of Springwire's Community Voice Mail participants achieve their goals of finding employment, housing, healthcare, and social services.
agencies use Springwire’s Community Voice Mail program in more than 300 cities in North America to reach people they otherwise could not.
of Springwire participants say housing is one of their primary concerns.
of Springwire participants have no financial resources.
The average savings per US taxpayer when a homeless person finds a home.
“Community Voice Mail gives me stability. It’s impossible to get a job when a potential employer calls and hears ‘Hello, Mission Shelter.’ Having my own voice mail number gives me privacy and respect. It’s empowering.”
June 17, 2013
We are happy to announce a new board member to our roster. Brad Fenstermacher joined the Springwire board at the June 12, 2013 meeting. He is currently a director for ge•cko, a Seattle-based company working at the intersection of technology and social change. Brad is an experienced board member, strategist, and fundraiser. He is also a regular volunteer with the YouthForce program through Boys and Girls Clubs of King County. Brad holds an undergraduate degree in business from the University of Washington and an MBA from the University of Oregon. Read more
June 14, 2013
Hello there. This is Daniel from Springwire with information about summer meals and activities for kids and teens and Father’s Day on June 16th. You can press 3 to delete now or 2 to save this message and listen to it later. Read more
June 7, 2013
Hello there. This is Daniel from Springwire with a couple of jokes about telephones. You can press 3 to delete now or 2 to save this message and listen to it later.
Hey, I thought it’d be a nice change of pace to provide some levity today. Life is serious but sometimes you just have to stop and laugh to get you through the day. Here is my attempt to make you laugh or put a smile on your face. Read more