Happy Feet can: splash in puddles, take first steps, have sturdy boots for work, run & win a race, enjoy the snow, succeed in school … and so much more! New shoes are an often-asked-for item for our clients living in shelter and in our housing programs, as well as homeless individuals served through our […]
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Entries by Jessica Lightheart
Donate to support Columbia Bank’s annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive! Warm Hearts raises money and warm winter items for people living on the streets. Your donation allows local shelters – including Share – to purchase much needed winter items. Now through the end of the year, stop by any Columbia Bank branch to donate, or […]
Saturday, April 25 5:00 p.m. at Hilton Hotel Vancouver Presented by Riverview Community Bank $125 per person | $1,250 Table of 10 | $1,500 Sponsor Table – Tickets will go on sale January 7 Includes dinner, table wine, silent auction & raffle Start shopping for that red carpet-worthy outfit! Sponsorships are available from ‘Singing in […]
How do you apply for a job or fill out a rental application without a photo ID? Having a valid piece of identification (ID) is a necessity that many of us take for granted. For many adults, the responsibilities of renewing one’s driver’s license or filling in a Social Security number for a job application […]
Day Center Builds on Success at the Vancouver Navigation Center The Share Day Center has now been open for six months in its new location at the Vancouver Navigation Center. Services offered are client-centered and based on participants’ goals, which increases chances for long-term success. Day Center staff utilize techniques such as trauma informed care, […]
Rent Well: Self-awareness, Self-advocacy & Educational Empowerment Affordable housing continues to be a crisis in our community. Last year, rents in Vancouver increased 1.7 percent. Vancouver’s median one-bedroom rent is currently $1,400 per month and a median two-bedroom rent is $1,650; both numbers are higher than in comparable cities nationwide. However, rising rents are not […]
Share Welcomes Becci Read-Ryan as New Hunger Response Assistant Director Becci shares her enthusiasm for her job and how our Backpack Program and Fresh Food Pantries are truly making a difference in the community: I have a passion for providing nutrition education and food access to underserved populations. My job has been challenging and incredibly […]
Share had its beginnings in 1979 when a group of caring people came together with the common goal of caring for the homeless and hungry in the Vancouver area. These individuals made a commitment to helping men and women in need, those who are often unseen or forgotten, those who are someone’s daughter, grandfather, neighbor, […]
Join an anticipated 800 guests as we go back in time to celebrate 40 years and then look toward the future for Share and our community! Sunday, October 6, 2019 4:00 p.m. at ilani Casino Resort Presented by Davidson & Associates Insurance Supported by Columbia Credit Union, Fred Meyer, Pacific Premier Bank & Vancouver Grocery […]
Housing Navigators: Making a Difference Share has added a new position that has made a dramatic increase in the number of clients being housed. A Housing Navigator engages and motivates those experiencing homelessness by linking them with housing opportunities, developing budgets, completing applications and advocating with local landlords. In just one month, our Share House […]
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).