Gift requests for the families living at Hopelink Kenmore Place will be posted starting on Sunday, December 4, 2016, at Church of the Redeemer. The requests remain posted through December 18 on the community service bulletin board in the parish hall.
Gift and food basket preparation takes place on Monday December 19, 2016, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Delivery is at 1:00 pm.
Michelle Terry will be available after both services on December 4, 11, and 18 to assist with sign-up for gifts and to answer any questions.
Thank you for helping these families with a gift this season.
Other ways to be involved with Kenmore Place
Hopelink Kenmore Place has immediate need for kitchenware for residents in two apartments. This includes cookware, plates, dishes, cutlery, and all those other things you need in your kitchen to prepare and serve dinner. If you have some items to share, please bring these items to Redeemer for the next families moving in to Kenmore Place.
The annual holiday gift shopping trip for the parents at Kenmore Place occurs on Saturday, December 10, 2016. On this day, people take the parents go on a shopping trip. While the trip happens, volunteers from Church of the Redeemer and Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church in Shoreline entertain the children with a visit from Santa. There are numerous arts and craft projects for the children, as well as games.
What is Hopelink?
Since 1971, Hopelink has served homeless and low-income families, children, seniors and people with disabilities in north and east King County. They provide stability and help people gain the skills and knowledge they need to exit poverty for good.
Hopelink also provides transportation services throughout King and Snohomish Counties. With service centers in Redmond, Bellevue, Kirkland, Shoreline, and Sno-Valley (Carnation), Hopelink is the largest nonprofit organization in the area.
Each year we help more than 64,000 people through programs that provide stability and the skills and knowledge needed to exit poverty through these programs:
- Food assistance
- Financial capabilities
- Employment services
- Energy assistance
- Emergency financial help
- Adult education
- Family development
Read about the various housing programs offered through Hopelink.
Hopelink operates under what they call their Theory of Change for healthy individuals and families. Read about how they stablize and equip people to exit poverty.
Church of the Redeemer
Church of the Redeemer is at 6210 Northeast 181st Street in Kenmore, Washington. We are a short distance north of Bothell Way, near the Burke-Gilman Trail. The entrance looks like a gravel driveway. The campus is larger on the inside than it is on the outside.
The Episcopal Church welcomes you.