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families are moving towards self-sufficiency and on their way to building wealth.



individuals had access to food, shelter and other essentials to help households move from crisis to stability.



contacts received for assistance with community resources through South Sound 211.

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We mobilize and unite the caring power of Pierce County to tackle our community’s toughest challenges to improve lives in measurable and lasting ways.

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Success Stories

We measure our success not in dollars raised, but in actual lives changed. These stories are a testament to the difference that communities can make when we come together to create lasting change.

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Trisha was referred to me by another local agency that assists people with finding work. She needed assistance with getting her TB, flu, and Tdap shots to begin employment as a medical assistant but she did not have the money to cover the costs. We provided her with some resources to help pay for… Continue Reading ⇢
Trisha - 211 Caller
Richard was at a local agency for career help. That agency sent us a referral through our common referral system. Our workforce Navigator contacted Richard and had a nice conversation with him. During that call, we discovered that he needs some help not only with finding a job but with help finding… Continue Reading ⇢
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