Events, Workshops & Trainings

Join us at our Events, Workshops and Trainings to learn and respond to local needs in our community. We host several events, workshops, and training opportunities throughout the year. Check out the calendar for upcoming events, workshops and trainings. For more information contact our team at or (360) 416-7585 x1107.

Special Events

  • Point in Time Count – January

  • Take Action! Olympia Advocacy Trip – February

  • Spirit of Hope Fundraiser – October

  • Candidate Forums – check calendar

  • Volunteer Fairs – check calendar

Workshops & Trainings

  • Community presentations, facilitated discussions, and other activities for groups to learn about poverty, housing, homelessness, nutrition, and more (by special request)

  • Cost of Poverty Experience: A Poverty Simulation (1-2 times per year check the calendar, or by special request- sponsorship opportunities available)

  • Coalition Development Workshops (by special request, fee for service)

  • Nonprofit Board Training 101 & 101 (by special request, fee for service)

  • Public Policy Advocacy Training (January or by special request)

  • Volunteer Engagement Training: Build your Volunteer Handbook in 5 weeks (1-2 per year, fee for service)

Contact the Volunteer Center