teams and military personnel in times of emergencies and disasters.

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The Rotary Club of Gig Harbor

The Rotary Club is an open society of men and women who simply believe in helping others. The Rotary Club provides service to others, promotes integrity, and advances world understanding, goodwill, and peace through fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.

Tides Football-Gig Harbor High School Sports Booster

We look forward to giving back even more in 2022 and continuing to have a positive impact on the communities we are so privileged to live and work in!


Our Rush team lives by our tagline "Building an Exceptional Future, TOGETHER," and happily extends our reach into the surrounding community by supporting the important work of many local organizations. We welcome partnerships opportunities in our community. Inquires can be directed to

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