Impact NW stands in solidarity with our Black community

At its core, Impact NW has always stood for justice, fairness and inclusion. We have always stood with our community’s most vulnerable. These time-tested values drive us and inspire us. So when we see in our community, or our nation, actions that decimate our values, we are — as one of our valued team members put it this week — shaken to the core. We are also obligated to condemn them. Continue Reading Impact NW stands in solidarity with our Black community

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The power of community is realized through the collective action of individuals and organizations alike. We’re stronger together and this is all the more true in times of unprecedented difficulty. Among those in our community stepping up in support of our most vulnerable neighbors is Genentech. Continue Reading Genentech and the San Francisco Foundation Make an Impact to Support Critical Needs

Community Matters, now more than ever

Advantis Credit Union is responding to the increased needs of our most vulnerable community members with an immediate and unprecedented $100,000 investment in 5 local nonprofit organizations, including Impact NW! Continue Reading Grow: The Advantis Community Fund Makes an Unprecedented Investment in Our Community

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Jake’s Story is one of strength and inspiration. Through partnership with Impact NW, Jake has found stability and opportunity in his life. Continue Reading Jake’s Story

Impact NW Staff organizing essential items and food.

Last week we kicked off No Place Like Home to connect our most vulnerable neighbors with the essential items they need to remain stable in their own homes, both now and long after COVID-19 has passed. Continue Reading First Deliveries for No Place Like Home!

Providence Community Resource Desks

As a result of the numerous challenges and uncertainties to arise from the COVID-19 crisis, our Community Resource Desks in partnership with Providence Health & Services have seen an increase in service requests. Continue Reading Stability Persists: Resource Desks Responding to the Increased Need

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Marysville Elementary SUN Site Manager, Audrey Rozell, is busy helping to distribute food to students and families in need while schools remain closed due to COVID-19! Continue Reading Audrey Adapts to Meet the Need!

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Our housing team has quickly adapted to their new working environment while working to meet the increased need! Continue Reading The Impact Continues: Kay and Our Housing Team Adapt to Meet the Need

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This heartwarming letter was given to an Impact NW staff member by a 7th grader whose family has received support from Impact NW. Continue Reading Gratitude: A Heartwarming Thank You Message from a Student

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We are incredibly grateful to be among the first recipients of support from the Oregon Community Foundation’s Recovery Fund during this critical moment in time. With this support, we are stabilizing vulnerable people at risk of losing their housing. Thank you to OCF and everyone in our community for going above and beyond at this time. Continue Reading Impact NW receives support from the Oregon Community Foundation’s Recovery Fund