What’s New

Play On!

Play On!

It's been a long time coming - but the Interfaith Family Shelter finally has a beautiful brand-new play structure for the children! The previous play structure was removed in May 2019, after it became rickety and unsafe for the children. Since then, the playground has...

Families Together 2020 is online on 10/21

Families Together 2020 is online on 10/21

The annual Families Together fundraiser is a virtual event this year! And we have a very special treat lined up for you. We are committed to keeping families, supporters, and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. So our annual fundraiser is moving online this year....

A new set of wheels!

A new set of wheels!

Heather Barnes has been through a lot. The single mom of two young children was woken up by her ex-husband one morning to find out that they were suddenly homeless.

Lights, camera… housing!

Lights, camera… housing!

This spring, the Interfaith Family Shelter has been collaborating with a team from Soledad O'Brien productions on a public health documentary. The film explores how local communities are responding to public health issues - including homelessness - during the ongoing...

GiveBIG 2020 – A BIG success

GiveBIG 2020 – A BIG success

GiveBIG 2020 was a 2-day event this year. GiveBIG is a movement to support non-profits that provide vital and essential local services. A big thank you to everyone who helped us meet - and exceed - our donation target! This year, all donations went toward our Rapid...

COVID-19: What We are Doing  & How You can Help

COVID-19: What We are Doing & How You can Help

Homeless people and families are at particular risk during a crisis, and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is no exception, as Interfaith's Executive Director, Jim Dean, makes very clear in a recent news report. At the Interfaith Family Shelter, we are doing a lot more...

Annual Fund Drive 2020

Annual Fund Drive 2020

Overcoming Homelessness, One Family at a Time! The Annual Fundraising Drive to support the shelter and its programs ran from February 24 - 28, 2020. You may have received a letter, phonecall, or voicemail from our volunteers during this period. We are so grateful to...

Miracle House is Open for Business!

Miracle House is Open for Business!

Miracle House officially opened for business on 09 February, 2020. Following a lovely ceremony and blessing by our new faith partner, Marysville United Methodist Church, supporters and well-wishers had the opportunity to see our brand-new extension at a brief 'open...

Show your Love by Taking the #Shelfy2020 Challenge

Show your Love by Taking the #Shelfy2020 Challenge

All through February 2020, the Interfaith Family Shelter is featured in the street-facing window of the Community Foundation of Snohomish County. Stop by sometime this month to admire the beautiful hand-crafted paintings and decorations created by children currently...

Shelter Love on Display

Shelter Love on Display

All through the month of February 2020, the Interfaith Family Shelter is showcased in the street-facing window of the Community Foundation of Snohomish County in downtown Everett. Our window display interweaves Valentine's Day themes - beautiful paintings created by...