Event Calendar

Monday, May 16th

Affordable Housing Week Kick-off (Downtown Seattle)

12 pm-1 pm
Hirabayashi Place
442 S Main Street
Seattle, WA 98104

At 1 pm, please plan to join us as we walk to the King County Council meeting, to show our support of affordable housing in force!

Light refreshments will be provided. Click here to register.

King County Council Meeting (Downtown Seattle)

1:30 pm
King County Courthouse
516 3rd Ave, Room 1200
Seattle, WA 98104

Show your support of affordable housing as the King County Council proclaims Affordable Housing Week.

Screening of “American Refugees” at Seattle University

6-8 pm
Student Center
Room 130
Seattle University
Seattle, WA 98122

“American Refugees: Homelessness in Four Movements” is a series of four short animated films inspired by local families. Watch as a child recounts her family’s hard times, a couple ponders the gravity of buying a foreclosed home, families share the reality of shelter living, and a teen uses rap — his art form — to share his experience with homelessness.

The screening will be followed by a discussion led by film producer Lindy Boustedt of First Sight Productions, who managed the American Refugees project as a longtime Seattle U employee.


Wednesday, May 18th

Open House at Francis Village (Kirkland)

3-5 pm
Francis Village
12601 NE 124th St.
Kirkland, WA 98034

Francis Village opened in 2012 and contains 61 affordable units, including studios, 1-bedrooms, and 2-bedrooms. 45 units are set aside for people coming from homelessness.

Parking is very limited; please plan on carpooling or taking transit. If there’s no parking available, Totem Lake Mall is a 10 minute walk away.

Open House at Ashwood Court Apartments (Bellevue)

4-6 pm
Ashwood Court Apartments
11018 NE 11th St
Bellevue, WA 98004

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Bellevue, Ashwood Court Apartments serves seniors 62 and older. Tour this 51 unit property and visit the Downtown Action to Save Housing offices right next door. Snacks and refreshments provided.

Open House at Evergreen Court Apartments (Bellevue)

4-6 pm
Evergreen Court Apartments
900 124th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98005

Evergreen Court offers affordable rental housing and assisted living care for seniors 62 and older. View this 84 unit property with beautiful gardens and be greeted by residents in the community room, dining area, or workout facility. Snacks and refreshments provided.

Happy Hour with Lotus Development Partners (Downtown Seattle)

4:30-6:30 pm
Coterie Lounge
1414 4th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

Join Michelle, Kiser and Roy to share stories, inspire each other and enjoy great food and drink as we celebrate Affordable Housing Week and the launch of Lotus Development Partners with a mid-week happy hour.

Tiny House Presentation (Redmond)

7 pm
Muslim Association of Puget Sound
17550 NE 67th Ct
Redmond, WA 98052

Join representatives from Panza (the organization behind Quixote Village in Olympia) for a presentation on tiny houses.


Thursday, May 19th

Elected Officials Reception (South Seattle)

4:30-6:30 pm
El Centro de la Raza
2524 16th Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144

This event is open to all housing advocates, supporters, elected officials, community members and friends, and will be a great opportunity to show elected officials our strength in number and passion for safe, equitable, and affordable homes. Click here to register.