Deadline: March 1 – Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

Youth Employment Visit the Seattle Youth Employment Program Website HSD’s Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides internship opportunities for young people (16-24) in our community who are from low-income households and communities that experience racial, social, and economic disparities. SYEP promotes work readiness and helps young people explore career opportunities during their summer internships. ThroughContinue reading “Deadline: March 1 – Seattle Youth Employment Program (SYEP)”

WINTER SHELTER: Seattle Center’s Exhibition Hall

Homeless man dies of exposure at Seattle light-rail station Officials and homeless-service providers have been working to try to ensure the survival of thousands of people living unsheltered in King County with a snowstorm expected to hit the region. That’s meant opening shelters and paying for hotel rooms for those who need help. Seattle plannedContinue reading “WINTER SHELTER: Seattle Center’s Exhibition Hall”

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities May 17, 2018 by Christina Hirsch FREE SUMMER MEALS This summer, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Human Services Department, and United Way of King County are partnering to host a drop-in summer program offering free meals and recreation activities. Recreation activities are open for kids and teens ages 1Continue reading “Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities”

SEATTLE-KING COUNTY RESOURCE DAY & JOB FAIR: Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

SEATTLE-KING COUNTY RESOURCE DAY & JOB FAIR By: Seattle Housing Authority, King County Housing Authority, WorkSource Seattle-King County, and the Communities of Opportunity Initiative SHARE THIS EVENT SAVE THIS EVENT FREE REGISTER Event Description SEATTLE-KING COUNTY RESOURCE DAY & JOB FAIR a partnership of Seattle Housing Authority, King County Housing Authority, WorkSource Seattle-King County, andContinue reading “SEATTLE-KING COUNTY RESOURCE DAY & JOB FAIR: Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM”

YMCA Accelerator: Seeking youth volunteers

The Get Engaged program is an innovative program from the City of Seattle and the Accelerator YMCA. We place emerging leaders ages 18-29 on 18 different public Boards and Commissions each year and support their development of leadership competencies. This program gives young people real leadership experience and empowers them to take charge of theirContinue reading “YMCA Accelerator: Seeking youth volunteers”

More than 30 major companies to host youth opportunity job fair in Seattle

On May 5, more than 30 major companies will host a hiring fair for youth at CenturyLink Field Event Center. The job fair is part of the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a coalition of top U.S. companies that is expanding its national youth hiring movement to Seattle. Together, they will interview hundreds of 16-24 year oldsContinue reading “More than 30 major companies to host youth opportunity job fair in Seattle”

City leaders gather for Town Hall meeting on violence

SEATTLE — City leaders came together Monday night for a Town Hall meeting aimed at making Seattle a safer place. With 21 homicides in the past six months, Seattle residents are fed up and demanding answers. Many people in attendance at Monday’s meeting say they’ve heard a lot of talk from city leaders, but notContinue reading “City leaders gather for Town Hall meeting on violence”