Our Event and Resource Partners

Alpha Project


The Alpha Project empowers individuals, families, and communities by providing work, recovery, and support services to people who are motivated to change their lives and achieve self-sufficiency. The Writing Den is at the Alpha Project Bridge Shelter on the Second Saturday of each month from 9:30am-11:00am at 1575 Newton Avenue, San Diego, CA 92113 (at 16th Street) in the East Village.

Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen


Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen is the largest soup kitchen in New York City, serving nearly 1,000 hot, nutritious meals each weekday, and has been a symbol of hope and compassion in Manhattan since 1982. The Writing Den is at Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen (HASK) on the Second Wednesday of each month from 10:30am-12:30pm at 296 9th Ave, New York, NY 10001 in Chelsea.

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe


Housing Works Bookstore Cafe is a social enterprise and event venue that raises money to support Housing Works’ lifesaving services for people living with HIV/AIDS in New York.

The Writing Den is at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe on the Last Saturday each month from 2:00pm-4:00pm at 126 Crosby Street, New York, NY 10012 in Soho.

Ladle Fellowship


Feeds and clothes the poor, provides help to seniors, and offers on-going pastoral care and counseling with a focus on re-uniting fragmented families, restoring broken relationships, and establishing a life committed to purpose. The Writing Den is at Ladle Fellowship, First Presbyterian Church is held on the Fourth/Last Sunday of each month from 2:00pm-3:30pm, at 320 Date Street, San Diego, CA 92101 in Bankers Hill.

Mary's Place


Mary’s Place provides safe, inclusive shelter and services that support women, children and families on their journey out of homelessness.

The Writing Den at Mary’s Place Women’s Place Day Center in Seattle on the Third Thursday of each month from 10:00am-12:00pm at 1830 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101 in Downtown.

New York Public Library Muhlenberg Branch


Opened in 1906, the Muhlenberg Library is one of the 92 branches of the New York City Public Library and is located Chelsea.

The Writing Den is at the

New York Public Library/Muhlenberg Library on the Third Tuesday of each month from 12:00pm-2:00pm 209 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011 in Chelsea.

New York City Relief


Founded in 1989, New York City Relief is a mobile outreach to the homeless and poor. It empowers volunteers to connect people in need with hope and resources that lead to life transformation. The Writing Den is at

New York City Relief Co-Op at New York City Mission on the First Thursday each month from 9:45am-12:00pm at 90 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10013 in the Bowery.

New York City Rescue Mission


The site of New York City relief, New York City Rescue Mission exists to provide help and hope to the hungry, hurting, and homeless men and women in New York City. The organization provides a wide range of social services including emergency food and shelter, clothing, workforce development, and a career and learning center.


Downtown San Diego Partnership


The Downtown San Diego Partnership serves as the leading advocate for the economic vitality and growth of Downtown San Diego. It is a member-based, nonprofit organization with nearly 400 members, representing a variety of business sectors including real estate, technology, banking, law, defense, insurance, communications, energy, and tourism. 


Real Life Skills


Teaches proven life enhancing concepts, the power of thinking, and understanding life choices for those seeking a better life. Those in need include homeless in transition, at risk youth, and those struggling with life challenges.


Seattle's Union Gospel Mission


Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission (UGM) is the city's oldest organization with the mission to end hunger and homelessness. The Writing Den is at Union Gospel Mission Men's Shelter

on the First Monday each month from 2:00pm-4:00pm

at 318 2nd Avenue, Extension South, Seattle, WA, 98104 in Downtown

BIC Stationary Products


Founded in 1944, BiC Pen Corporation has become one of the world's largest pen manufacturers. Based out of Milford, CT, BiC generously donates their writing products to The Writing Den to help carry out our mission.


Blick Art Materials

With stores in 23 States and Washington DC, Blick has become one the largest art supply stores in th

With stores in 23 states and Washington D.C., Blick has fast become one the largest art supply stores in the country. Blick graciously donates writing supplies allowing The Writing Den to carry out or mission.




The Moleskine brand was created in 1997, bringing back to life the legendary notebook used by artists and thinkers over the past two centuries, such as Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, and Bruce Chatwin. Today, Moleskine identifies a vast family of paper objects, smart notebooks and apps, bags, books, travel and digital device accessories and writing tools. We are grateful to Moleskine for donating fine writing materials for use at our Writing Dens.