NEWS & COMMUNITY EVENTS
EXCITING NEWS! Attain Housing raised, in total, more than $319,000 at the “No Place Like Home” Fall Benefit, greatly helping us to increase our ability to support families as they move from homelessness to stable, productive, and self-sufficient futures. Thank you so much to our generous sponsors, Angel Donors, Raise the Paddle participants, procurers of […]
Studio East, an in-kind sponsor for Attain Housing’s Fall Event, is holding it’s 19th Annual Summer Musical, bringing together the Kirkland community for the production of The Wizard of Oz. The 49-person cast includes performers ranging in age from 9 to 19 in ensemble and principle roles, and featuring Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen as the […]
Farms for Life is an organization that acts as a bridge for local farmers to distribute fresh produce to people who don’t have access to healthy food. We want to thank Farms for Lide for providing some delicious veggies to our families!
Heaton Dainard Real Estate Group spent a day working on Attain Housing’s Kensington property. A big thank you to this hard-working group for making it look beautiful!
Thank you to Auto Angels and Bellevue Presbyterian Church! Our family now has a beautiful, reliable car to assist them on the road to self-sufficiency.
On Monday, May 30th, more than 1,000 riders came out to “cycle to end homelessness” in the EvergreenHealth 7 Hills Of Kirkland cycling event. The weather was stunning, which brought out more then 250 same-day registrations! Thank you so much to every single rider, support rider, RATS, volunteers, and everyone who assisted us in making […]
June 3rd was Windermere Real Estate’s Annual Community Service Day, and we had two wonderful groups from the Windermere Northeast office spend half a day with us: one group at the Attain Housing offices and one group at Salisbury, making both properties beautiful! To all the volunteers, we appreciate all your hard work!
The Kiwanis Club of Kirkland is once again proud to present the annual “Pancaking to End Homelessness,” in support of Attain Housing and EvergreenHealth 7 Hills of Kirkland! Please join us on Saturday, May 28, at Peter Kirk Community Center, from 7:00AM -12:00 Noon!
Give Big Day is May 3, and we have big goals for what we want to raise. Everything counts, big or little, and every dollar you contribute goes to Attain Housing. Let’s be CHAMPIONS for Eastside Families experiencing homelessness! Click here to GIVE BIG to Attain Housing.
A huge thank you to Reach Church for choosing Attain Housing for their Volunteer Day! We appreciate all the hard work the group put in getting the apartment ready for a new family. Attain Housing loves volunteers!
No Place Like Home is Attain Housing’s annual community-building dinner and auction at The Westin Bellevue, on September 17, that brings together hundreds of active and passionate community leaders, volunteers, and individuals who care deeply about Eastside families experiencing homelessness. As an event sponsor, your commitment to the community will be highlighted in multiple ways […]
Please join us and more than 1,500 other cyclists on May 30 for the annual 7 Hills of Kirkland Ride to End Homelessness. A premiere cycling event on the Eastside, the 7 Hills of Kirkland winds through gorgeous back roads of East King County, with plenty of thrills and challenge for beginners and avid cyclists […]
Thank you, St. Louise Parish for the years of support to Attain Housing. From adopting 12 families for our Adopt-a-Family program (year after year), to providing Thanksgiving food baskets, and much more. You have a very special place in our hearts.
Over the past few days, we have met some pretty cool people who have stopped by to deliver presents for the families we serve through our Holiday Adopt-A-Family program. We’ve received 64 beautiful stockings ($25 each!), donated by the Coast Guard Holiday Stockings for Homeless Children, filled with gifts and love from a number of […]
In the words of one of our clients: “My family will have a memorable and lovely Thanksgiving holiday because of this food.” A big thank you to Kirkland Kiwanis clubs, Logix Controls, Saint Louise Parish, Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, Julie Scozzafave-Windermere Real Estate/East, Inc., Susan Jones from Windermere, and many, many members of our community […]
Whether you donate time or money, talents or food, you are all very much appreciated! Thank you for making this #GivingTuesday a special day for the families we serve. Together, with your support, we raised more than $700 to continue our work to fight homelessness in our community. We couldn’t have done it without you. […]
Shopping for the holidays? As you get into the holiday spirit, we wanted to make you aware of a few opportunities to support Attain Housing: #GivingTuesday We’ve all heard about Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, but have you heard of #GivingTuesday? This global movement, created to encourage the community to give back, will […]
We have so much to be thankful for. The Rotary Club of Kirkland has been a great supporter of Attain Housing’s mission for many years. This month, they helped us turn over one of our housing units, have adopted the family who will be moving into that unit, and are already collecting household and furniture items […]
Did you know that EvergreenHealth provides foot and ankle care? Our Title Sponsor provides many services to help you stay healthy, so be sure to check them out. EvergreenHealth is an integrated two-hospital healthcare system offering a breadth of services and programs that are among the most comprehensive in the region. Formed in 1972 as a […]
This past weekend we had the opportunity to participate in the Kirkland Interfaith Network (KIN) Alternative Gift Fair. As we had the pleasure of meeting several folks who kindly donated to Attain Housing, we also learned this story: “My next door neighbor lost his job recently. The landlord has decided to increase their rent [again]. They […]