Community

January 3, 2019

“When I found out that I could go to school, do this program, get paid for it and earn school credits at the same time I knew it was a good program. I get here an hour early because I love it so much.” - Lexi

 

Youth in the FareStart Youth Culinary program have complicated lives and barriers to overcome.

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December 28, 2018

A van parked near railroad tracks serves as a home for someone experiencing homelessness

Mike used to hate cooking, but then

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December 13, 2018

Angela Stowell, FareStart CEO, shares about her first few months at FareStartAngela Stowell, FareStart CEO, shares about her first few months at FareStart.

We all have a part to play to take action to end poverty and homelessness in our community and even though it's hard work, we can do it together.

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December 3, 2018

A student looks at the camera in the FareStart kitchen
We all have the chance to do our part to turn homelessness into hope. Our Eat. Act. Give.

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December 3, 2018

Rob was living on the streets with nothing but a duffel bag and a tarp after he was released from incarceration. He went to every resource center he could find to try and better his situation, but when he found FareStart he was housed within the same day as his interview.

He worked hard acing every

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November 15, 2018

We announced the launch of a new campaign called “Eat. Act. Give” to support our foodservice job training programs that alleviate homelessness and poverty. The campaign is a region-wide initiative to encourage the community to

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September 25, 2018

The support of our community is critical to the success of FareStart students and apprentices as they create a pathway towards a better life. One of the easiest and most

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August 31, 2018

It is no secret that the most vulnerable among us struggle with hunger, and sometimes the food available is highly processed, cold or low in nutrition. At FareStart, we think that needs to change. Through our Community Meals Program we provide healthy, warm, delicious meals

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August 31, 2018

This summer, FareStart celebrated the success of 17 youths who completed internships through our partnership with the City of Seattle in the Seattle Youth Employment Program. Twelve of them completed the internship at our Café @

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August 1, 2018

Randall is a positive guy. He sums up his philosophy with three words: cool, calm and collected.

“I believe in a positive attitude,” Randall said. “Getting mad will never

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