Moving Toward No Child Sleeps Outside

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When we kicked off our annual 2016 No Child Sleeps Outside campaign last November, our partners at Starbucks and Amazon asked us to “think BIG” about addressing family homelessness. “What would it take,” they asked, “to bring them all inside?” We sharpened our pencils and dug deep to answer the question about how to provide…

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Bingo for Beds – SOLD OUT!

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Join Mary’s Place at Lagunitas in Ballard at 1550 NW 49th St on Monday, June 5 from 6-8 pm for a fun evening to benefit women, children, and families experiencing homelessness in our community! Your $30 entry ticket will include 5 bingo game cards and food, additional cards and beer will be available for purchase…

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WE DID IT!

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Thank YOU for helping us raise over $2 million in one day! At our Spring Luncheon, through the Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG event, and from generous corporate and individual donations, we raised $1,356,769 yesterday and met the Amazon One Day One Million Dollar Match! Thanks to our amazing Amazon family, that amount becomes $2,356,769! Thank you…

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Amazon to Build a Permanent Mary’s Place Family Shelter Within Its Seattle Headquarters

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First-of-its-kind facility will provide 24/7 shelter and services for more than 200 homeless women, children, and families each night SEATTLE – May 10, 2017 – Mary’s Place announced today that Amazon will donate more than 47,000 sq. ft. of space within Amazon’s newest headquarters building as a permanent home for a Mary’s Place Family Shelter.…

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Amazon One Day One Million Dollar Match on May 10!

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We have some very exciting news! Amazon has made an incredibly generous offer to match, up to $1 million, all donations made for our Spring Luncheon on May 10! If you are not planning to attend the luncheon, your donation in support of the day will count toward the match! Just click here and select…

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No Child Sleeps Outside Campaign – A Super Success!

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Businesses and residents across King County came together in an unprecedented way this past holiday season to support the Mary’s Place annual No Child Sleeps Outside campaign. The campaign raises funds to respond to our growing community crisis of hundreds of families and children sleeping outside in King County, many who are living in cars…

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Our Community Crisis

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An inspirational video about our community crisis of family homelessness, and how we can bring vulnerable families inside to warmth, safety, and hope.

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Nick’s Story

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To my friends in Seattle who drink coffee, and let’s be honest it’s pretty much all of us I just want you to please take a second and give the article a read and maybe watch the video and get a little closer look at some of our neighbors. These people aren’t always the bad,…

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2016 Steve Hauschka Celebrity Ping Pong Tournament

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Come join Mary’s Place and the Seattle Seahawks for the Second Annual Steve Hauschka Celebrity Ping Pong Tournament, a fundraiser for Mary’s Place and the No Child Sleeps Outside campaign. Have you ever wondered if you had the skills to take on the Seattle Seahawks best ping pong player in an elite single game elimination tournament?…

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No Child Sleeps Outside Campaign Kicks-Off! www.nochildsleepsoutside.org

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Last November, a state of emergency was called in Seattle and King County to address the crisis of homelessness in our community. A year later, the need is greater than ever. Tonight, 500 families, mostly single mothers and children, are sleeping outside in cars, tents, and doorways. The weather has turned cold, wet, and dark.…

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