In a Radical Departure, United Way Shows Philanthropy Isn’t Pretty

Campaign shows ‘problems nobody talks about at cocktail parties’ United Way raises more than $4.7 billion every year for improving health, education and stability in communities around the globe, and until now, its marketing focused on the aftermath and uplifting side to its good work, often featuring smiling volunteers in “Live United” t-shirts. But the…

2017 Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP).

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT Read more APPLICATION HERE The Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP), in support of the Mayor’s Youth Employment Initiative, provides internship opportunities aimed at meeting the employment needs of underserved youth and young adults in our community. By promoting work readiness and strengthening career development, SYEP helps to prepare and support youth for real…

City of Seattle: Student Opportunities!

Welcome to the City of Seattle’s Student Opportunities! We will be updating the Job Opportunities page later this month, to make it easier for you to find the right job. Most of our recruiting for internships is done in the first two weeks of: February (for Spring Quarter) April (for Summer Quarter) August (for Fall…

MARCH 9, 2017 – Community Resource Exchange

THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 9 a.m. — 2 p.m. CenturyLink, East Hall The Community Resource Exchange took place on March 9, 2017 at CenturyLink, East Hall. People who are homeless got connected with essential hygiene items and services. Haircuts, housing help and mammograms—those barely scratch the surface of the impact this event has. See why…

Catholic Community Services Emergency Assistance Program

The Emergency Assistance program helps families, single adults, seniors, and people with disabilities with a variety of emergency and basic needs. Services include: Rental Assistance and Eviction Prevention Move-in Assistance Utility Assistance and Shut-off Prevention Information & Resource Referral Short-term Case Management Emergency Motel Vouchers (families with children under 18 only) Food Bags and Cards…

Seattle Severe Weather Shelter

Seattle Severe Weather Shelter Location: Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion, near 2nd & Thomas St. South of Key Arena Dates open: Saturday night 10/15 & Sunday night 10/16 Time: 7pm to 7am Capacity: 100 beds Population: Co-Ed Shelter: 18+, no children Contact for information: (206) 684-0231 King County Administration Building Shelter & 420 4th Ave Shelter…