Media

All media inquiries should be directed to ROOTS Executive Director Kristine Cunningham at (206) 632-1635 or kristine@rootsinfo.org

ROOTS Videos

 

ROOTS in the News

December 16, 2016 KUOW radio interview with Mayor Ed Murray (discussion on homelessness starts at the 6:30 minute mark, and ROOTS is mentioned at 6:42)

October 18, 2016 Seattle Weekly story on homelessness and voting (includes quotes from ROOTS Executive Director Kristine Cunningham)

September 13, 2016 KING 5 TV interview with ROOTS Executive Director Kristine Cunningham on youth homelessness

May 17, 2016 UW Daily story on Ron Moe-Lobeda of University Lutheran Church (mentions ROOTS and includes quotes from Kristine Cunningham)

April 11, 2016 UW Daily story on homelessness in the U-District

March 15, 2016 Seattle Weekly story on homelessness

March 15, 2016 KKNW radio show "Bright and Early Seattle" with ROOTS' Executive Director Kristine Cunningham

December 8, 2015 UW Daily Editorial on ending homelessness

November 12, 2015 UW Daily story on public safety in the U-District

November 11, 2015 UW Daily story on homelessness in the U-District

October 29, 2015 Seattle Times story on homelessness in the U-District

July 31, 2015 Seattle Times story on homeless LGBTQ youth (includes info on ROOTS)

May 30, 2015 KEXP Community Forum interview with ROOTS Executive Director Kristine Cunningham

March 12, 2015 Crosscut story on 2015 “Count Us In” and young adult homelessness

March 11, 2015 UW Daily story on proposed zoning changes in U-District (includes info on ROOTS and other social services)

February 23, 2015 UW Daily story on Mayor’s U-District tour (includes info on ROOTS and other social services)

December 22, 2014 Crosscut interview with two ROOTS guests

December 1, 2014 UW Daily story on ROOTS Friday Feast meal program

November 17, 2014 Seattle Times story on a ROOTS volunteer’s sleeping bag project

May 27, 2014 Crosscut story on how U-District plans will affect homeless youth and services

March 31, 2014 Crosscut story on youth homelessness

November 6, 2013 KIRO TV Mayor-Elect Ed Murray at ROOTS Luncheon

February 28, 2013 story on ROOTS at alltreatment.com

December 19, 2012 New York Times print story “Young and Homeless”

December 10, 2012 New York Times video “Young and Homeless”

October 1, 2012 Seattle Times - ROOTS Shelter Offers Homeless Young Adults a Chance

October 18, 2010 Seattle Pi - Fresh out of Foster Care and Homeless

February 16, 2010 The Daily UW - ROOTS Executive Director Steps Down

February 2, 2010 Seattle Times - $7.7M Grant To Aid Programs For Homeless Youth

October 13, 2009 The Daily UW - Youth Shelter Faces Overcrowding

 

ROOTS on Facebook

Food has been low, and we want to make sure everyone we serve is nourished!

This New Year we are looking for large donations of shelf stable sauces (red and alfredo pasta sauce) and lots and lots of cereal for our 45 guests!

If you would like to help us feed our amazing guests each night and morning please call or email us!
206-632-1635
amy@rootsinfo.org
...

View on Facebook

People from the ROOTS community (guests, volunteers, staff and board) participated in Monday's MLK Day celebration! The 35th annual Seattle MLK Day events included workshops, rallies and a march to the Federal Building. ...

View on Facebook

Join us on February 16th from 5-8pm for our next Conflict De-escalation training and learn some helpful techniques on handling difficult situations!
(The January training is now full!!)

RSVP now to volunteer@rootsinfo.org
...

View on Facebook