2023 Catholic Housing Services Appeal

June 12, 2023

“I don’t know where I would be without Clare’s Place.” Vern V., a life-long Everett resident, is a man of few words, but they are heartfelt. At Catholic Housing Services…

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Spring! A time of renewal, new beginnings and hope!

March 31, 2022

Dear Friend of CCS, What I deeply value in my four decades of leading Catholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services is the daily privilege to experience first-hand new beginnings…

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Crocheting Christmas Stockings for Clare’s Place residents

January 11, 2022

Everett, WA – It all started in May, when a CCS/CHS Clare’s Place resident experienced a major loss in her life. To cope with the loss, she started working long…

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Nancy Ryan, first Meals-On-Wheels driver in Pierce, celebrates 40 years of Service

August 5, 2021

Home-Delivered Meals (often referred to as Meals-On-Wheels) is part of the CCS Senior Nutrition Program in Pierce County. Meals-On-Wheels offers frozen home delivered meals for older persons who are unable…

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Promotores Vaccine Hesitancy Project

July 20, 2021

Gloria Burton, Director of CHS Farmworker Housing Initiative, has spent years developing relationships with organizations that serve our Indigenous/Latinx community in Western Washington. Because of those relationships, the Office of…

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Denny Hunthausen retires after 38 years of service

June 30, 2021

Denny Hunthausen, Agency Director for Catholic Community Services’ Southwest Region, has announced his retirement from CCS effective July 1st following 38 years of service. Denny will be succeeded by Mike…

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Catholic Housing Services Campaign

June 18, 2021

“After doors shut, one after another, you opened doors for me and I am very grateful.  I was homeless and you helped me to get an apartment and a job. …

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CCS/CHS & Farm to Family Food Box Program Distribute 2,000 Tons of Food to WW Communities!

May 26, 2021

The pandemic greatly impacted food instability for many communities. Researchers believe food insecurity more than doubled because of the economic crisis brought on by the COVID-19 outbreak, affecting 23% of…

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CCS, Starbucks and United Way partner to serve

May 20, 2021

Seattle Community Outreach Program and Engagement (SCOPE) is a collaboration between Starbucks, United Way and CCS to build connections with community members experiencing homelessness through support and engagement. Seattle is…

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CCS Farmworker Center (FWC) hosts special COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

May 17, 2021

On Saturday, May 1st the CCS Farmworker Center (FWC) hosted a very special COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic that targeted 24 of the highest need Indigenous farmworker families who needed special services to…

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