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Meet the Team!

Lacrecia Clark (she/her) joined the AM Team in 2020 after completing her college internship with us.  She served as team lead for our temporary Covid-19 rental assistance/eviction prevention programs and…

Meet the Team!

Sandy Windley (she/her) joined the AM Team 13 years ago. During that time, Sandy has served as Executive Assistant, Interfaith Engagement Specialist, and Communications Coordinator. One of the favorite parts…

When Tacoma was a murder capital, ‘moments of blessing’ helped reclaim it. They’re back

Moments of Blessing – a program that Associated Ministries founded and organized for over two decades returns to Pierce County. AM has proudly handed the torch of this amazing program…

Shelters During Freezing Cold

Pierce County has helped compile a list of resources for frigid temperatures forecast this week. The list includes warming shelters and overnight shelter information. Pierce County worked alongside the Coalition…

AM Board Approves Revised Mission Statement

As we look around our community it is easy to see more and more people in need. It is clear that we need to find new ways to do new…

Volunteers Needed for VITA Program

AM’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is seeking volunteers to be trained to provide free help for low-to-moderate income families who need assistance preparing their tax returns. Training is…

AM’s Newest Board Members

Associated Ministries is proud to announce the addition of two new Board members to our already amazing Board! For full list of AM Board members, click here. Rev. Paul Lebens-Englund…

Moments of Blessings Returns

From 1998-2018, Associated Ministries conducted over 400 Moments of Blessings at the sites of homicides in Pierce County.  The brief prayer service and blessing was designed to offer support to…

AM’s Holiday Open House

Save the date – December 6th – and join us for our first open house since 2018! We invite you to join us at our upcoming Open House on Wednesday,…

Thoughts on the Conflict in Israel/Palestine

Thoughts on the Conflict in Israel/Palestine by Mike Yoder, Executive Director, Associated Ministries In a recent inspiring article, Seattle Times columnist Naomi Ishisaka encouraged readers to stop and listen to…