These new proposals and plans need community support to become reality

Share the petition and help us reach the 20,000 supporter milestone! As our petition has quickly gained over 9,000 supporters, community leaders have stepped up with proposals to meaningfully addressContinue reading “These new proposals and plans need community support to become reality”

Five years before the pandemic it was a ‘state of emergency’. Now it is beyond words.

For decades, Seattle had a reputation for being one of the most caring, beautiful and clean cities in the world. Today there are no words to adequately describe what SeattleContinue reading “Five years before the pandemic it was a ‘state of emergency’. Now it is beyond words.”

After years of benign neglect its time to finally treat homelessness as the humanitarian crisis that it truly is

by Kay Smith-Blum I have been an active member of our community since the early ‘80s, raising millions for education and many worthy causes as well as serving as aContinue reading “After years of benign neglect its time to finally treat homelessness as the humanitarian crisis that it truly is”

A fifteen year history of our expanding homeless crisis and a call for a true emergency response

You can always count on Americans to do the right thing, after they’ve tried everything else — Winston Churchill Seattle is one of the most educated, wealthy and generous placesContinue reading “A fifteen year history of our expanding homeless crisis and a call for a true emergency response”