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What’s New with GSC?
Innovations, Dental Clinics, and a Blog.  Residents at Camp United We Stand are working on a new type of shelter made from Styrofoam insulation material. These shelters, called BOBs (Built On Blessings), are easy to build, relatively inexpensive, and collap...

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Ordinary people helping others
Recently Greater Seattle Cares volunteer David Baum did a radio interview with Mind over Matters of KEXP 90.3 FM . David is the founder of his own non-profit called Rumblecrash , and in this article he talks about his work with homeless communities in Seatt...

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Tent City 3 – Immediate Needs
Dear friends of Tent City 3, Tent City 3 moved last weekend to private land on the southeast corner of S 129 th St. and Martin Luther King Way, an easy jump off of I-5. Many residents abandoned the camp when it moved, and 18 stalwart souls moved everything ...

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Move Day
 By Christy Houghton  8:00 AM "Camp United We Stand, it's 8 AM on Move Day!", someone shouts from the middle of the homeless encampment. "Camp United We Stand, it's 8 AM on Move Day!" Time for people to get up and start packing. Pastor Rick, who runs a late...

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Camp Second Chance in the news!


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First Visit to a Homeless Camp
 By Christy Houghton  I’m a new writer for Greater Seattle Cares (GSC). This is my first article. Before volunteering with GSC, my experience with the homeless came from the TV news, and seeing (and smelling) drunk and dirty people begging on the streets ...

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Special request for Camp Unity Eastside
02/19/17 : Camp Unity Eastside needs the following.  If you can provide any of these items, please drop them off at Camp Unity Eastside, St. Jude Parish, or call Greater Seattle Cares to arrange a pick-up. Financial donations to help fund ongoing expenses s...

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What’s New with GSC? January 2017
Highlighting homelessness in the Puget Sound  Camp Second Chance gets a second chance  When Camp Second Chance moved onto unpermitted public land on Meyers Way in July of 2016, the neighbors expected nothing but drugs and garbage. However, the exemplary beh...

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Two of our camps have some special needs. Can you help?
To all our faithful supporters! Two of our camps have some special needs. Can you help? If
so, you can deliver directly to the camps, deliver to our President’s home in
Shoreline, or we’ll even come and pick up your donation. Contact us at info@greaterseatt...

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What’s New with GSC?
New Tents and Tarps have been delivered!  Thanks to our generous donors we were able to fill all the tent requests we received from Tent City 3, Camp United We Stand, and Camp Unity Eastside. We also provided them with a new heavy-duty tarp for each tent, a...
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