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The Human Services Bus Ticket Program provides subsidized bus tickets to eligible human service agencies serving persons who are homeless and/or low income.  Starting in program year 2017, agencies that receive an allocation pay 10 percent of the value of the tickets, with King County Metro Transit Division covering the remaining 90 percent of the tickets' value.

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Program Notifications

  • The application for the 2019 King County Human Services Bus Ticket Program is CLOSED; applications were accepted November 7 - 23, 2018. Awards will be announced in December 2018. 

 

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Agency Name (sorted A-Z)

RFP Award Amount

 Additional Allocation #1
Award Amount

 Additional Allocation #2
Award Amount
 Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services
 $200.00
   
 Alliance of People with Disabilities
 $150.00
   
 API Chaya
 $375.80
   
 Arms Around You
 $200.00
   
 Arts Corps
 $510.40
   
 Atlantic Street Center
 $520.00
   $136.00
 Aurora Commons
 $212.90
   $600.00
 Babies of Homelessness
 $2,600.00
   
 Bellevue College
 $438.40
   
 Bothell Municipal Court
 $200.00
   
 Boys & Girls Clubs of King County
 $486.00
   
 Bread of Life Mission
 $1,720.40    
 Capitol Hill Housing
 $400.00    
 Career Education Options@Shoreline Community College
 $3,000.00    
 Career Link High School at South Seattle College
 $1,190.10    
 Casa Latina
 $3,382.50    
 Catholic Community Services of King County
 $9,187.70  $1,315.00  
 Chief Seattle Club
 $2,472.30  $1,700.00  
 Coalition for Refugees from Burma
 $951.30    
 College Success Foundation
 $1,000.00    
 Communities In Schools of Federal Way
 $300.00    
 Communities In Schools of Seattle
 $514.80    
 Community House Mental Health Agency
 $100.00    
 Community Psychiatric Clinic
 $440.00    
 Compass Housing Alliance
 $22,939.20    
 Congregations for the Homeless
 $9,519.70
   
 Consejo Counseling and Referral Service
 $595.00
   
 Cowlitz Indian Tribe - Health and Human Services Seattle
 $200.00
   $660.00
 DAWN - Domestic Abuse Women's Network
 $850.00
   
 Denise Louie Education Center
 $165.00
   
 Department of Veterans Affairs-Social Work Services
 $354.00
   $165.00
 Downtown Emergency Service Center (DESC)
 $11,135.70
 $1,408.00
 
 Eastside Academy
 $433.80
   
 El Centro de la Raza
 $172.50    
 Elizabeth Gregory Home  $1,600.00
   
 Evergreen Recovery Centers-Parent Child Assistance Program King County
 $165.00
   
 FareStart
 $6,000.00
   
 Fauntleroy Church United Church of Christ
 $1,378.30
   
 Free-Teen Clinic, Country Doctor, UW Adolescent Medicine  $65.00
   
 Friends of Youth  $3,257.00
   
 Glover EmpowerMentoring  $410.00
   
 Grace Lutheran Church  $323.00
   
 Green Lake Presbyterian Church  $250.50    
 Harborview Center for Sexual Assault & Traumatic Stress  $249.50  $210.00
 
 Harborview Medical Center - Medical Respite  $285.60
 $209.00
 
 Health Care for the Homeless Network  $50.00
   
 Hepatitis Education Project  $275.00
 $55.00
 
 HERO House (now known as Bellevue Clubhouse)
 $500.00
   $100.00
 Highline College  $820.00    
 Highline Public Schools  $573.40    
 Hopelink  $2,650.00    
 IKRON of Greater Seattle  $400.00    $312.00
 Imagine Housing  $1,000.00    
 Interim Community Development Association  $536.10    
 International Rescue Committee  $1,487.70    
 Issaquah Community Services  $60.00    
 Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank  $169.70    
 Jail Health Services - Public Health Seattle & King County  $522.50    
 Jesus Christ Salt and Light
 $200.00    
 Jewish Family Services
 $382.80    
 Jubilee Women's Center
 $714.00  $350.00  
 Juma Ventures  $800.00    
 Kent Lutheran Church
 $294.30    
 Kent Municipal Court - Probation Department
 $100.00  $200.00
 
 Kent School District
 $382.30    
 Kent Youth and Family Services
 $183.00
   
 King County Bar Association Pro Bono Services  $40.70
 $60.00
 
 King County Department of Judicial Administration (Drug Diversion Court)  $6,600.00
   
 King County Department of Public Defense  $487.50
   
 King County Employment and Education Resources  $1,250.00
   
 King County Jobs Initiative & Career Connections  $4,686.40
   
 King County Parks White Center Teen Program  $200.00
   
 King County RAP - East King County CCS
 $5,500.00
   
 King County RAP - North King County Solid Ground  $5,500.00
   
 King County RAP - Seattle CCS  $5,500.00
   
 King County RAP - South King County - Renton YWCA  $5,500.00
   
 King County RAP - South King County -Multi Service  $5,500.00
   
 King County Veterans Program  $3,480.00    
 Lifelong  $870.00    
 LifeWire  $382.30    
 Literacy Source  $120.20  $28.00
 
