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Potholes to Climate Change: Inspiring GO VOTE Artwork

Want different healthcare options, attention to climate change, fair play for LGBTQ and BIPOC citizens, potholes filled or even just some green gra...

5 Surprising Facts About Hummingbirds

Often featured on Eighth Generation products and our Store sign at Pike Place Market, hummingbirds are whimsical creatures that have delighted and...

Why is Our Colleague Facing 17 years in Prison for Protesting?

Eighth Generation is a proud partner of NDN Collective and their CEO Nick Tilsen, a highly respected community leader and advocate for Indigenous r...

The Faces of Eighth Generation

There is never a dull moment at our Seattle headquarters. If you ever get a chance to walk through the front door, you'll see a dozen smiling faces...

Surprise Honor for Eighth Generation - Behind the Scenes

On Monday morning, as the Eighth Generation team gathered in the lobby for our weekly staff meeting, we saw a recognizable silhouette approaching t...

A Love Letter to our Postman

Our USPS carrier is a kind and patient elder, so we are constantly amazed when he jumps out of his mini-truck and dashes the 30 feet to our warehou...

VIDEO - GOOGLE Shines Spotlight on Our Values-based Business Practices

In the early days of the pandemic, Eighth Generation was able to secure 10,000 pieces of life-saving PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for local ...

Powerful Women Weavers Selected for Public Art Project!

Eighth Generation was honored to receive nearly 30 submissions to our recent Call for Coast Salish Textile Artists. Meet the 4 artists chosen to co...

Calling Coast Salish Textile Designers

Our small business is proud to offer multiple public art opportunities during a time when such opportunities are exceedingly rare.  Danielle Morse...

Eighth Generation Supports Black Lives Matter

As an indigenous-led small business, we wholeheartedly support the nationwide effort to create change that has followed the murders of George Floyd...

The Heroes Behind the Mask

Join us in celebrating some of Seattle’s frontline healthcare workers! We’re honoring them by sharing their portraits, as well as some fun facts ab...

Oregon Artists Respond to Pandemic with Wool Blanket

The coronavirus pandemic may have delayed Eighth Generation's plans to open a beautiful new brick and mortar store in downtown Portland, but it can...