Fitness

A lifesaver for ‘Ms. Suki’: At 86, line dancing, lunch — and a place to belong for her and 35,000 others

Thursday, November 14, 2019.    FUND FOR THE NEEDY.   Asian Counseling and Referral Service   ACRS  
85-Year-Old Setsuko Irei working out at Seattle’s Asian Counseling and Referral Service’s stick exercise class.  212121

After Setsuko Irei fell in her home, no one heard her cries. But her friends at Asian Counseling and Referral Service, one of the nonprofits helped by The Seattle Times Fund For The Needy, missed her and called 911. Turns out, the place "Ms. Suki" relies on for lunch, exercise and socializing saved her life.

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