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See the impact made in the Market community this season

Posted January 13, 2022

As we begin 2022 and the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, our program staff and service partners are working hard to meet the ongoing and emerging needs of the Market community. 

Our program team at The Market Commons delivered booster shots, rent relief, small business grants and so much more:

Read all about our work to Keep the Market STRONG this holiday season!


Nearly $150,000 was distributed to help cover 97 Market community members’ rent before the eviction moratorium deadline

“We are grateful that these funds were made possible by the federal relief programs and our generous supporters who donated.” – Lillian Sherman, Executive Director

Our vaccine clinic in partnership with Bartell Drugs administered 100 COVID-19 booster shots to senior residents and high-risk neighbors in the Market

“This is another great representation of what the Market Foundation does for the community.” – Mike Osborn, booster recipient and owner of Sosio’s Produce

1,350 gifts from our annual Giving Tree were delivered to seniors, families, and community members throughout the Market

“I want to THANK YOU ALL for the incredible support you’ve given us old folks, at the LaSalle and the greater Pike Place Market Community.” – Market Senior Resident

Flower Farmer Mary build bouquets at her stall

Our program staff is working to distribute 13 small business recovery grants for farmers recovering from the COVID-19 crisis

There’s still time to help Market community members who need our support!
We have a lot of work ahead of us in 2022 to ensure that the Market remains healthy and stable. Make your gift today to strengthen the Market community and support our senior residents, families, merchants and neighbors.


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