Alex Rasmussen, busker
I could not be more thankful to be a part of a community where everyone watches over one another. After falling through a roof and being placed on bed rest for a month, the Community Safety Net paid for a month’s worth of rent while I was unable to work, allowing me to properly recover and not have the burden of bills to pay.
I cannot thank David and the staff at Pike Place Market Foundation. Not only did you come through for me in a time of need, but you also showed me how truly powerful it can be to have a family as strong as Pike Place Market. This community is one-of-a-kind. And in a world where values and community are oftentimes traded for a quick buck, I cannot express how lucky I feel to be a part of that family.