Tagged with 'homelessness'

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]

New homeless shelter to be run by Mary’s Place approved for White Center

New homeless shelter to be run by Mary’s Place approved for White Center

A new homeless shelter will be managed in White Center by local non-profit Mary’s Place, and located at the old King County public health clinic at SW 108th Street and 8th Ave SW, organizers announced... [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]

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]

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]