Break the Cycle of poverty and homelessness

28 Sep 2015

Have you ever hammered a nail with a pair of scissors? It doesn’t work and it’s dangerous. The right tools are so important. Each $25 you give right now will … Continue reading

FEED HOPE HERE Fall Campaign

23 Sep 2015

We’re launching our fall Campaign and we need your help! This fall and winter will take its toll on families unless we all come together to FEED HOPE HERE! Multiply … Continue reading

What is Generational Poverty?

19 Sep 2015

Generational poverty is a term applied to families who have experienced poverty for at least two generations. It can affect every aspect of a person’s life: physical, social, emotional and … Continue reading

The Power of HOPE

08 Sep 2015

You’ve probably met someone who was the first in their family to go to college. But have you met anyone who was the first in their family to complete middle … Continue reading

Desperate to Escape Poverty After 46 Years

31 Aug 2015

Steve* is 46. He grew up the child of a single mom in the projects of Rainier Valley. “Everybody was fighting,” he remembers of what life was like at the … Continue reading

Stronger Together

20 Aug 2015

As I think about all the people who are hungry and experiencing homeless here in Snohomish County, my heart breaks. It has been such a busy summer. We’ve seen so … Continue reading

See the Person

04 Aug 2015

Many people think that Everett Gospel Mission is just about food and shelter. Now, don’t get me wrong, we are about that – and it is very important, life-saving stuff. … Continue reading

When Tragedy Leads to Triumph

14 Jul 2015

Richard’s* story is heartbreaking. He’s only in his 20s, but he has faced more pain than most of us will ever know. Both of his parents were alcoholics and drug … Continue reading

Poverty 101

24 Jun 2015

Everyone knows what poverty and homelessness look like, but how much more do you really know? The reality is, the misconceptions about life on the streets and how people get … Continue reading

Rising From the Ashes

08 Jun 2015

So many of the stories I hear at Everett Gospel Mission hit close to home. As I look into the eyes of our guests, I realize how easily we could … Continue reading