 Low Income Housing Institute  $483.20    $1,950.00
 Lutheran Community Services Northwest  $1,691.20  $1,100.00
 
 Mary's Place  $32,216.80    $16,500.00
 Mercy Housing Northwest  $601.30    
 Millionair Club Inc dba Millionair Club Charity  $2,871.00    
 Mt. Baker Housing Association  $560.00    
 Multi-Service Center  $2,000.00    
 Navos  $262.30  $500.00
 $500.00
 Neighborhood House  $1,446.90    
 New Horizons  $1,210.60    
 Nexus Youth and Families  $3,640.00    
 Nickelsville  $15,777.20    
 Operation Nightwatch  $14,500.00    
 Organization for Prostitution Survivors  $900.00    
 Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets  $1,000.00    
 Phinney Neighborhood Association  $350.00    
 Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church  $600.00    
 PHSKC, Downtown Family Health Clinic  $232.00    
 Pike Market Senior Center & Food Bank  $375.80  $250.00
 
 Pioneer Human Services  $2,689.20    
 Pioneer Square Clinic/HMC  $110.00    
 Plymouth Healing Communities  $400.00    
 POCAAN  $3,000.00    
 Port Jobs  $640.00    
 Powerful Voices  $131.50    $175.00
 Prospect Enrichment Preschool  $100.00    
 Public Health Seattle King County - CHS, Buprenorphine Pathways  $1,148.00    
 Public Health Seattle King County - Kids Plus  $1,400.00    
 Puget Sound OIC dba Puget Sound Training Center  $254.80    
 Queen Anne Helpline  $703.40  $100.00
 
 Real Change Homeless Empowerment Project  $400.00    
 Real Escape from the Sex Trade (REST)  $1,375.00    
 Recovery Café  $1,503.30  $220.00
 
 Refugee Resettlement Office  $609.00    $55.00
 Refugee Women's Alliance  $2,168.00    
 Renton Area Youth and Family Services  $93.90    
 Renton Ecumenical Association of Churches  $763.70    
 Renton Technical College Foundation  $580.00    $275.00
 Riverton Park United Methodist Church  $300.00    $200.00
 ROOTS Young Adult Shelter  $609.00    
 Sanctuary Art Center  $58.00    
 Sea Mar Community Health Centers  $1,371.80    
 Seadrunar
 $513.00    
 Seattle Education Access
 $1,860.40    
 Seattle First United Methodist Church
 $62.60    
 Seattle Goodwill Industries
 $1,353.00    $1,000.00
 Seattle Housing and Resource Effort (SHARE)
 $87,123.30    
 Seattle Housing Authority
 $924.00    
 Seattle Indian Center
 $500.00    
 Seattle Indian Health Board
 $6,800.00    
 Seattle Jobs Initiative
 $820.00     
 Seattle Mennonite Church
 $2,436.00
 $370.00
 
 Seattle Municipal Court
 $1,791.10
   
 Seattle Public Library
 $640.00
   
 Seattle Union Gospel Mission
 $9,000.00
   
 Seattle Urban Academy
 $275.00
   
 Shoreline Community Care
 $150.00
   
 Solid Ground
 $6,201.30
   
 Somali Youth and Family Club
 $820.00
   
 Sound Generations
 $7,112.30
   
 South Correctional Entity
 $442.50
   
 South Seattle College TRIO Programs
 $1,160.00
 $300.00
 $75.00
 Southwest Youth and Family Services
 $595.00
   
 St. Francis House
 $603.50
 $218.00
 
 St. Paul's Episcopal Church
 $66.00
   
 St. Stephen Housing Association
 $300.00
   
 St. Thomas Episcopal Church
 $38.20
   
 St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle/King County
 $3,273.50
   
 Street Youth Ministries
 $400.00
   
 Swedish Medical Center
 $300.00
   
 Teen Feed
 $870.00
   
 The Backpack Academy
 $900.00
   
 The Salvation Army
 $1,190.10
   
 The Sophia Way
 $5,882.70
 $2,200.00
 
 Therapeutic Health Services
 $300.00
   
 Tiny Trees Preschool
 $300.00
   
 United Churches Emergency Fund
 $640.00
   
 United Indians of All Tribes Foundation  $458.90
   
 Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle
 $625.70
   
 UW Upward Bound
 $1,355.00
 $216.00
 
 Vashon Youth & Family Services
 $438.40
   
 Vietnamese Friendship Association
 $2,224.10
   
 Washington State Department of Corrections - Seattle Community Justice Center
 $5,288.70
   
 WDVA
 $500.00
   $1,000.00
 West Seattle Helpline
 $1,785.90
   
 Woodland Park Presbyterian Church
 $375.80
   
 World Relief Seattle
 $8,154.90
   
 Year Up Puget Sound
 $617.50
   
 YMCA of Greater Seattle
 $2,000.00
   $300.00
 Youth in Focus
 $125.20
   
 YouthCare
 $4,397.30  $495.00
 $99.00
 YWCA King County  $20,071.80    

The dedicated email address for the Human Services Bus Ticket Program is hs.busticketprogram@kingcounty.gov.
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