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  • Orting Updates - Hello all, We have partnered with Community Frameworks, the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs, and Puget Sound Veterans Hope Center to create a tiny home village in Orting, Washington. The village will be the same set up as QV. … Continue reading
  • 2nd Week of Life Skills Class 201 - Hello all, Residents just completed their second week of the Life Skills Program 201 with the Peace Center! This week we learned about budgeting and finance. There were some great group activities where residents looked at how much they were … Continue reading
  • New Life Skills 201 Program - Hi all, Jaycie here! Just wanted to post a little update about our new connection with the Peace Center at Capital Christian Center. They are teaching a brand new Life Skills 201 Program exclusively for Quixote Village residents! Their staff … Continue reading
  • May 20 Garden Updates - We are SOOO thankful for the lovely Jill Severn! She donated some cinder blocks and beauty bark for our garden. Not only did she do that but she invited a bunch of her friends and neighbors to help put it … Continue reading
  • Garden Updates – Jaycie - I’ve had some people asking for updates on our garden. Well here you go! We have had a few weeding parties with residents, staff, volunteers, and board members. We are almost done overhauling the beds and will start planting soon! … Continue reading
  • How it all began by Jaycie - One of our most asked questions is how did Quixote Village get started? Well, let me tell you! The Village started as a tent city back in 2007. The tent city was established in protest of the Pedestrian Interference Ordinance. This … Continue reading
  • Quixote Village Updates from Jaycie - Hi everyone – Jaycie here. I just wanted to give some updates on how we are all doing! We had our 3 year anniversary for the Village back in February as well as our 10 year anniversary for the start … Continue reading
  • Spring is just around the corner! - Hi everyone, Jaycie here! Spring is just around the corner, which means it’s time for us to work on the garden! The residents got together last week to put together a plan of action. Here are our “before” pictures. I … Continue reading
  • Exciting New Partnership with the City of Olympia! - Quixote Village overlooks Black Lake Meadows, a beautiful City of Olympia wetlands area that gathers and filters stormwater. Tom Otto and Jesse Barnham, who manage the Meadows, brought a crew of Americorps volunteers and planted native plants, mostly from the … Continue reading
  • Local Media Coverage of Quixote Village! - Meet QV Program Manager Raul Salazar and Panza President Tim Ransom in an interview on TCTV. On “Mission Non Profit,” Robert Kam talked with us about the history of Camp Quixote and what is going on at the Village today. … Continue reading

 

Our weekly walking group at Capitol Lake