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 9:45am-11:00am. The location is 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 10:15am-12:30pm. Located 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 City.

The Writing Den is at the Housing Works Bookstore Cafe on the Fourth/Last Saturday each month, from 2:45pm-5:00pm, located 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. Our original location,

Ladle Fellowship, First Presbyterian Church

is held on the Fourth/Last Sunday of each month from 1:45pm-3:30pm, at 320 Date Street, San Diego, CA 92101, in Banker's 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.

We offer our services at Mary’s Place, Women’s Place Day Center in Seattle on the Fourth/Last Thursday of each month, from 9:45am-11:00am. The address is 1830 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, in downtown Seattle.

New York Public Library -Muhlenberg Branch


Opened in 1906, the Muhlenberg Library is one of the 65 branches of the New York City Public Library, located in the neighborhood of Chelsea.

The Writing Den can be found at the

New York Public Library/Muhlenberg Library on the Third Tuesday of each month, from 11:45am-2:00pm. The address is 209 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011, in Chelsea.

New York City Relief


Father Jose's Villages provide housing, rental assistance, healthcare, food, clothing, education, job training, mental health, addiction treatment and child development in an internationally modeled “one-stop-shop” approach.

The Writing Den offers our services 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. The Partnership's Clean and Safe Program works with the city to find care for those in need.


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.


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 stationary and supplies allowing The Writing Den to carry out or mission.