Donor Impact

Community donations support vital care that transforms the lives of Bailey-Boushay House clients. The stories below illustrate a few of the ways these gifts make a world of difference.

Helping Homeless Clients Stay Safe — and Healthy

Bailey-Boushay House undergoes a transformation every night, as staff members turn BBH’s big room — and other key rooms — into an emergency shelter for 50 people. The support of generous donors helped provide this critical resource to BBH clients.

Read more about our shelter.

A Family's Commitment to Giving

Virginia Mason rheumatologist Dr. Erin Bauer learned the importance of philanthropy when she was just a teenager, after her grandfather — who was also a physician — started the Charles D. and Mary A. Bauer Foundation. This year, she spearheaded a push for the Bauer Foundation to help BBH fund new laundry and shower facilities.

Read more about how the Bauer Foundation has helped to improve lives at BBH.