From Lisa Pemberton in The Olympian:
“Volunteers are needed for Thurston Countys point-in-time Homeless Census, set for Jan. 23.
This years event will include resource fairs in Olympia and Yelm, where folks can get hot meals, warm clothing, coats and information on social services.
Results of the census help guide local, state and federal funding decisions for transitional housing, shelters and other services.”
“The Olympia resource fair will be from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at First Christian Church, 701 Franklin St. SE; times for the Yelm event have not been set, but it will be at the Yelm Community Services Center, 624 Crystal Springs Road NW, Yelm.
For more information, call Krosbie Carter at 360-753-8062 or Schlecht at 360-753-8183.”