Coronavirus: How EGH is Responding

Coronavirus: How EGH is Responding

Elizabeth Gregory Home places the health and wellness of our clients above all else. We are always striving to ensure that our Day Center is a safe space for everyone. While we have yet to see any confirmed cases among the women that use our services, we are acutely...
Changes at EGH & How You Can Help!

Changes at EGH & How You Can Help!

With our kitchen renovation project drawing near, EGH is preparing to make some major changes at our Day Center!  At this time we will NOT be accepting any more clothing donations, in order that we can save and prepare space for our upcoming day center renovation. We...
Zenashe Earns U.S. Citizenship

Zenashe Earns U.S. Citizenship

Zenashe Ewnetu (L) immigrated to the United States from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with her two young children in 2013. She fled domestic violence and abuse perpetrated by her children’s father who vowed to kill her if she ever returned. In May 2017, Zenashe began working...
2019 #GivingTuesday

2019 #GivingTuesday

“I love Elizabeth Gregory Home! There is no other shelter program in Seattle that makes you feel like home.” Brenda #GivingTuesday was founded in response to the promotion of over-consumption driven by Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Each year on the Tuesday after...
EGH Launches Fall Coat Drive

EGH Launches Fall Coat Drive

Autumn is nearly here, and I am always curious about when the clocks will change back to standard time. This year, it lands on November 3rd.  For me, that extra hour feels like a treat, an hour for rest and replenishment. But for those who are homeless, it means one...
Food Insecurity Goes Hand-in-Hand with Homelessness

Food Insecurity Goes Hand-in-Hand with Homelessness

Four years ago, Ramona became homeless at 64 years of age, losing not only a bed to sleep in, but a kitchen to cook in. She is one of the 652 clients at Elizabeth Gregory Home (EGH) who consumed 15,227 hot meals served at our drop-in Day Center in 2018. Most of the...

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