Tag: Community

Jun
2

CIS Tacoma Annual Luncheon: 20 Years of Community Building

Filed Under: - Posted @ 7:00pm

Every year Communities In Schools of Tacoma (CIST) hosts a luncheon to celebrate our students success and invite attendees to be a part of the CIST story. In 2021, our luncheon is more vital than ever as we work to re-engage students after a year of virtual learning and social distancing. Did you know it > Continue Reading

Apr
20

Rebuilding Hope’s Annual Fundraiser: Sisters Rising Virtual Movie & Program

Filed Under: - Posted @ 11:00pm

For Rebuilding Hope’s Annual Fundraiser we will be hosting a virtual screening and panel discussion of the award-winning documentary Sisters Rising. The documentary follows several Native American women as they combat the sexual assault epidemic facing their communities. Following the film, we will offer an interactive and educational program to include a panel of field > Continue Reading

Mar
13

Popcorn Pick Up at The Grand Cinema

Filed Under: - Posted @ 10:00pm

Bring a bag of our beloved popcorn home! The crispy kernels you love topped with real butter (or not; it’s vegan if you go without!) are available for takeout in sizes Medium ($5) and Large ($7), from 3pm to 6pm.  Walk up with credit card or exact change only. Merch and gift certificates also for > Continue Reading

Mar
11

Ride The Bus with THA & HAC: Gentrification and Development in Hilltop

Filed Under: - Posted @ 10:00pm

Join Brendan Nelson (Hilltop Action Coalition) and Alyssa Torrez (Tacoma Housing Authority) in a discussion about housing and transit developments in Hilltop and how they can affect local residents. Register today!

Feb
4

Outdoor Screening: The Peace Bus @ The Patio – Alma Mater

Filed Under: - Posted @ 10:30pm

Alma Mater Tacoma is hosting an all-ages screening of The Peace Bus pilot episode, “Mr. Brown’s Pies” in their socially-distanced outdoor space. Kwabi developed the show to not only talk about themes of friendship, kindness and compassion – The Peace Bus series also aims to start conversations about social issues with youth. Check out the website to see > Continue Reading

Feb
3

Outdoor Screening: The Peace Bus @ The Patio – Alma Mater

Filed Under: - Posted @ 10:30pm

Alma Mater Tacoma is hosting an all-ages screening of The Peace Bus pilot episode, “Mr. Brown’s Pies” in their socially-distanced outdoor space. Kwabi developed the show to not only talk about themes of friendship, kindness and compassion – The Peace Bus series also aims to start conversations about social issues with youth. Check out the website to see > Continue Reading

Nov
13

2020 Virtual Empowerment Awards

Filed Under: - Posted @ 12:30am

The Tacoma Urban League is excited to present our 2020 Empowerment Awards which will be held virtually on Thursday, November 12th. We invite you to support our community and join us as a ticket holder or an event sponsor at this important celebration as we recognize some of our most influential young leaders as well > Continue Reading

Sep
29

Power of Play Lunch

Filed Under: - Posted @ 7:00pm

The Power of Play Lunch is going virtual this year! Register for one or more virtual session centered around building a child-friendly community. The POP Lunch is a benefit event that helps to sustain and grow programs designed for children in Tacoma and Pierce County. Pay As You Will admission to the Children’s Museum of > Continue Reading

Sep
17

Safe Streets Champion Luncheon

Filed Under: - Posted @ 6:30pm

The Champion Luncheon has a new date!  Celebrating Community Empowerment Thursday, September 17, 2020 – Zoom Meeting REGISTER ONLINE  Please join us for an uplifting program showcasing the incredible work of the youth and neighbors of Tacoma and Pierce County.  All proceeds go towards Safe Streets Campaign to further its mission of inspiring and uniting > Continue Reading

Jul
10

Manny’s Walk

Filed Under: - Posted @ 9:00pm

Join the family of Manuel Ellis as they take a walk to remember his last moments, share what has and has not happened so far, and demands that the community can amplify. Wear a mask and bring a sign. Feel free to bring flowers to leave at the corner of 96th & Ainsworth. For more > Continue Reading