Our 2022 Project Homeless Connect events were a great success!

Services included dental and medical services, employers ready to hire, giveaways, Coordinated Entry staff to assist with housing, haircuts, free lunch, shuttle service and more.

News media was at our June 2022 and January 2023event.  Check out what they had to say (see links below).

Resource fair in Tacoma connects people experiencing homelessness to services (

We are in the early stages of planning for our next event.  Please check back soon!

Event Information


There will be so many valuable resources and services available to help our community members currently experiencing homelessness.  Some of the services will be Coordinated Entry, dental and medical services, DSHS mobile unit, giveaways, snacks and so much more...

Date: June 16, 2023

Location: People's Park, 900 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405

Vendor Load in: 9:30am

Vendor parking: Street parking

What Project Homeless Connect provides:  One 6 foot table and 2 chairs

Volunteer registration is now closed. It will open April 14, 2023.


Volunteers are crucial to the success of Project Homeless Connect.  We need 80+ volunteers for each event.  If you would like to volunteer, please click the volunteer button and complete the form.  We hope you will be part of our goal to provide essential services to our community members experiencing homelessness, meeting them with respect, integrity, and caring.  For more information, contact Michele Cotton, Development Coordinator, at or 253-426-1507.



Thank you for your desire to be a volunteer. Volunteer registration is now closed until closer to our next event.

Vendor Registration is now closed until closer to our next event.

We would like to thank everyone for their continued support of Project Homeless Connect.

We will be providing services and resources such as housing assistance, immunizations, vendor resources, give-a-ways, snacks, etc.

We are looking forward to serving those who are experiencing homelessness during this event and will continue to post updates on our Facebook page and website.

Associated Ministries is currently taking walk-in housing appointments at 901 South 13th St, Tacoma, WA on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm, or you are welcome to call 211 for assistance.

Thank you!

~ Project Homeless Connect staff

Vendor registration is now closed.


The focus of Project Homeless Connect is to connect the most vulnerable in our community with services that will assist them with stability.

  • All vendors are REQUIRED to register for Project Homeless Connect online. No entry will be allowed at the event unless you register by the registration deadline. The vendor registration deadline is TBD
  • Please provide your own table cloth, table décor and materials at your booth.
  • Limited power and water will be available.
  • Please provide your own organization banner or sign.
  • We are expecting 250+ participants so please come prepared with your materials.
  • All vendors are required to be set up by 10:30am and remain open until 3:00pm.

Thank You to our Supporters and Sponsors

Thank You to Our In-Kind Donors