Help Us Move In Fundraiser – August 25th, 2018

Help Us Move In Fundraiser – August 25th, 2018

In Cowlitz County dozens of families with children experiencing homelessness are living on the streets, and in cars. More than 60 Cowlitz County families a month seek assistance so they do not become homeless. Cowlitz County Help Us Move In helps households with minor children to both prevent homelessness and obtain permanent housing. Below are [&h...

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Merrit Manor: New Affordable Housing Groundbreaking

Merrit Manor: New Affordable Housing Groundbreaking

An affordable housing development called Merritt Manor is planned for the former Bailey Motor Inn site on Martin Way, Olympia Federal Savings announced Monday. Olympia Federal is a partner on the $13.5 million project, which is expected to bring 80 apartments to the site in late 2018. The other partners are Fourth Street Housing LLC […]

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Karen

Karen was 8 months pregnant with their third child, when her husband took the car and savings, leaving this stay-at-home mom with no way to pay the rent. She started taking the city bus to different community agencies and churches every day searching for assistance towards their housing crisis. After waiting in lines, she was […]

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Destiny

Destiny was a fifth grader who had never experienced a stable home or any regular night time residence for longer than a few months at a time, mostly due to her mom’s struggle with addiction. All that was about to change, she was getting ready to move into her very own room for the first […]

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