Last month, at our first-ever Changemakers Rally, attendees had a chance to ask questions about the homelessness crisis to representatives from United Way, All Home, Amazon, Zillow, Starbucks and [...]
The Community Resource Exchange was un.be.lieve.able! 2,000 pairs of shoes given out. 14,000 pairs of socks. Volunteers, United Way staff and clients left the event with renewed energy, hope and [...]
Impactful, humbling, powerful, bitter-sweet. These were some of the words used by Emerging Leaders who volunteered at the Community Resource Exchange this week.
Government, business and community leaders gathered at CenturyLink Field for United Way’s Changemakers’ Rally on March 20 to discuss how together we can stem the flow of people becoming homeless [...]
Our two keys to ending Seattle homelessness—income and housing—are going strong with your support. Check out what we’re expanding on and how it’s working to build a community where people have homes.
Native Americans and Alaska Natives are dying at a much younger age than Non-Hispanic Whites. Native males in their 30s and 40s have a mortality rate that is 50% higher than their Non-Hispanic [...]
Homelessness is a crisis in our community—too many people are living outdoors without a safe place to call home. With your help, we’re working hard to make a difference in the lives of thousands [...]
Peter Orser is a United Way Board member and heads the Out of the Rain Council, overseeing our investments in homelessness. He is the retired President and CEO of Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company [...]