- Nathan Ellis-Brown
Movie: It Takes a Village to Make a Village
Updated: Feb 1
Please watch this new short movie about this recent tiny house volunteer build: It Takes a Village to Make a Village
Enterprise James Rouse Day of Service
Enterprise, Seattle Vocation Institute, LIHI and Community Partners Build 8 Tiny Houses in a Day
On Friday, Aug 18, over 100 volunteers with Enterprise and their industry partners, students in Seattle Vocational Institute’s pre-apprenticeship program and LIHI volunteers came together and built eight tiny homes in one day in SVI’s parking lot. Mark Huber and Mike Kirkman of Huber’s Custom Building were the designers of the innovative tiny house model and helped lead the construction. During the lunch break, program participants of the tiny house villages shared their stories and inspiring words.
Everyone had a great time building these homes, which will be moved to the new tiny house villages in Seattle where the current Ballard and Interbay villages will be relocating. These homes will improve and save lives, and we are grateful to the many volunteers and community leaders who made this possible!
Volunteers from Loveridge and Hunt
Special thanks to our community and industry partners:
Catholic Community Services of Western Washington
Downtown Action to Save Housing
Kantor Taylor Nelson Evatt & Decina PC
Loveridge Hunt Co, PLLC
Quantum Management Services
Washington Community Reinvestment Association
Washington State Housing Finance Commission
Donors and Volunteers continue to play an integral role in our Tiny House program. Donations are currently needed for the upcoming relocation of the Ballard and Interbay sites. To donate, please visit our Giving page and to volunteer, please visit out Get Involved page.