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 HAVE MOVED! Our new location is 81535 Lind Road. All phone numbers remain the same. Our transportation pick up has moved to 140 SW 11th Street, Hermiston. The pick-up time remains 7:15pm. 

"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
Stepping Stones Alliance Logo
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.

June – Board Meeting

June 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
81535 Lind Road
Hermiston, OR 97838 United States
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July – Board Meeting

July 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
81535 Lind Road
Hermiston, OR 97838 United States
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August – Board Meeting

August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
81535 Lind Road
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.


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


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.

We are fortunate to have community support and we are grateful for every donation, volunteer hour, in-kind service, and more! We often get the question, “How can I help?” In order to answer that question we have launched our ‘Ways to Help Wednesdays’ where we offer the standard opportunities as well as those outside the box ideas that you may not have considered. Check out each week’s installment and let us know how you want to support our work at Stepping Stones! We appreciate your help and our guests are all the better for it! ¡Somos afortunados de contar con el apoyo de la comunidad y estamos agradecidos por cada donación, hora de voluntariado, servicio en especie y más! A menudo nos preguntan: "¿Cómo puedo ayudar?" Para responder a esa pregunta, hemos lanzado nuestras "Formas de ayudar los miércoles", donde ofrecemos oportunidades estándar, así como ideas innovadoras que quizás no haya considerado. ¡Mira la entrega de cada semana y cuéntanos cómo quieres apoyar nuestro trabajo en Stepping Stones! ¡Apreciamos su ayuda y nuestros huéspedes estarán mucho mejor por ello! #volunteering #GiveBack #homeless #thankful #homelessness

📣 Looking for a part-time weekend job? We are hiring! Check out our job postings on Indeed for all the information about both our Site Support and Staff Assistant positions. 📢 📣 ¿Buscas un trabajo de fin de semana a tiempo parcial? ¡Estamos contratando! Consulte nuestras ofertas de trabajo en Indeed para obtener toda la información sobre nuestros puestos de soporte de sitio y asistente de personal. 📢 #hiring #weekendjob #parttimejob

Happy Friday! Here are our most needed items should you be running errands and want to donate to the Sleep Center. Our new address is 81535 Lind Road. We appreciate your support! We also keep an Amazon wishlist going. Check it out here: ¡Feliz viernes! Estos son nuestros artículos más necesarios en caso de que esté haciendo recados y desee donar al Centro de Dormir. Nuestra nueva dirección es 81535 Lind Road. ¡Agradecemos su apoyo! También mantenemos una lista de deseos de Amazon. Compruébalo aquí: #homelessness #homelessshelter #volunteer #thankful #giveback #homeless