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Your support makes a world of difference in the lives of people and families experiencing homelessness.  Donations support these crucial programs:

Tiny Houses:  Move people from unsafe street camping into a warm, safe, supportive community.  Provides shelter, warmth, safety, and community for people experiencing homelessness as LIHI case managers work to help residents obtain housing, employment, health care, education, child care, treatment, and other services. A tiny house costs just $4,500.
Urban Rest Stops:
Provide showers, laundry, restrooms, and other hygiene services along with housing, employment, and shelter resources.
Supportive Services: 
LIHI Case Managers help our residents stabilize their lives and find and maintain jobs and housing.

Give Online — Make a one time tax deductible donation or set up a recurring gift.

Donate by mail

Mail a check payable to the Low Income Housing Institute or LIHI to:

Low Income Housing Institute
Attn: Fund Development Dept.
1253 S. Jackson Street,
Suite A
Seattle, WA 98144

Donate over the phone

Call our friendly Fund Development Department at 206-957-8069.

In-Kind Donations

Donations such as clothing, household items and hygiene products are always appreciated.  The Urban Rest Stop specifically needs donations of socks, washcloths, and unopened travel-sized hygiene products.
Please call 206-443-9935 ext. 151 with questions on how to donate such items.

Employee workplace campaigns

LIHI receives funds from employees who designate us in their workplace giving campaigns. Ask your employer for more information.

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A % of your Amazon purchases will go to LIHI when you choose us as your non-profit organization recipient when you shop through AmazonSmile.

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Link your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to LIHI and a % of your purchases will benefit LIHI through Fred Meyer Community Rewards.

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