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Welcome Home Baskets for Families

§ March 26th, 2014 § Filed under Housing, Programs, Women Helping Women § No Comments

It is our annual necessities spring drive! Throughout the months of April and May, we will be collecting an assortment of items for our transitional h[......]

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Yards and Gardens Expands and Blooms

§ November 27th, 2013 § Filed under Health, Housing, Programs, Volunteers, Women Helping Women § No Comments

Yards and Gardens has had a busy year! Some of our recent accomplishments include:

  • Installing a community garden to benefit the families living in[......]

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A new coat of paint brings many smiles

§ September 3rd, 2013 § Filed under Housing, Partnerships, Volunteers § No Comments

Earlier this summer, 19 volunteers from Serve with Liberty spent five days adding color and life to four of our transitional housing properties. Residents were thrilled to have newly painted rooms, transforming their house into homes they love coming “home” to. But don’t take our world for it, read what some of our very happy residents had to say:[......]

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Rent Well: Second Step Provides Support and Education for Renters Who Are Rebuilding Their Lives

§ April 2nd, 2012 § Filed under Housing, Programs § No Comments

For the past several years, everywhere you turned in the media, the story has been the same – the poor economy is impacting nearly everyone across the[......]

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SECOND STEP MEETS WITH LEGISLATORS TO ADVOCATE FOR THE HOUSING TRUST FUND

§ February 23rd, 2011 § Filed under Housing § Tagged , , , , , , , , § No Comments

We wanted to meet with legislators in Olympia, WA to say thank you for the work they do on behalf of Southwest Washington and advocate for the Housing Trust Fund.[......]

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Second Step is Helping a 68-Year-Old Blind Businesswoman On Path to Homeownership

§ November 17th, 2010 § Filed under Housing, Success Stories § Tagged , , , , § 1 Comment

Rosie learned about the Family Self Sufficiency program through her eligibility specialist, and without hesitation signed up for services.[......]

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Second Step Housing’s Wisemoves Program Shows Success Helping Vancouver Women

§ October 22nd, 2010 § Filed under Housing § Tagged , , , , , , , , § No Comments

WISEMOVES provides intensive case management services to homeless, very low-income single women with children. [......]

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Sustainable Konecto Flooring Chosen for Housing Upgrade

§ October 8th, 2010 § Filed under Housing § Tagged , , § No Comments

Although Konecto costs more than carpet up front, it will last far longer, is easily cleaned, and individual tiles can be removed and replaced if damaged.
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