Tag: youth

Sep
17

Safe Streets Champion Luncheon

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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

Aug
3

Seeds of Peace Scholars – August Summer Reads/Book Club

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Join Seeds of Peace – Youth Summit – Pierce County for youth-led discussion groups on the topic of social justice through reading and connecting with community leaders and other ages!  For students in Pierce County between 4th-12th grade. All Books and materials provided. Registration closes on August 3rd. The program runs from August 7 – > Continue Reading

Jul
9

Salishan Youth Leadership Committee

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Seeking Salishan Youth (middle – high school aged) Interested in Leadership Youth Leadership Committee on Zoom Tuesdays & Thursdays 11am-1:30pm For more information, please contact Ylc Robert McAfee at 253-302-0136 or [email protected]

May
14

Social Emotional Learning Helps Kids Navigate COVID-19 Disruptions

Filed Under: Expanded Learning,PIERCE COUNTY CONNECTED,Vibrant Community - Posted @ 1:17pm

Sharing is usually something adults encourage kids to practice. That’s why Tess Guerrero understood how strange it sounded when she explained to a student that they couldn’t share their supplies because of safety measures due to COVID-19. “I don’t want to hear one more thing about this virus!” the student exclaimed. Tess said the student’s > Continue Reading

Jan
9

GTCF Youth Philanthropy Board Engages in Dialogue Many Adults Won’t

Filed Under: Youth Philanthropy Board - Posted @ 2:39pm

  Racial differences split GTCF’s Youth Philanthropy Board (YPB) in two at a recent meeting. It wasn’t a rift in the group. Breaking into discussion groups according to racial identity was part of a facilitated exercise to support deeper reflection about how racism shows up in our community. “Noticing how I don’t have the same > Continue Reading

Sep
14

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

Aug
29

[email protected]

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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

Jul
12

Safe Streets and Youth Leading Change Safety Week

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Admission is FREE Spaces are LIMITED Lunch will be PROVIDED For current and incoming HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH This program will meet at: South End Substation @ Wapato Park 1501 S 72nd St, Tacoma, WA 98408 You will have the choice to attend any of the following sessions: CERT & Emergency Preparedness: Tuesday, July 9, 10AM > Continue Reading

Jul
10

Safe Streets and Youth Leading Change Safety Week

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Admission is FREE Spaces are LIMITED Lunch will be PROVIDED For current and incoming HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH This program will meet at: South End Substation @ Wapato Park 1501 S 72nd St, Tacoma, WA 98408 You will have the choice to attend any of the following sessions: CERT & Emergency Preparedness: Tuesday, July 9, 10AM > Continue Reading

Jul
9

Safe Streets and Youth Leading Change Safety Week

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Admission is FREE Spaces are LIMITED Lunch will be PROVIDED For current and incoming HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH This program will meet at: South End Substation @ Wapato Park 1501 S 72nd St, Tacoma, WA 98408 You will have the choice to attend any of the following sessions: CERT & Emergency Preparedness: Tuesday, July 9, 10AM > Continue Reading