Friends of the Children, a nonprofit organization that started in Portland 25 years ago, hopes to open a Tacoma chapter in 2019.
Friends of the Children, a nonprofit organization that started in Portland 25 years ago, hopes to open a Tacoma chapter in 2019. Matthew Sorensen Courtesy Friends of the Children - Boston
Friends of the Children, a nonprofit organization that started in Portland 25 years ago, hopes to open a Tacoma chapter in 2019. Matthew Sorensen Courtesy Friends of the Children - Boston

Matt Driscoll has been The News Tribune’s metro news columnist since 2015. A McClatchy President’s Award winner, Driscoll lives in Central Tacoma with his wife Jennifer and three children. He’s passionate about the City of Destiny, and strives to tell stories that might otherwise go untold.