GIVING BACK

Our goal is to ensure every one of our neighbors has a happy, healthy place to call home. Together, let’s make our communities the best they can be.

2019 Community Partners

Housing Hope

To ensure everyone has a happy home, MBAKS members and staff participate in regular team builds and fundraising events with Housing Hope. This Everett-based nonprofit offers opportunities for Snohomish County residents in need, including low-income housing, employment readiness, child development, and protection programs.

Housing Hope

Rebuilding Together Seattle

MBAKS members and staff partner with the Seattle-based nonprofit Rebuilding Together Seattle to give low-income families much-needed repairs to their homes via unique projects that make an everyday difference. Even those who aren't handy can lend a helping hand.

Rebuilding Together Seattle

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity brings people together to construct affordable homes, repair homes for low-income people and seniors, and operate discount home improvement stores. MBAKS supports Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County through team builds and financial contributions.

Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County

Hopelink

From housing and transportation aid, family development, employment programs, adult education, and food banks, Hopelink provides critical social services to over 63,000 people each year. MBAKS is proud to support Hopelink's work to end poverty in our community through fundraising event sponsorships.

Hopelink

DESC

Seattle's Downtown Emergency Service Center provides integrated housing, emergency shelter, crisis intervention, and healthcare services to thousands of homeless and formerly homeless people every day. DESC is also a leader in the Housing First movement. MBAKS is proud to financially contribute to their important work.

DESC

JDRF Greater Northwest

For many years now, MBAKS has supported JDRF Greater Northwest's vision of a world without type 1 diabetes by participating in the annual Sheraton Grand Seattle Gingerbread Village fundraiser. We partner with Gelotte Hommas Drivdahl Architecture to design and build an astonishing themed gingerbread house each year, unveiled at Thanksgiving and on display through the holiday season.

JDRF logo

Sawhorse Revolution

In an era of dwindling shop classes, Sawhorse Revolution introduces teens in Seattle to the power of carpentry. Participants learn how to design, build, and dream through hands-on building projects and partnerships with experienced architects and builders. MBAKS supports Sawhorse Revolution through financial contributions.

Sawhorse Revolution

Weld

Formerly incarcerated individuals often struggle to find stable housing and employment after serving their time. Weld is a unique program that provides transitional housing in vacant buildings awaiting redevelopment. Weld also offers transitional labor programs. MBAKS supports Weld through financial contributions.

Weld

Plymouth Housing

Plymouth Housing works to eliminate homelessness, operating on the principle that people cannot improve their lives until they have a safe, stable place to live. Plymouth primarily serves individuals who cannot access decent, affordable housing due to poverty, disabilities, or a previous criminal record. MBAKS supports Plymouth Housing through financial contributions.

Plymouth Housing

Contact

Contact Michell Filleau-Maas, 425.460.8232, with questions or to partner with us.


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