As Compass’s Community Engagement Manager, I’m responsible for resourcing our programs with the donated items they need, engaging volunteers to give their time and talent to our mission, and engaging with the greater community, especially our faith community. In my job, I never know what is going to touch someone deeply. On a typical day, I … Continue reading It’s the little things
Everyone Deserves A Home As the new President of Compass Housing Alliance, I often share with folks that being voted into this position has been both a pleasure and a privilege. It is a privilege to be entrusted with the care of another person, to help others, and to witness the incremental improvement in the … Continue reading A message of hope from Compass President Michael Bailey
At Compass, Laila found the necessary support to rebuild her family's life.
Music can quiet the soul and give you peace of mind.
"I feel rich."
Dejah is a United States Navy Veteran who served in Kosovo and Iraq during Operation Desert Storm. Yet after her husband died and she left the Navy, Dejah ended up with no home and social security disability payments as her only source of income. “People who go into the military, we are people who are … Continue reading Compass was there for Dejah
Throughout this week, we are expressing our gratitude to those who have played pivotal roles in making Compass the life-changing organization it is. It is a tradition called Gratitude Week, and it is quickly becoming one of our favorite weeks of the year.
“The work that Compass does is close to my heart,” Armando Mejia said, speaking to the Compass staff gathered around a few tables at Renton Veterans Center (RVC). “Military service people and their families have such an amazing partner in all of you.” Winner of Compass’s inaugural 2023 Outstanding Community Partner award, Armando Mejia is … Continue reading Boeing is truly committed to community
At Compass Housing Alliance, we believe that everyone deserves a chance at a brighter future. Join our monthly giving program, the Circle of Compassion today and discover how your support for our Compass Center and other programs truly change lives. Join the Circle of Compassion Meet Ron, a remarkable individual whose journey highlights the incredible … Continue reading Join the Circle of Compassion and directly contribute to empowering lives
Sophie Rice-Sauer, one of Compass's Case Managers, made a real connection with one of our guests at Otto's Place Men's Shelter. She wrote this piece after visiting Peter in the nursing facility that the City of Seattle Department of Aging and Disability Services secured for him after a health scare.