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Our Neighbors Need Us, More Than Ever

During this challenging and uncertain moment in time, all of us here at Impact NW hope that you, your family and friends are safe and healthy. Like you, we are navigating the stress and challenges of the moment as we remain committed to the health, strength and stability of our community.
Impact NW Programs Continue To Operate amid the COVID-19 outbreak

COVID-19 Outbreak: Update on Services and Closure of Facilities

All Impact NW programs and services continue to operate amid the COVID-19 outbreak but facilities are closed to the public until further notice.
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Preventing Coronavirus at Impact NW

As we work to prevent homelessness, we have also begun work in recent days to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. We are working to protect the people we serve, many of whom are especially vulnerable to the virus, as well as our employees. We are also sharing information widely.
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Repurposing: An Answer to the Homelessness Crisis? 

The Bybee Lakes Hope Center is a proposed repurposing of the empty Wapato Jail. See how Helping Hands and local Businessman Jordan Schnitzer are coming together to pull off the project.
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HereTogether’s Proposed Homeless Service Measure

HereTogether is working to bring forward a comprehensive homeless measure on the upcoming May ballot.

A Decade of Impact

Over the last ten year's we've partnered with hundreds of thousands of community members to make an impact. Here's a look at some of our favorite highlights.
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You Did It!: 2019 Year-End Recap

A short update and "Thank You" message about our Year-End Campaign from Executive Director, Andy Nelson.
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Boeing: An Investment in Youth Job Readiness

A spotlight on our partnership with Boeing and how they are working to inspire the next generation.
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Human Connection: Impact Kits 2019

Our annual Veteran's Day event, Impact Kits, brought together more than 100 volunteers to build and distribute kits of much-needed supplies to our fellow community members experiencing homelessness.

Impact NW Appoints New Deputy Director

Impact NW has named a new Deputy Director as it focuses on its new mission of preventing homelessness.