A Letter of Support for Deschutes Parkway Encampment Residents

This letter was submitted to the Thurston County Commissioners ahead of their meeting on January 11, 2021. To the Thurston County Commissioners and County Manager: We, the members of the Concerned Clergy of Olympia, are writing to you today to voice support for the persons currently receiving shelter after being displaced from the Deschutes encampment […]

Response to the Death of Vaneesa Hopson

We, Concerned Clergy of Olympia, express our sadness at the death of Vaneesa Hopson on February 7, 2018, who died after being chemically restrained. We send our condolences to Vaneesa’s family and friends and offer our prayers of healing for our community. “As a community, we recognize the inherent worth and dignity of all persons”, […]