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  • Participants enjoy social time, conversation and a healthy meal through ICHS’ community kitchen events

    Health and Wellness: A Whole Person Approach

    January 10, 2018

    Our Heart & Science magazine highlights International Community Health Services' work to address the social determinants that create better health outcomes

  • A player goes for a layup at the SeaTac Community Center.

    Education: STEM, Coding and Leadership through Basketball

    January 02, 2018

    Companion Athletics connects kids in the East African community to coding, STEM education and leadership through basketball

  • Resilience Fund grantee Being Empowered through Support Transitions (BEST) hosts a community event.

    $371,000 in Resilience Fund Grants Awarded

    December 18, 2017

    Grantees are working to safeguard and advance the safety, security, constitutional and human rights of our region’s most vulnerable community members. 

  • Four members of the Somali Parent Education Board gather.

    N2N Spotlight: Somali Parent Education Board

    December 14, 2017

    Growing up in a household where English was not my parents’ first language was difficult at times because they wanted to advocate for my education and become more involved, but had challenges navigating the education system.

  • Panelists speak at the N2N 2017 Convening.

    Neighbor to Neighbor 2017 Convening

    December 07, 2017

    Gathering focuses on working together to build a multi-racial movement

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    Element Notes -- September 23

    September 26, 2017

    In this news roundup, census data and studies show how Seattle's demographics are changing and how these changes affect equity. And, as recent disasters affect the world, the local aid organizations often better positioned to help are struggling to get relief funding

  • Protestor holds her son at an immigration rally in DC

    Community Responds to Dismantling of DACA

    September 08, 2017

    Discontinuing rights for ‘Dreamers’ will affect many

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    Element Notes -- September 7

    September 07, 2017

    In this news roundup, Seattle’s response to new pressures on immigrants and refugees (including Seattle Foundation’s Resilience Fund), studies of the almost 20 year difference in life expectancy between Seattle zip codes and an explainer on how disasters like Hurricane Harvey and Irma are exacerbated by climate change

  • N2N grantees share thoughts at the annual convening

    N2N Spotlight: EmPower

    September 05, 2017

    Local nonprofit supports immigrant communities to protect their rights and traditions

  • Protestors in Westlake Park

    Resilience Fund Grantees

    August 28, 2017

    Seattle Foundation announces $565,000 in Resilience Fund grants to support marginalized communities. A second round of funding opens September 29

  • Grantees share learning and feedback at the 2016 N2N Convening

    Neighbor to Neighbor Program Announces Summer Grant Recipients

    August 24, 2017

    These quarterly grants work to build power and influence at the grassroots level