Welcome to Friends of the Carpenter. We are a faith-based day shelter that provides safety and a sense of purpose to members of our community.


Wednesday Activities

June 10, 2015 – March 17, 2016
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

The Activity Events continue to grow on Wednesday afternoons, 1 to 3 p.m. Every Wednesday afternoon, we have a special activity from 1pm to 3pm.  We may do a woodworking project such a birdhouse, or put together the newsletter, or something else exciting planned by our Activity Coordinator CJ Haney.  We will sing together and have […]

The Daniel Plan

September 2, 2015
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a 6-week series called The Daniel Plan – 40 Days to a Healthier Life. This is a groundbreaking approach to achieving a healthy lifestyle that is both transformational and sustainable. The Daniel Plan is centered on five essentials that will guarantee your success: faith, food, fitness, focus, and friends. So are you […]

Friendship Center Open on September 3 &4

September 3, 2015 – September 4, 2015

The Friendship Center will be open on September 3 & 4. We had announced in the newsletter that we would be closed due to paving, but the paving occurred last weekend and we will now be open. We apologize for any confusion – thank you!

Give More 24! on September 24

September 24, 2015
12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Mark Your Calendars & Help Raise $$$ for FOC on September 24! Friends of the Carpenter is once again a partner of Give More 24!—a giving challenge organized by the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington. This 24-hour day of giving begins at 12 a.m. on Thursday, September 24. Donate to FOC during Give More 24 […]

FOC Annual Auction & Dinner: October 17, 2015

October 17, 2015
5:30 to 10:00 p.m.

Mark your calendars for ‘Dixieland by the Columbia River’ FOC’s Annual Auction & Dinner on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Hilton Vancouver. The event features dinner, silent and live auctions and a chance to learn more about the vital work that FOC performs each and every day. Online Registration and Donation Sponsorship opportunities are available, […]

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Donate today and make a difference!

$20 could provide four gas vouchers to help our participants look for work or go to medical appointments.


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