Upcoming Events

Organizing a RAP event? Complete the form below and let us know so we can add it to the calendar!

2019 Summit for Homes

Join the Resident Action Project for our annual Summit For Homes! We’re bringing together our statewide network of advocates in Vancouver on October 11 and October 12. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to build advocacy and organizing skills, to celebrate another successful year with peers, and a to add your voice and expertise to RAP’s next steps for 2020. Lodging and transportation support available. Please email Kiki Serantes, community organizer, at kikis@wliha.org with questions.

Listening Sessions 2019

Coming up in July and August, RAP members will gather in many communities to analyze what passed in 2019’s Legislative Session and to give input for the 2020 priorities. Get involved to plan a 2019 Listening Session RAP Focus Group!

Conference on Ending Homelessness

Find more information on the 2019 Conference on the WLIHA website.

Scholarships information for the Conference.

RAP Timeline: 2019

RAP timeline

Statewide RAP Calls

We hold a Statewide RAP Call twice a month. All RAP members are welcome to join! We usually share local updates and review upcoming events, trainings, and opportunities to advocate. The calls are held every other Wednesday evening from 6:00 – 7:00pm. This month’s calls will be on May 8 and May 22.

To join the call, dial: 866-792-9154
When prompted, enter the passcode: 741-789-6549#

To read notes from past statewide calls, visit this page.

Advocate Calls – during legislative session

During legislative session, these calls are hosted by Michele Thomas, Director of Policy and Advocacy at the Housing Alliance, and take place every other Friday from noon – 1:00pm. Join us to hear updates on housing and homelessness bills during the state legislative session, and what advocacy action is needed.

To join the call, dial: 866-339-4555
When prompted, enter the passcode: 206-442-9455#

Action Planning Work Group

This team of RAP leaders is convening from January – April to organize RAP actions at the State Capitol in Olympia during the legislative session. If you’re interested in joining the work group or if you need the meeting location and call-in details, please email teresac@wliha.org.