Every Person Needs a Home

How do you find a place to live when you want to move out of homelessness and you can’t afford housing? Justice Housing Yakima wants to help by building affordable housing for people experiencing homelessness.

JHY is hiring! Click here to see our Executive Director Job Description.

Our Mission

Justice Housing Yakima (JHY) is a nonprofit organization established to address the issues of homelessness through the development of affordable, permanent housing.


We believe…

  • Every person needs a home
  • Every person deserves dignity and respect
  • Every person deserves a safe and healthy community

Our Projects

We are currently raising money for and planning Cottage Hill Place, a housing development of 28 fully-equipped European-style row cottages and a community center.

Our Board

Tim Sullivan, President

Marc Anthony Cisneros, Treasurer

Dave Hanson, Vice President

Linda Haralson, Secretary

Kelly Penfold

Rev. Robert Trimble

Janice Gonzales

Alfredo Cisneros

Rev. David Helseth

Jennifer Schlenske, Exec Dir

In memory of one of our founding board members, Ellie Lambert, please visit the Ellie Lambert Memorial Fund.


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