‘Share’ the holidays with our community! You can help in a variety of ways: Adopt-a-Family, Giving Tree, donate new gifts for Share’s Holiday Party, donate items for holiday food boxes or make a financial contribution. Donate Gifts. Some of the new items needed include: clothing for men, women, teens and children (all sizes), housewares (dishes, pots […]
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Your $500 donation could provide 400 hot meals to those who would otherwise go hungry. The We Share Major Gift Society helps to establish reliable, annual funding to bolster and sustain Share’s ability to provide the programs and services that positively impact the lives of the hungry and the homeless. Click here to join or […]
Share and Clark College Foundation have partnered to provide an 8:1 savings match for students who qualify for the Share IDA Program. Students agree to save $500 and will be matched $4,000 for tuition, books, and fees that will be paid directly to Clark College. To qualify for up to $4,000 of matched funds students […]
“I am truly grateful for my new apartment at Lincoln Place. It means everything to have a place for my grand kids to come that’s not a tent – a place to feel human.” Lori, resident of Lincoln Place Lincoln Place is a multifaceted partnership: the building is owned by Vancouver Housing Authority and […]
Become a Monthly Shareholder with your sustaining gift of $15, $25, $50, $100 or more—any amount is welcome & every dollar makes a big difference for people who face hunger, homelessness & poverty. “Monthly giving is an easy way to contribute to Share. We designate our gift for the Backpack Program because we want to […]
[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first”] ““I first volunteered for this program four years ago and it has become one of my favorite things to do in the community. Whether we are cutting watermelon or putting the meals in the coolers for delivery, everyone works with a smile and a great attitude.” Steve Smith, Share […]
[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first”] “I just want to thank you for this program. Our family has struggled so hard over the last few years and this simple act of generosity has been a tremendous help.” Bags are filled with 5-10 pounds of non-perishable, easy-to-prepare food. Just $4.50 will fill a bag for one […]
[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] Our Individual Development Accounts program has 70 current savers, with 17 asset purchases in 2014. Saving money for future needs can be difficult for people struggling to keep up with daily living expenses and current bills. While there are many helpful programs that put food on the table […]
“We began the MyPlate program on June 1, 2014. We decided that it was in the best interest of our clients to implement a healthier meal plan that includes more fresh produce and less nutrient deficient, sugary, fat-laden foods.” Holley Walhood, Share Food Coordinator Share provides daily, free meals for the homeless and low-income […]
[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first”] “Before, we never had a place to get out of the weather and we’d just be miserable and unhappy. The Day Center has been truly lifesaving for us,” Share Outreach Client [/vc_column_text] [vc_separator] [vc_column_text] [vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_video title=”Homeless Day Center Opens” link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQNYP0V9hp4″ el_position=”first”] [vc_column_text] Daily living services […]
Share at a Glance
Share provides services to individuals and families and prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, economic status, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation and marital or family status.
If you are in need of shelter or know someone who is, please call (360) 695-9677. Get more information on help finding housing.
Main Office Address
Share Fromhold Service Center
2306 NE Andresen Road
Vancouver, WA 98661
Includes: Share ASPIRE & HEN staff offices, Share Volunteer Center, Administrative & Development Department offices and Warehouse (Share’s Backpack & Holiday Cheer Programs, plus storage for donations).