Rev. Gertrude Apel Pioneering Spirit Awards

Rev. Gertrude Apel Pioneering Spirit Awards

The Church Council of Greater Seattle is excited to announce the 2016 Rev. Gertrude Apel Pioneering Spirit Awardees: First African Methodist Episcopal Church, Seattle, led by Senior Pastor Carey G. Anderson; and Marty Hartman, Executive Director of Mary’s Place.... Read more...
Our Team is Growing!

Our Team is Growing!

We’re thrilled to announce that our team is growing – doubling in fact! We’ll be able to be more of a presence in organizing to address homelessness and affordable housing throughout King County, and to increase our racial justice work both... Read more...
Declaration of Interdependence

Declaration of Interdependence

Community members from the Standing Together series The Church Council of Greater Seattle co-sponsored with Muslim Association of Puget Sound have developed a Declaration of Interdependence to encourage the addressing of growing fear, hate, and divisiveness in our... Read more...
Agreement Reached for SHARE

Agreement Reached for SHARE

The Church Council of Greater Seattle applauds the agreement reached between the City of Seattle, King County and SHARE, with the participation of Catholic Community Services, LIHI, Seattle City Councilmember Sally Bagshaw and the Church Council of Greater Seattle,... Read more...
It Takes a Village to Save a Village

It Takes a Village to Save a Village

On August 5, it was announced that the Highland Village Apartments, where 76 low-income families live, would be bought by the King County Housing Authority instead of the feared purchase by a developer. Low-income housing was preserved. Below is a reflection by the... Read more...