Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2012’

  • Denture Project, oral surgery team

    Help fund the Denture Project

    Greater Seattle Cares is embarking on an exciting new initiative, and we need your help. Putting teeth into our support for TC3 For many years, GSC has been partnering with Medical Teams International to regularly bring a mobile dental clinic to Tent City 3, to …

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  • MTI dental van at SPU, by Cindy Roat

    Mobile Dental Clinic

    For several years now, GSC has been partnering with Medical Teams International (MTI) to bring one of their mobile dental clinics to Tent City 3. Every month or two, MTI employee Ellen Broyles maneuvers this incredible vehicle through the city to wherever Tent City is …

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  • Matt Barrett at book signing, by Ilona Berzups

    Homeless Poetry, by Matt Barrett

    Matthew R. Barrett (2/8/65 – 9/2/14) A View from the Street is a book of poetry written by a man who has lived on the streets off and on for much of his adult life. This book includes Matt’s poetry, articles about Matt and letters …

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  • Tent City 3 camper Donald with gleaned items

    Gleaning Project: GSC Goes Green

    Have you ever wondered what happens to merchandise that has been opened and then returned to a store? What about new food and sundries that are either surplus or manufactured as samples? It might surprise you to know these items are typically sold as salvage …

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  • View from inside tent, by Marc Weinberg

    Tent City 3 photos by Marc Weinberg

    A slideshow of Tent City 3 spanning several years. For more photos by Marc Weinberg visit  

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  • TC3 Video SPU 600

    Tent City 3 video, by Seattle Pacific University

    This video discusses the issue of homelessness and includes Tent City 3 residents, volunteers and other supporters sharing their voice. Produced by Seattle Pacific University. Copyright 2009, Clapping Trees Media. Watch this video on Vimeo

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  • Volunteers Bethany Community Church, by Ilona Berzups

    Photos: Tent City 3 move 1/21/12

    A slideshow of Tent City 3 move from Prince of Peace Lutheran Church to Seattle Pacific University’s Wallace Field on 1/21/12 For more photos by Ilona Berzups visit

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