Posts in: "Community Resource Exchange"

Basics + Love For Seattle Homeless

Curious how we help people who are homeless? The Community Resource Exchange is one great example. Check out the 2017 results and how this day ends homelessness by restoring dignity and hope. Read Article

Homelessness is tough for families

Homelessness is tough on families. Brittney and Tyler are taking care of their 6 month old and looking for a home and job. The Exchange will get them closer to stability. Read Article

Homeless Veteran Gets His Smile Back

The Community Resources Exchange connected more than one thousand clients to essential resources all under one roof. Bill, an Army Ranger with US Special Forces in Desert Storm, was able to get a haircut, new shoes, and much needed dental work. Read Article

I might give out, but I won’t give up

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