Tag: Community


Tap Takeover for CIS @ The Swiss!

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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


Watershed Issues Forum on Lakes

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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


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

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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


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


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

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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


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


Healthy Eastside Food Forum and Community Workshop

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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


VIBE Trap Shooting Tournament

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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.


Movie Night at Cheney Stadium

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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.


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This event will host up to 100 youth in the Tacoma area who want to be educated, inspired, and empowered about current issues. The event will feature various speakers who will present 10-minute TED-style talks on interdisciplinary issues and work. This event is free, but ticket reservations must be made at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4305613