David Wertheimer, Deputy Director, Pacific Northwest Initiative at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation shares his views on affordable housing. Read on to check it out. Read Article
Posts in: "Fighting Homelessness"
Bill Hobson, Executive Director of the Downtown Emergency Service Center,… Read Article
Blair Taylor, Starbucks chief community officer, reflects on meeting Blue H., a man experiencing homelessness who came to the United Way Community Resource Exchange on April 23 at CenturyLink Field. The Exchange brings together scores of resources and services all in one place, on one day, to help people who are homeless regroup. Hundreds of volunteers powered the day, with the biggest group from Starbucks, the title sponsor. Read Article
Saying we can't build our way out of homelessness is harmful because it singles out one valuable approach to housing people experiencing homelessness. Read on to hear from Rachael Myers, Executive Director of Washington Low Income Housing Alliance, as she answers the question, "Can we build our way out of homelessness?" Read Article
United Way's Director of Ending Homelessness shares about his friend Rex, an inspirational guy who decided he cared too much to keep walking by. Read Article