20 Feb

2017 Family Shelter Fundraiser Video

If you haven't had a chance to see it yet, here is the video that we commissioned for this year's Family Shelter Fundraiser. Thanks to the artists involved, this is ... more
17 Feb

Help Fund The Family Shelter!

The Family Shelter helps families in need and is supported by your donations. Please donate today and help us provide food, shelter and other necessities for ... more
17 Nov

"I'm grateful for friends, family & a roof over my head."

"I'm grateful for friends, family and a roof over my head." - resident of The Family Shelter Whether temporary or permanent, a safe and healthy place to call home ... more
21 Jul

Single mom success story

"A network of people kept me sane," said a single mom of a six-year-old living at The Family Shelter. I felt like a failure. Here I am a single mother being ... more
2 Mar

A Place of My Own: Tami's Story

Tami had been homeless on an off for several years, was 4 months pregnant and had a young daughter.  She was in a  transitional housing program with her husband ... more
2 Mar

It's All About Housing

You’ve heard us talk about the challenges families bring as they move into The Family Shelter. You know about our efforts to help families move out of the   ... more
26 Aug

CROP Hunger Walk is October 4th

This ecumenical, interfaith event is one of the oldest charity walks in existence. Funds raised support feeding programs at home and around the world. This ... more
24 Aug

Give BIG to The Family Shelter

GiveBIG is the Seattle Foundation's one-day online giving event, supporting local nonprofits that make our community a better place to live. You can support ... more
24 Aug

Starting School With Confidence

A new school year can be daunting for any child. New classroom, new teacher, new friends. Starting the school year while living at a homeless shelter often means ... more