A few years ago, a beloved Spokane donut shop went out of business. It had been a fixture of the community for decades, and because it was so close to Moody Bible Institute–Spokane (which I moved to Spokane to attend), it was a weekly hangout spot for me and my friends. In fact, my first date with my husband was at old Donut Parade. It will always be a place of great nostalgia for both of us.
So, you can image my excitement when we discovered that someone was taking up the mantle and re-opening its doors. We were even more excited about who was re-opening “DP,” as we’ve affectionally called it. The new owners, Nathan & Christa Peabody attend our church (right across the street from Donut Parade), and have spent years investing in the Logan neighborhood, especially in the youth. They plan to use Donut Parade for mentoring and tutoring, as well as employing youth from the neighborhood.Read More