August 8, 2018 - General Membership meeting


  • Purpose: The Mission of the Homeless Network of Yakima County is to advocate for the homeless people in Yakima County in order to improve their quality of life, increase public awareness of the issues of homelessness, impact public policy and prevent and end homelessness.
  • Topic: This month's presentation will be on Coordinated Entry
  • Location - Yakima Neighborhood Health Services - 3rd Floor Paddock Room; 12 S 8th St, Yakima, WA 98901
  • Time - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
August 16, 2018 - 2018 Town Hall Meeting with Secretary Cheryl Strange


  • Sponsor: Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
  • Purpose: Come meet Secretary Cheryl Strange, who wants to know what DSHS is doing well, what we can do better, and what is important to you as we work together to transform lives.
  • Location - Yakima Valley College, S 16th Ave. & Nob Hill Blvd., Deccio Higher Education Center, Building 8, Parker Room
  • RSVP: Required - go here to RSVP
  • Time - 1:00 pm
July 27, 2018 - Affordable Housing Committee - Technical Advisory Committee
  • Purpose: The Technical Advisory Committee is an ad-hoc committee that is assisting the Homeless Network of Yakima County's  Affordable Housing Committee in developing the Affordable Housing Needs Assessment.  
  • Topic: Review of Data Options
  • Location - Yakima Neighborhood Health Services - 3rd Floor Paddock Room; 12 S 8th St, Yakima, WA 98901
  • Time - 10:00 am to Noon
July 18, 2018 - District 3 County Commissioner - Primary Candidates Forum


August 21, 2018 - Community Pint Night at Bale Breaker Brewing Company


  • Sponsor: Bale Breaker Brewing Company  and Rod's House
  • Purpose: Join us for a refreshing beverage and purchase your raffle tickets to win a trip for 2 to see the Seahawks play the Rams in Los Angeles plus a $2,000 gift card for the trip! All proceeds stay local benefiting the Rod’s House mission to empowering youth experiencing homelessness to reach their full potential.
  • Location - 1801 Birchfield Road, Yakima, Washington 98901
  • Time - Visit between 4-8pm and Bale Breaker will donate $1 per pint sold the day of the event to Rod’s House.

Events

July 18, 2018 - Affordable Housing Committee


  • Purpose: The Homeless Network of Yakima County Affordable Housing Committee is comprised of multiple service providers and members of the community who are associated with the development, management, and access to affordable housing in Yakima County.  
  • Topic: Presentation by Office of Rural and Farmworker Housing and Catholic Charities Housing Services
  • Location - Yakima Neighborhood Health Services - 3rd Floor Paddock Room; 12 S 8th St, Yakima, WA 98901
  • Time - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
July 25, 2018 - Youth Coalition Committee


  • Purpose: The Homeless Network of Yakima County Youth Coalition is dedicated to preventing and ending youth homelessness in Yakima County by convening a grassroots community coalition, identifying the unmet needs of our community’s homeless youth and solving challenges collaboratively through action.
  • Topic: TBD
  • Location - Yakima Neighborhood Health Services - 3rd Floor Paddock Room; 12 S 8th St, Yakima, WA 98901
  • Time - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

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August 5, 2018 - MOD Pizza Proceeds Benefiting Rod's House


  • Sponsor: MOD Pizza and Rod's House
  • Purpose: Serving individual artisan-style pizzas and salads superfast! For every customer who presents a flyer on the day of the event, MOD Pizza will donate 20% of their purchase to Rod's House. Find the flyer on the Rod's House Web Site: http://www.rodshouse.org/
  • Location - 2550 W Nob Hill Blvd #100, Yakima, WA 98902
  • Time - 5:00 pm
July 20, 2018 - 2018 Yakima and Central Washington Economic Symposium


  • Sponsor: Washington Employment Security Department
  • Purpose: The Workforce Information and Technology Services (WITS) branch of the Washington Employment Security Department invites you to attend the 2018 Yakima and Central Washington Economic Symposium. Hear the latest information regarding economic trends and prospects for Central Washington.
  • Registration: Registration is free, but seating is limited. Reserve your spot by July 18, 2018. Visit the Economic Symposium resource page at to find full symposium brochure, agenda, directions, campus map and visitor parking permit.
  • Location - Yakima Valley College Hopf Union Building 1015 S. 16th Avenue Yakima, Washington
  • Time - 8:00 am to noon
July 25, 2018 - District 3 County Commissioner - Primary Candidates Forum