Bright New Day, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is committed to the individual and social change necessary to support women, who are or have been incarcerated, to live healthy and fulfilling lives. We do this by connecting women to the resources they need to develop the life skills and social supports for futures as productive members of society.

To view our affirmation letter from the IRS, confirming our 501(c)(3) status, click here.

Meet our Executive Director

Hillary Sara U is the Executive Director of Bright New Day. Ms. U has a background in communications and development in the public and private sectors, including work at the University of Washington and PACCAR Inc. She received her B.A. from the University of Washington Bothell, focusing on Culture, Literature, and Art. In addition to her work with women, Ms. U enjoys reading, hiking, volunteering with youth and serving on the Camp Fire Central Puget Sound Council Board of Directors. She currently resides in Seattle, WA and can be contacted here.