Welcome to Friends of the Carpenter. We are a non-profit, faith-based day facility that provides safety, structure and purpose for vulnerable members of our community.


Love Gifts

November 20, 2019

Love Gifts are provided every Wednesday afternoon at the Friendship Center. Every Wednesday, participants can receive a grocery store gift card or a bus pass or a voucher for gasoline, all valued at about $5. Complimentary hand-made Friends of the Carpenter wood items are also offered to those who participate on a regular basis.

Christmas with Jim Fischer & His Band on Dec. 1

December 1, 2019
3:00 p.m.

Christmas with Jim Fischer & His Band with Special Guests Tracey Harris & Renato Caranto Sunday December 1, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 4300 Main Street, Vancouver Featuring Northwest Harmony Chorus & Battle Ground High School Jazz Choir No admission charge–a freewill offering to benefit Friends of the Carpenter

50% Cashback Day at Beaches on Mon. Dec. 2

December 2, 2019
Brunch, Lunch & Dinner

Beaches Restaurant & Bar will host a cashback fundraising event to benefit Friends of the Carpenter on Monday, December 2; 50% of what each guest spends on food and beverage, including happy hour, will be donated to FOC. Guest must let their server know they are there to support FOC to ensure that 50% of […]

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


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