BLOCK PROJECT PARTNERS

FACING HOMELESSNESS BOARD

  • Nancy Waldman, President | Retired Public Defender

  • Sue Rooney, Vice President | Director of Product Development, Un-Cruise Adventures

  • JeeSook Kutz, Treasurer | Controller, Bertschi School

  • Denise Rhiner, Secretary | Health Director, Pyramid Communications

  • Jim Dow, Member | Owner, Schuchart Dow Construction

  • Shelli Young, Member | Writer, Self Employed

SOCIAL SERVICE AGENCIES

  • Chief Seattle Club | resident referrals, screening, case management

  • Community Psychiatric Clinic | resident referrals, screening, case management

  • Mary’s Place | resident referrals, screening, case management

CORPORATE PARTNERS

  • Davis Wright Tremaine, Allen Law Group, Suzanne Skinner | legal counsel

  • Columbia Legal Services | resident legal counsel

  • Turner Construction Company, Karlstrom Associates, Schultz Miller, Gradwohl Construction, Molior, Oliver & Blue Construction | builders, construction management

  • FSi Consulting Engineers | mechanical engineering

  • International Living Future Institute | Living Building Challenge certification strategy

  • Herrera Environmental Consultants | civil engineering, environmental consulting

  • Swenson Say Fagét | structural engineering

  • The Miller Hull Partnership | Living Building Challenge consulting

  • Premier Mechanical | mechanical systems installation

  • Level 5 Inc | drywall installation

  • Diamond Pier | foundation product and installation

  • Contemporary Cabinets, David McGeoy Furniture | cabinet installation installation

  • Weatherholt | envelope consultants

  • Prime Electric, Tughan Electric, Cascade Integration | electrical systems  

  • West Seattle Natural Energy, Sphere Solar, Northwest Electric & Solar | solar energy equipment and installation  

  • JH Kelly, Best Plumbing, Evolved Structures | plumbing

  • Gardenstone Masonry  | stone installation

  • Quercus Landscapes Inc | lighting & irrigation installation

  • Top Line Counters | laminate installation

  • Mantis Manufacturing, Pacific Sheet Metal, D4 Sheet Metal, Precision Metal Fabricators | custom metal fabrication

  • Allworth Design, GGN, MITHUN | landscape architecture

  • City Wide Fence Co. | fencing materials and installation

  • The Bartlett Tree Experts | arborist

  • POSSIBLE, Blake Roberts Design | digital marketing

  • The Cloud Room | strategy

  • Lumafox Creative, MyPad3D & MXTreality, Visual Quartet, Don Jensen Video | video + communications strategy

  • ARC Reprographics | printing

  • Smartsheet, Timecounts | software

  • Gray Magazine, Flatstick Pub, Gather Seattle | marketing & fundraising

  • Eden Photography | event photography

  • Windermere, Zillow, Amazon Home Entertainment Team, Katerra, CWS Apartments, Koru, Microsoft | volunteer groups for site builds

  • Likelihood | fundraising

  • Cafe Allegro | refreshments for site build volunteers

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

  • Hosts (property owners) | more than 100 homeowners have volunteered to host a BLOCK Home in their backyard

  • Residents | tenants of BLOCK Homes, referred to the project by partnering service agencies

  • Site Volunteers | more than 200 community members built the first BLOCK Home

  • Architects Without Borders | property assessment

  • AIA Committee on Homelessness | helping with exhibits (including PAC SCI)

CITY OF SEATTLE

  • Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections | building permits

  • Seattle and King County Public Health Department | health and environmental permits

  • Seattle City Councilmember Bagshaw’s Office | advocacy

KING COUNTY

  • King County Executive Office | advocacy

FUNDERS

  • The Bullitt Foundation

  • King County

  • Tableau

  • Pearl Jam

  • Thousands of supportive community members

CONSTRUCTION ADVISORY TEAM

  • Schuchart Dow, Schultz Miller, Karlstrom Associates, Dovetail, Lockhart Suver, Turner, Method Construction, Toth Construction, Krekow Jennings, Roberts Group, Skanksa.

PRODUCT & MATERIAL DONATIONS

  • Marinakos | pathway & patio stone

  • Plywood Supply, Northwest Custom Interiors | lumber & plywood

  • Calportland | sand & gravel

  • Goldfinch Brothers, Distinctive Glass | mirrors

  • Second Use | monetary donation

  • Euroclime | windows

  • Eastside Insulation, Superior Insulation | insulation

  • L&B Nurseries, Oxbow | plant donations

  • D4 Sheet Metal | sheet metal

  • Marmo e Granito | countertops

  • Mighty Energy Solutions | radiant ceiling panels

EVENT SPONSORS

  • Lark | resident move-in celebration

  • Tom Douglas | fundraiser sponsorship

  • Stockbox | fundraiser sponsorship

  • Seattle Cider | fundraiser sponsorship

  • Two Beers | fundraiser sponsorship

SCHOOLS

  • University of Washington

  • Washington State University

  • Seattle Central College