Stepping Stones Alliance

Changing the lives of people experiencing homelessness.

Our vision as an organization is to create a community where all individuals have a safe place to shelter and have access to supports necessary to create stability.

ATTENTION: We offer warm, safe overnight shelter. Transportation is available at Hermiston City Hall at 7:15pm. Nightly check-in begins at the Sleep Center (80487 US Hwy 395) every evening at 7:30pm. Dinner is provided. Pets are welcome.

"Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier."

– Mother Teresa

"You will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself and the other for helping others."

– Audrey Hepburn

"No one deserves to be discarded."

– Alan Graham

"Do small things with great love."

– Mother Teresa

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."

– Ghandi
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Volunteers constructing shelter unit
Dinner being served at Sleep Center
Our Vision

Join us in providing individuals in need with security & stability.

Stepping Stones Alliance's vision is to establish a community where everyone has access to a secure shelter and essential supports, fostering stability and self-reliance. Committed to this vision, our mission is to provide a comprehensive pathway, encompassing immediate shelter, necessary resources, and transitional housing.

A special thank you to all our partners.

We extend our sincere gratitude to our dedicated partners, whose continuous support and commitment have enabled us to fulfill our vision. Through their generous contributions, we are actively creating a community where every individual has access to critical services and the opportunity to thrive.

Our Upcoming Events

Join us at our upcoming events and become an active part of our mission.

March – Board Meeting with Executive Session

March 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
505 N 1st Place
Hermiston, OR 97838 United States
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2024 Board Retreat

April 20
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April – Board Meeting

April 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
505 N 1st Place
Hermiston, OR 97838 United States
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Making a Difference

We are committed to making a profound and far-reaching impact on our community.

Through our collective efforts, we have made a significant impact, providing shelter to individuals, serving hot meals daily, and assisting in securing permanent housing. With your continued support, we can amplify our impact and positively transform the lives of even more individuals in need.

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The site rendering for the initial 21 individual shelter units Lind Road.

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With average nightly stays ranging from 6-16 guests on any given evening, the Sleep Center is offering a much-needed service in the region. 

1,000 Volunteer Hours

Well over 1,000 volunteer hours have been documented on constructing the initial 21 Individual Shelter Units.

21 Individual Shelter Units

Thank you to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints for funding and support from AWS, Marlette, Tillamook and countless individuals.

2,300 Night Stays

Sleep Center is offering a much-needed service in the region. Over 2,300 night stays have occurred from December to July.

Connect with us on Facebook.

Stay updated with the latest developments and events by connecting with us on Facebook. By following our page, you'll have the opportunity to learn more about our initiatives, hear inspiring stories, and find out how you can get involved and make a difference.

Happy Friday! Here are our most needed items should you be running errands and want to donate to the Sleep Center. We appreciate your support! ¡Feliz viernes! Estos son nuestros artículos más necesarios en caso de que esté haciendo recados y desee donar al Centro de Dormir. ¡Agradecemos su apoyo! #homelessness #homelessshelter #volunteer #thankful #giveback #homeless

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#ThankfulThursday Watch for an invitation to our refreshments and refresher volunteer event next week! New and experienced volunteers are invited to attend. ¡Esté atento a una invitación a nuestro evento de voluntariado la próxima semana! Se invita a asistir a voluntarios nuevos y experimentados.

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Happy Friday! Here are our most needed items should you be running errands and want to donate to the Sleep Center. We appreciate your support! ¡Feliz viernes! Estos son nuestros artículos más necesarios en caso de que esté haciendo recados y desee donar al Centro de Dormir. ¡Agradecemos su apoyo! #homelessness #homelessshelter #volunteer #thankful #giveback #homeless

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