Homeless Point-in-Time Count 2019

Homelessness is up 58% in Snohomish County (since 2018). What are we doing to address this increase? We are partnering with donors and supporters, such ... more

Spring 2019 Newsletter

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Introducing a new logo!

Interfaith Family Shelter is rolling out a new brand, including this new 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. Rest assured that while the outward image is refreshed, the core services and commitment to families remains the same. more
Family Parking

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. more
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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 ... more

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, ... more

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 ... more

Interfaith in the News!

Christa Johnson and her family are challenging the stigma of homelessness while expanding The Family Shelter's capacity through a unique partnership. more

30 volunteers transform Family Shelter gardens and play area!

A big thank you to the Washington Everett Mission. Their team of 30 members donated their time and energy to weed and mulch the gardens, as well as sanitize ... more

Resident spotlight: From homelessness to property management

"It was at a low point that she found and was welcomed as a resident to The Family Shelter where she and her son established a stable base and routine for several months. She also embraced the available connections to services that are vital to moving beyond homelessness." more

Save the Date - October 25, 2018!

The annual "No Place Like Home" dinner to benefit The Family Shelter/Interfaith Association is set for Thursday, October 25, 2018. Sno Isle Tech will be the venue once again. Mark your calendars, invitations will be coming. Hope you you can plan to be part of it! more

Sunny day set the stage for volunteer appreciation BBQ

A sunny day, great food and wonderful people made for a great Volunteer Appreciation BBQ on June 23rd! More than 20 of volunteers for The Family ... more

2017 Family Shelter Fundraiser Video

If you haven't had a chance to see it yet, here is the video that we commissioned for this year's Family Shelter Fundraiser. Thanks to the artists involved, this is ... more

Help Fund The Family Shelter!

The Family Shelter helps families in need and is supported by your donations. Please donate today and help us provide food, shelter and other necessities for ... more

"I'm grateful for friends, family & a roof over my head."

"I'm grateful for friends, family and a roof over my head." - resident of The Family Shelter Whether temporary or permanent, a safe and healthy place to call home ... more

Single mom success story

"A network of people kept me sane," said a single mom of a six-year-old living at The Family Shelter. I felt like a failure. Here I am a single mother being ... more