Tagged with 'homeless'

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center receives grant for homeless shower facilities

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center receives grant for homeless shower facilities

The Evergreen Community Aquatic Center recently received a $5,000 grant to help fund shower facilities for homeless residents: With the growing numbers of families facing homelessness, local organizations... [Read more]

TRANSCRIPT: County’s community meeting on White Center homeless shelter

TRANSCRIPT: County’s community meeting on White Center homeless shelter

EDITOR’S NOTE: Due to circumstances beyond our control, we were unable to be present at King County’s Sept. 15, 2016 community meeting on a proposed homeless shelter for White Center. However,... [Read more]

Homelessness Advocacy workshop will be at Boulevard Park Library Saturday

Homelessness Advocacy workshop will be at Boulevard Park Library Saturday

A Homelessness Advocacy workshop will be held at the Boulevard Park Library this Saturday, Feb. 7, from 2 – 4 p.m. Here’s more info: Go Beyond the One Night Count! – Attend our Homelessness... [Read more]

Bethel House Women’s Ministry seeking help for women in White Center

Bethel House Women’s Ministry seeking help for women in White Center

Bethel House Women’s Ministry, a non-profit faith based outreach program located in White Center, is seeking the public’s help to assist woman in need in our community. “We believe women,... [Read more]

Cottage Grove Commons Apartments for formerly homeless opens

Cottage Grove Commons Apartments for formerly homeless opens

On Tuesday (Dec. 17), hundreds of community members will gather to celebrate the opening of the region’s newest Housing First location – Cottage Grove Commons, an 66 unit apartment building providing... [Read more]

Final ‘Taco Friday’ coming to Steve Cox Park this Friday afternoon

Final ‘Taco Friday’ coming to Steve Cox Park this Friday afternoon

It’s Taco Friday again! Actually, it’ll be the final one this Friday, Aug. 9 – starting at Noon – to the White Center Community, with a focus on reaching those who are experiencing homelessness... [Read more]

Taco Time Providing Free Tacos for the Homeless at Steve Cox Park Friday

Taco Time Providing Free Tacos for the Homeless at Steve Cox Park Friday

The White Center Taco Time will be providing free tacos for the homeless at Steve Cox Memorial Park at Noon this Friday, March 8, as part of the first “White Center Friday Free Lunch in the Park”... [Read more]

Next White Center Chamber Luncheon will be at Soul Kitchen Tuesday

Next White Center Chamber Luncheon will be at Soul Kitchen Tuesday

The next White Center Chamber of Commerce luncheon will be held Tuesday, Feb. 12, from Noon – 1:30 p.m. at the new Soul Kitchen Restaurant located at the corner of Roxbury and 16th Ave SW. “We... [Read more]

Homeless, Chronic Alcoholic Summit Planned For Oct. 21 In White Center

Homeless, Chronic Alcoholic Summit Planned For Oct. 21 In White Center

The White Center Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission and WestSide Baby, is planning a working summit of White Center service providers on Friday, Oct 21 from 9am to... [Read more]

UPDATE: Sheriff’s Office Begins Investigation Into Lighthouse Apartment Fire

UPDATE: Sheriff’s Office Begins Investigation Into Lighthouse Apartment Fire

The King County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday (July 26) that Fire Investigators will soon be moving a crane onto the property of the Lighthouse Apartments, which burned in a three-alarm blaze... [Read more]

Three-Alarm Apartment Fire Leaves Around 30 Homeless Sunday Afternoon

Three-Alarm Apartment Fire Leaves Around 30 Homeless Sunday Afternoon

A three-alarm fire ripped through a four-story apartment building in North Highline, leaving around 30 people homeless Sunday afternoon (July 24th). Two people were taken to Harborview Medical Center in... [Read more]