Social Justice Action Updates

~ Social Justice Action Updates

36th Legislative District 

   St. Anne Parish is located in  State Legislative District 36
Our state senator is Reuven Carlyle:
District Office: 720 N 35th St. #209. Seattle, WA 98103 (206) 545-6565. /
Olympia Office: 213 John A. Cherberg Building Olympia, WA 98504-0436 (360) 786-7670. 
/  Legislative Hotline (800) 562-6000. 

Our representatives in the state House are:
Gael Tarleton  (360) 786-7860     email
Noel Frame  (360) 786-7814,  email




Sharing the Warmth

* Blankets and new, warm socks are ALWAYS needed at St. Francis House
169 12th Ave., Seattle 98122   Call to confirm open hours: 206.621.0945

* Clean, gently used winter coats & jackets are needed in all sizes, for both men and women
Thanks to all who brought in the most amazing collection of protective clothing during our January 2019 drive - we were able to deliver 130+ coats and jackets, along with scarves, caps and gloves... and a very clear message that "somebody out here cares!"

To VOLUNTEER to help deliver donated items to shelters and distribution sites
contact Judy in the parish office:   206.282.0223

"Share the Journey"  is a global Catholic campaign of
  compassion and support for migrants and refugees.

    Share the Journey Brochure:
Please click here to see suggestions on ways to be involved personally, locally and with the global Catholic campaign of care.



A "Must Read": 
Washington State Bishops' Pastoral Letter on Poverty  
Who is My Neighbor?
The Face of Poverty in Washington State
Click here to read 


U. S. Bishops and Catholic Relief Services object to new Executive Orders on  migration and refugees :


St. Anne 2018-19 Social Justice Commission members:
Rebecca Weber (Chair;)  Adam Hobbins, Beth Hobbins,  Lotchie Kirch, Blandine Van De Velde, Rozella Van Meter


Tent City 5 Interbay

Still our neighbors, but relocated to
1601-15TH AVENUE W
(just north of the Garfield Bridge)
For check-list of current needs, including calendar for providing hot meals, lunch sacks and/or snacks,  visit
Right now they have a particular need for blankets and sleeping bags.
(Tents don't come with heaters!) 


The Well -
Come, join the conversation!

We are an intentional community committed to justice and compassion; a place to safely explore issues that affect mind, body, spirit, community, and world; and, a movement committed to contemplative action.For details and program descriptions, visit:



Aegis of Queen Anne
at Rodgers Park

is seeking volunteers who could lead or work with residents interested in:
Handcrafting (knit, /crochet, etc.)
Book club / discussion group
Any type of music (appreciation, perform, teach, etc.)

Click here to see Aegis' complete list of options for volunteer activities