Out of 55 organizations that were certfied this year as a top Christian workplace, nine of them are in Washington state.
The results are based on employees satisfaction levels, which overall are up this year, according to the Best Christian Worksplaces Institute.
The institute announced today that employers are finding more meaning in their work than they did a year ago.
“Engaged employees have high levels of energy and are enthusiastically immersed in their work with a higher level of investment in their role,” the release reads. “Higher employee engagement is a lever for organizational performance.”
The organizations recognized in Washington are:
- Christian Veterinary Mission – Seattle
- CRISTA Broadcasting – Seattle
- CRISTA Camps — Seattle
- CRISTA Ministries — Seattle
- CRISTA Senior Living — Seattle
- King’s Schools — Seattle
- Rescue Mission — Tacoma
- Seattle Urban Academy — Seattle
- World Concern — Seattle
What organizations in the Spokane area would you nominate for this list?
Tracy Simmons is an award-winning journalist specializing in religion reporting and digital entrepreneurship. In her approximate 20 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti. Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut and Washington. She is the executive director of SpokaneFāVS.com, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Washington. She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and national publications. She is a Scholarly Assistant Professor of Journalism at Washington State University.