Tag: Community

May
29

Communities In Schools Luncheon

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Support our mission to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. Our annual luncheon is an opportunity to learn more about how we help Tacoma students overcome barriers to success and graduate on time, and hear directly from our students about the impact we’ve made > Continue Reading

Nov
21

Tap Takeover for CIS @ The Swiss!

Filed Under: - Posted @ 3:00pm

Communities In Schools of Tacoma is taking over the Swiss! This fundraising event will benefit children in our literacy programs at Arlington Elementary School. Nearly two-thirds of the students at Arlington are below their grade level in reading, and nearly 80% of the families are low-income. Communities In Schools offers literacy and enrichment programs at > Continue Reading

Nov
20

Watershed Issues Forum on Lakes

Filed Under: - Posted @ 9:00pm

The Chambers Clover Creek Watershed Council invites you to attend the annual Watershed Issues Forum on the afternoon of Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Pacific Lutheran University. The theme of this year’s forum is LAKES. The audience for this event is students, shoreline property owners, other residents, and recreational lake users. Our goal is to > Continue Reading

Nov
14

New Youth Philanthropy Board Members Excited To Work On Community Issues Together

Filed Under: Youth Philanthropy Board - Posted @ 3:22pm

18 Pierce County youth leaders joined Greater Tacoma Community Foundation’s 2019-20 Youth Philanthropy Board (YPB) cohort on October 23, 2019. Representing six local high schools and three colleges, a common theme for all members is a dedication to giving back to the community that gave them opportunities to succeed.   “When you have a community > Continue Reading

Oct
10

Soaring Into the Future-2019

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Every student deserves the right to a successful future. Student success shouldn’t be determined by race, income, or zip code. Join Communities In Schools of Lakewood to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. Student stories + Food + Drinks + Raffles Come learn more, > Continue Reading

Sep
19

Flavor: Stand Up For Immigrants, Sit Down For A Meal

Filed Under: - Posted @ 7:00am

This is our 7th year for the event, and it will once again coincide with Welcoming Week (September 13 – September 22) an event sponsored by Welcoming America that brings immigrant, refugee, and native-born communities together to raise awareness of the benefits of welcoming everyone. To learn more about Welcoming Week visit: https://www.welcomingamerica.org/programs/welcoming-week On September > Continue Reading

Sep
18

Queer Career Social

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The Queer Career Social is back and BIGGER than ever! Are you a member of the LGBTQ+ community who is seeking employment? Do you need help with your interview attire? Join us on Wednesday, September 18th from 11am-1pm at People’s Community Center for the Queer Career Social. This event is FREE and open to the > Continue Reading

Sep
14

Healthy Eastside Food Forum and Community Workshop

Filed Under: - Posted @ 5:00pm

Healthy Food. Food Equity. Food Innovation. Please join the Healthy Eastside Food Forum and Community Workshop. Tell us what you think! What does a healthy, equitable, innovative food environment look like in Eastside Tacoma? Location: Eastside Community Center, 1721 East 56th St., Tacoma, WA Date: September 14, 2019 Time: 10 a.m – 3 p.m. Organized > Continue Reading

Sep
12

VIBE Trap Shooting Tournament

Filed Under: - Posted @ 5:00pm

Trap shooting is an Olympic sport within competitive clay pigeon shooting. Come learn from trained professionals and watch fellow shooters compete for medals at this fundraiser for UW Tacoma’s veteran entrepreneurship center. Spectators can join for lunch at this family-friendly event.

Aug
30

Movie Night at Cheney Stadium

Filed Under: - Posted @ 1:00am

Join UW Tacoma alumni and friends for a movie night at Cheney Stadium. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Concession stand will be opening selling hot dogs, popcorn, pizza and non-alcoholic beverages. Free parking at the stadium. Event is free but registration is required.