Bainbridge Island Senior/Community Center’s Resource Fair

Volunteer speaking to a person at a fair booth.

8/31/2022 Over 30 organizations, businesses, and agencies will be present for the Bainbridge Island Senior/Community Center’s (BISCC) Resource Fair on Saturday, September 24 from 10 am to 2 pm. The Center, located at 370 Brien Drive SE in Bainbridge Island’s Waterfront Park, will be chock-full of information about housing, transportation, library services, end-of-life planning, and more. Learn … Read more

Bainbridge Prepares builds resilient communities

Group of volunteers receiving a briefing.

The mission of Bainbridge Prepares, a registered 501c3 nonprofit founded ten years ago, has been to build resilient communities in the Puget Sound area before disasters occur, and actively respond if and when they do. In 2021 alone, their 650+ volunteers contributed 38,000 hours responding to public health, severe weather, and other emergencies in Kitsap, Jefferson, … Read more

Housing Resources Bainbridge Community Land Trust expands and celebrates

Pedestrian walking in front of townhomes.

With the acquisition of 31 units at the upcoming Wintergreen Townhomes on Bainbridge Island, Housing Resources Bainbridge (HRB) will expand its inventory of affordable homes for ownership by 70%. These homes will join the HRB community land trust, where they will be kept affordable forever for income-eligible households. Today, at $369,000, they are well under market rate for Bainbridge, … Read more

Vitalize Kitsap Seahawks viewing party on September 18

group photo

For over 20 years, Vitalize Kitsap (VK) has empowered teens and adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to lead lives of meaning and self-determination while creating community connections. VK members from around Kitsap County meet at the campus on Bainbridge Island for social club groups and to participate in adventures and activities around the region. VK’s individualized … Read more

Ready to generate your own solar energy? PSE is here to help!

Solar panels on a roof

Installing solar panels at your home or business can be a great way to reduce your carbon footprint and lower your electric bill. Through our Customer Connected Solar program, PSE can provide you with reliable information and resources to learn more about installing solar panels. Before making a long-term investment in solar, start by using our … Read more

Bainbridge Island Land Trust

Vegetation growing on land beside a stream's running water.

Watersheds, stream corridors, and wetlands provide habitat for an incredibly diverse array of fish and wildlife, which are critical to our island community. Intact, healthy watersheds provide groundwater recharge and protect us from increased flooding due to climate change. “We have over 47 miles of streams here on the Island, and the Bainbridge Island Land … Read more