Community Resource Exchange

Coronavirus Response

The Community Resource Exchange has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. If you are looking for resources, please visit our COVID-19 Resources page.

Free Services for People Experiencing Homelessness

This event has been postponed. New date will be announced soon.
CenturyLink Field Event Center—East Hall

“I’m not a homeless woman. I’m a woman who happens to be experiencing homelessness right now.”

–2019 Community Resource Exchange guest

If you’re in need of help, join us for this one-day event to get free services like:

  • Haircuts
  • Hot meals
  • Job opportunities
  • Shoes
  • Housing resources
  • Health services
  • Child care available
  • Education and legal services
  • Hygiene care packages
  • Veteran resources
  • Tax preparation
  • Indigenous-specific resources
  • Census 2020 information
  • And more!

Free child care will be available. Services are available on a first-come, first-served basis. When you arrive a volunteer will be available to help guide you through the space and locate the resources you are interested in. You’re welcome to stay for the entire event, or just quickly drop-in to get what you need.

Bus routes to the event: 14, 15, 18, 26, 41, 101, 124, 150, 255, E Line, 510, 522, LINK Light Rail/Stadium station

If you have questions about this event, please email us at

Family Resource Exchange

Thanks to a generous partnership with Starbucks Foundation, we’re bringing Family Resource Exchange events into the community to meet families where they’re at and provide resources they need throughout the year.

Have questions about an upcoming Resource Exchange? Please email

2019 Community Resource Exchange Impact


Guests Received Services


People Connected to Housing Resources


People Connected to Job Resources

Not to mention the hundreds of haircuts and foot washes, and thousands of shoes and socks that were given out.

Read more about some of the connections that were made at the event on our blog.

KOMO News Coverage of the
2019 Community Resource Exchange

400 volunteers helped 1,600 people experiencing homelessness for the 2019 Community Resource Exchange. THANK YOU to…

Posted by United Way of King County on Thursday, March 14, 2019
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Want to support the Community Resource Exchange?

Thanks to our generous 2020 sponsors: