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Diversity of voices participate in first-ever Ethnic Media Startup workshop

On September 23, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods (in partnership with The Seattle Globalist) hosted the first-ever Ethnic Media Startup workshop. This was a free full-day workshop focused on building startup media skills, teaching the basics of business models for journalism, and connecting participants to the local media industry. We worked… [ Keep reading ]

People’s Academy for Community Engagement now accepting applications for fall quarter

Deadline to apply for this civic leadership program is September 18 Classes begin Saturday, October 7 Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is now accepting applications for the Fall Quarter of the People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE). PACE is a civic leadership development program dedicated to teaching hands-on skills to the… [ Keep reading ]

Register for the Ethnic Media Startup Workshop on September 23

Do you feel like your community needs more representation in the local media landscape? Do you want to learn how you can provide a platform for issues and voices important to your community? Join us as we launch our new workshop for Ethnic Media Startups. This will be a free… [ Keep reading ]

City of Seattle seeks contractors for outreach work to underrepresented communities

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is seeking individuals to do paid outreach work to underrepresented communities in Seattle’s neighborhoods. Known as Community Liaisons, these contractors are connected to their respective cultures and communities. Their main tasks are to provide: Fair and equitable facilitation (in native language, if needed) to culturally specific… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Youth Commission now accepting applications

The City of Seattle is now accepting applications for the Seattle Youth Commission (SYC), a commission of 15 Seattleites ages 13-19 that address issues of importance to youth. Appointed by the Mayor and Seattle City Council, youth serving on this commission get a unique opportunity to work with elected officials,… [ Keep reading ]

Save the Date: Ethnic Media Startup Workshop on September 23

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, in partnership with The Seattle Globalist, will be hosting a free full-day workshop on startup media skills and the basics of business models for journalism. The workshop will take place on September 23, 9am – 5pm at the 2100 Building (2100 24th Ave S. in… [ Keep reading ]

A Path Toward Community Leadership

The path toward community leadership is different for everyone. For Saunjah Powell-Pointer, a recent graduate of our People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE), the journey was rooted in family and faith. Her motivations, passion, and goals are so tied up in these two forces that it is nearly impossible for… [ Keep reading ]

People’s Academy for Community Engagement Now Accepting Applications

Deadline to apply for Spring Quarter is May 8. Classes begin May 27. Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is accepting applications to the People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE), our civic leadership development program for the next wave of community leaders. The Spring Quarter begins May 27 and runs through June… [ Keep reading ]

Community Liaisons – New Name and Bold Vision

As we welcome the new year, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods continues working to strengthen Seattle by engaging all communities. With that said, we have an announcement regarding our Public Outreach and Engagement Liaison (POEL) program. With much anticipation, we are pleased to reveal our new name: Community Liaisons. With this… [ Keep reading ]

Learn How to Become an Effective Community Leader and Engage with Your Local Government

Do you want to make a difference in your community? Are you looking for ways to get involved and make your voice heard? Then, register for the winter quarter of our People’s Academy for Community Engagement (PACE). PACE is a civic leadership development program dedicated to cultivating the next wave… [ Keep reading ]