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2019 (& more) in Review

2019 (& more) in Review

As the year draws to a close - and new opportunities for growth and expansion open up - it's a great time to reflect on how far the Interfaith Family Shelter has come. Not just in the past year, but in the last five years. Today, the Interfaith Family Shelter serves...

An early Christmas Gift!

An early Christmas Gift!

Jeremy and Jazmine Barefield had no idea what to expect when they showed up to the Marysville United Methodist Church on a rainy Friday evening. "I thought that maybe someone had a few toys or clothes to gift for the kids," said Jeremy, when asked why he thought that...

The 2019 Families Together Benefit Dinner

The 2019 Families Together Benefit Dinner

The Rosehill Community Center, Mukilteo, provided an elegant venue. Culinary students, Lake Stevens High School, provided efficient & professional table service. Keynote Speaker, Dr. Joyce Stewart, & Interfaith's Jim Dean.Dr. Stewart reminded us that capable...

Introducing a new logo!

Introducing a new logo!

Interfaith Family Shelter is rolling out a new brand, including a fresh logo! We hope you agree that it helps to convey what Interfaith Family Shelter has come to stand for since its inception more than 30 years ago: sheltering families and strengthening community....

In case you missed us…

In case you missed us…

Interfaith Family Shelter has partnered with the city of Everett and Everett Faith in Action to work on a pilot program for safe family parking spots at local churches.

Van Donation at Marysville United Methodist

Van Donation at Marysville United Methodist

A couple of weeks ago, a generous donor from the Marysville United Methodist Church notified the Interfaith Family Shelter of a van they wanted to donate to a family. Immediately, everyone from the Shelter and Marysville United Methodist agreed that the family whose...

Interfaith Association is in the News (Again)!

Interfaith Association is in the News (Again)!

In case you missed the front page of October's Herald, it features a story about the lack of affordable housing in Snohomish County.  Our own Executive Director, Jim Dean, is quoted in the piece. A former resident shares their experience.  Did you know that nearly 1...

THANK YOU! 2018 dinner a huge success!

THANK YOU! 2018 dinner a huge success!

THANK YOU! 'There's No Place Like Home' Dinner was a huge success! This year, we doubled our attendance and fundraising from last year's dinner event. Nearly 160 friends of the Interfaith Family Shelter gathered at the Rosehill Community Center to learn about...