Collaborating for Change

At Mary’s Place, we often partner with other, like-minded community organizations to help our families get back on their feet and succeed. Through partnerships with organizations like Dress for Success Seattle and the Urban League of Metropolitan King County we’re better able to assist families who lack housing or face other economic challenges by connecting them…

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Brunch for Beds

Brunch for Beds is just around the corner! This heartwarming event will feature special performances from the Seattle Symphony Lullaby Project, a community project that connects our Mary’s Place moms with Symphony musicians to write, record, and perform lullabies for their children. Brunch for Beds guarantees to be a delightful production and we hope you will…

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Holiday Giving Tree Tags are here!

Ho Ho Ho! We need your help to fill the Santa Store with gifts for parents to give to their children, and for kids to give to moms and dads at our annual Holly Jolly Holiday Party! Our Giving Tree Tags program is a great way to get involved and help Mary’s Place families enjoy…

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Burien Open House Celebration

The community is invited to join us at a BBQ Open House Celebration on Tuesday, September 25 from 5:30 to 7 pm at 12845 Ambaum Blvd SW in Burien. If you’d like to help, the new location needs bath towels and twin sheet sets and blankets! You can find these items and more on our…

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HNN and Mary’s Place Working Together to Help Families Experiencing Homelessness

HNN Associates, a property management company based in Bellevue, has partnered with Mary’s Place, to help make a difference in Seattle and King County. HNN is part of an organization that develops, constructs, owns, and manages multifamily housing with a primary focus on affordable housing in the Puget Sound area. “The vast majority of households…

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Thank you, JJ!

Long-time Mary’s Place Board chair, JJ McKay, has recently assumed a new role of Immediate Past Chair for the organization. He was more than the Board chair at Mary’s Place – he’s a passionate advocate, an amazing relationship builder, a whip-smart strategist, and a loving mentor for our staff, women, and families. He has helped…

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Our First Permanent Home!

We are so excited to announce that we have partnered with generous donors, the Caputo Family, to purchase the former Lakeside Milam Recovery Center in Burien. Like our family centers in North Seattle, Northshore, downtown Seattle, and White Center; the new Burien building will provide housing and employment resources during the day and shelter for…

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Thanks a Million!

WE DID IT! Thank YOU for helping us raise over $2 million in one day! At our dream BIG luncheon, through the Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG event, and from generous corporate and individual donations, we raised $1,167,953 and met the Amazon One Million Dollar Match! Thanks to our amazing Amazon neighbors, that amount becomes $2,167,953! Thank…

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The Day Center Community

Mary’s Place is a refuge for women and families that each day feeds, clothes, and shelters more than 700 individuals each day, with more 700 different reasons having brought them to one of our eight sets of doors. I work at the Mary’s Place Day Center for single homeless women. At the Day Center, we…

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National Volunteer Week

In celebration of National Volunteer Week we want to share some stories of our AWESOME volunteers, like Wim! Here’s what Wim says about his volunteer experience! From the time I walk in the door at Mary’s Place I can feel the warm welcome, the smiles from behind the counter, the giggly little kids. Caring is…

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