EGH gave me back my life - Sandra

Our Vision - Homeless and at-risk women have the power to transform their lives.

Women gaining new skills, new strengths and new life at EGH

EGH is the only place I've felt truly welcome - Alexis

Why

Elizabeth Gregory Home provides hope and help to hundreds of homeless women in the greater Seattle area each year through our drop-in Day Center, Transitional Housing program and case management services. Elizabeth Gregory Home provides a welcoming and respectful refuge where homeless and at-risk women have access to compassionate care. Read More…

How

Elizabeth Gregory Home provides homeless women with transitional housing, a drop-in day center with a wide range of essential services, and individual care management. Read More…

You

YOU can make a difference in the lives of homeless women. Volunteers and individual donors are the heart of Elizabeth Gregory Home. Without volunteers we could not help nearly as many women or provide the range of services offered. There are many gratifying ways to get involved at EGH and help women break the cycle of homelessness. ReadMore…

Theresa's Story

Theresa
Theresa discovered the EGH Day Center while staying at the overnight shelter in University Lutheran Church.  She immediately pitched in and volunteered for cooking, cleaning and helping other clients. When we had an opening in our transitional housing program, she was a natural choice. Theresa always had a passion for cooking, yet her skills were not fully marketable in the workplace. While at EGH, Theresa applied and was accepted at Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts. EGH staff helped her get an Older Women’s League grant, which paid a portion of her tuition. Theresa graduated…

News

Events

Expansion Updates

Fran Erhardt, Local (RHA) Hero

By Charlie Spaeth Chair, Rental Housing Association Foundation Board. Sometimes somebody does something to renew your faith in human nature… and it really feels good. Fran Erhardt, a longtime RHA member, called the office to ask who she could talk to about making a... read more

Thank You. Thank You. Thank You – to our Volunteers!

In 2014, in-kind donations from our community supporters totaled $241,278! Items donated included food, clothing, bus tickets, Ziploc bags, laundry detergent—the list goes on from there. We couldn’t meet the essential needs of each woman we serve without this... read more
Annual Dinner & Give Big Success!

Annual Dinner & Give Big Success!

Thank you to everyone who attended EGH’s 2015 Annual Dinner and to the organizers and volunteers, donors and sponsors, and especially the women served by EGH who told their powerful stories. It was a moving and inspiring evening. We received 178 gifts totalling... read more

Thank You for Giving BIG for Homeless Women!

Thank You to everyone who supported homeless women with your gift to ELIZABETH GREGORY HOME through GiveBIG. Your gift will help build a full wellness center, including new showers, to help meet all essential needs for our women. Your contribution will help provide... read more
EGH Expansion is Underway!

EGH Expansion is Underway!

This summer, Elizabeth Gregory Home is abuzz with anticipation of the long-awaited showers and learning and wellness center. With a 42% growth in numbers of women served since 2011, the need for service and program expansion is essential. But it did indeed take a... read more

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