Homelessness

Close the Survival Gap! Friday @1:30PM in Seattle City Hall

Join faith leaders and lawyers at a press conference to support expanded tent encampment options FRIDAY, JUNE 28th, 1:30PM inside SEATTLE CITY HALL A press conference will be held in the atrium at Seattle City Hall (5th Ave. between Cherry and James) to deliver letters from the religious and legal communities in support of Council […]

Homelessness Jobs Justice

Jobs Assistance Bill Passes! Next: Legalize Tent Encampments!

We banned the box! On June 10th, Seattle City Council voted unanimously to pass the Jobs Assistance Ordinance. With it’s passage, employers in Seattle can no longer ask about criminal history on a job application or reference criminal history in advertising. This law will give thousands of people with a criminal record a second chance […]

Activism Homelessness

Real Change, Homeless Listening Circles tomorrow (Saturday)

As part of Real Change’s advocacy efforts, we are inviting community members to join Real Change vendors, volunteers, and staff, along with people who are currently homeless, to participate in Listening Circles  to hear each others’ experiences with economic insecurity and access to resources. This is an opportunity to actively listen to stories about what […]