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

May 1, 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.

Important Awareness Event: End Human Trafficking NOW

May 4, 2019
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Saturday, May 4th; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Wy,East Middle School, 1112 SE 136th Ave. The truth is, Human Trafficking is at crisis proportion in our area. Sadly this insidious, deplorable, disgusting industry goes along and is thriving undetected because good people are 1) not aware, 2) perhaps believe it doesn’t effect them or 3) […]

Harmony Helping Friends: A Benefit Concert

May 19, 2019
4 to 6 p.m.

Sunday, May 19 • 4 to 6 p.m. Family of Christ Lutheran Church, 3500 NW 129th St, Vancouver Freewill Offering! Enjoy an afternoon of fun, refreshments & music all while helping us help Friends of the Carpenter. Two choruses performing songs from every era, from the‘20s to today, from classic jazz to current Broadway hits—all […]

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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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