NEWS & COMMUNITY EVENTS
Now that Snow-pocalypse is behind us (whew!), and little hints of spring are upon us, I’ve been reflecting on the last 18 months at Attain Housing. It’s hard to believe that it’s been that long since I stepped into the Executive Director position with eager ambitions and a naïve sense of what it would take […]
Helping people keep their current housing proves to be cost-effective and efficient Eviction reform and eviction prevention services have been in the news a lot lately. Attain Housing has played an active role in providing eviction prevention and move-in services for several years now and we’ve seen our number steadily increase in both demand and […]
We’ve re-launched our quarterly newsletter! Download the PDF here to check it out! Or, scroll down to view. Winter 2019 Newsletter Contents In the News – Eviction Prevention Message from the Executive Director 7 Hills of Kirkland Fall Luncheon 2019 Fleeing Conflict, Finding Stability Meet our Staff! Volunteer Corner Community Supper 30 Years of Attain […]
The holidays can be tough on folks from any walk of life, but they’re especially hard on low income and homeless families with small children. By making a donation to Attain Housing, you’re helping us fulfill our mission of getting families out of their cars or out of shelters and into stable housing. You’re also […]
Attain Housing is in need of a handyperson interested in volunteering ten (10) hours, or more, per month to help maintain apartment units located in Bellevue and Kirkland. Our organization houses up to 33 families, and is dedicated to providing clean and safe homes to live in. Please contact us if you have extra time […]
Here is the video presentation we shared at our Fall Luncheon on September 20, 2018. It features stories from three of our client families. It was filmed and edited by Tom Turley of T-Squared Design. We want to give a huge thank you to our lovely client families for their participation. Enjoy the video and […]
We are in need of a group of happy volunteers to help us clean and paint the interior walls at one of our units at Salisbury Court. Dates are flexible, but we are shooting for this weekend (August 25) or next weekend (Sept. 1). Please contact Eric@attainhousing.org if you are interested. Please spread the word!
As the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland gears up for its May 26 Annual Pancake Breakfast to be held the Peter Kirk Community Center from 7AM-noon, local youth musicians are tuning up for the occasion. As in past years, music will be part of the fun at the breakfast. Lined up to perform are musical acts from […]
May 10 is GiveBIG (#GiveBIG). Will you join in supporting Attain Housing and help us reach our goal of 50 donors? $250.00 will give the gift of reliability: bus tickets help 3 parents get to work for one month $500.00 will give the gift of safety and security through 2 weeks transitional housing and case […]
Please join Attain Housing at OSKA Seattle, Saturday, May 13, 2017, for their Giving Feels Good Event. You will get 10% off your purchase from their Spring/Summer Collection during the event, and OSKA will donate 10% of your purchase (after your special discount) to Attain Housing, when you mention this post. OSKA Seattle will hold a […]
Attain Housing is so honored to be the recipient of the Washington Mortgage Bankers Association Raise the Paddle at their Annual 2017 Dinner Auction, on May 19, at the Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa in Kirkland. Thank you WMBA for your continued support of Attain Housing! >> Click here to register for this event.
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 […]
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!
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!