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January 29th, 2014 in Business, CDA Membership, Community, Culture, Education, Employment, Events, Health, Housing, Misc, News, Partners, People, Uncategorized, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


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Breaking news!! At the White Center Community all those that register will get an “I Heart WC” which is nothing new, but our staff decided the colors for the shirts this year will be Seahawks colors. Pictures to come!! Please follow the link to register for the event and be on the lookout for other exciting updates!! Register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/19t-ntWko57p1hUF9SdLyvHANM8rapGzaOBfGsGURCFE/viewform.

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January 23rd, 2014 in Annexation, Business, Community, Culture, Education, Events, Misc, News, Partners, People, Politics, Transportation, Uncategorized, White Center CDA | No Comments


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The White Center Community Development Association is excited to announce that our Annual Community Summit will be on Saturday, March 1st, 2014. This year the focus of the summit is White Center Past, Present and Future. Each workshop, presentation and speaker will focus on this with the goal of sharing stories about White Center and making new ones for the future. Join hundreds of your neighbors, community organizations and White Center supporters on this important day to address neighborhood needs/issues, take advantage of resources for your family and to gain some history about our beloved White Center community. By attending the event you will receive a White Center t-shirt, lunch and the opportunity to have a family photo taken professionally. This event is free and open to the public. Please Register here: Community Summit Registration



WHITE CENTER COMMUNITY SUMMIT

SATURDAY, March 1st, 10:00AM - 2:00PM, Registration and Breakfast begins at 9am.

Mt.View Elementary School- 10811 12th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98146



REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

1. Register as an individual or family. Community Summit Registration

2. For more info about this event or volunteering, please contact Marquise Roberson at Marquise@wccda.org.

3. All residents and community members acknowledge that this is a White Center CDA organized event, and that your likeness may appear in White Center CDA materials and/or in our website.

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November 4th, 2013 in Business, Community, Culture, Education, Events, News, Partners, People, Technology, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


The second public meeting for the new and expanded White Center Library will take place on November 19 from 6:30-8PM at Mt. View Elementary. This event will allow the public to see the latest design for the building and community members are encouraged to attend with any questions and comments they might have.

Want to participate but are unable to attend on the 19th? Feel free to send comments to bondconstruction@kcls.org. The designs that the architects are proposing can be found at http://www.kcls.org/bond/whitecenter after the 19th of November.

Mt. View Elementary is located at 10811 12th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98146.

Hope to see you all there!


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September 2nd, 2013 in Community, Culture, Education, Events, Partners, People, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


On October 5, 2013 the UPRISE Pacific Islander Education Summit will take place at Highline Community College. This event will focus on engaging high school students, families, teachers, and community members regarding a variety of education topics relevant to the Pacific Islander community. Topics include making the most out of this upcoming school year and preparation for life after high school.

Registration will begin at 8am at the Student Union Building (Bldg8) at Highline CC. Dr. Malik Fuimaono is scheduled to be the keynote speaker. For more information please visit facebook.com/UPRISEedu or contact uprise.edu@gmail.com


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March 19th, 2013 in Arts, Business, CDA Membership, Community, Culture, Health, LEADERSHIP, Misc, News, People, Public Safety, Spring Clean, Uncategorized, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


This is an exciting time of the year at the CDA because we are announcing our new format, calling for volunteers and projects form the community. This year Spring Clean will span April through August with a huge celebration on September 6th, 2013. We have 5 months throughout the year to ensure the cleanliness and beautification our community. If you have a project that you want to lead or suggest please fill out the Project Proposal Form and email it to Marquise@wccda.org or drop it off at the CDA located at 1615 SW Cambridge St, Seattle, WA 98106. Projects can be done on multiple days if it is a need of the community to be done throughout the months.  If you are interested in volunteering for a particular day please follow the link Volunteer Link to sign-up. You can sign up for as many days as you want.

As projects come in we will be updating our blog, Facebook and Twitter. If you have any question or concerns about Spring Clean this year please feel free to contact Marquise at Marquise@wccda.org or call 206.694.1082. Look forward to making our community healthy, clean and beautiful over the next couple of months.

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January 29th, 2013 in CDA Membership, Community, Culture, Environment, Events, Health, Misc, People, Uncategorized, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


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This is the first time that we are doing a run and walk in White Center and we want to see all of your lovely faces there supporting health and wellness in our community. This is an event that is being organized by former EverGreen High School students with support from the CDA and YES Foundation. There will be prizes for people who place in the event as well.  To register please follow the link: WC5K Registration

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November 28th, 2012 in CDA Membership, Community, Culture, Education, Employment, Events, LEADERSHIP, Misc, News, Partners, People, Promise Neighborhoods, Uncategorized, Video, White Center CDA, Youth | No Comments


Community Summit 2012

If you have not seen it on TV yet check out our commercial for the community summit coming up on Dec.8th. Please registered at the following link “Register Now”.

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October 29th, 2012 in Arts, Community, Culture, Events, News, Partners, Uncategorized, Youth | No Comments




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STG presents Global Dance Party at The Moore Theatre in Seattle on Friday, November 2, 2012.

Global Dance Party is a high-energy performance of cultural and contemporary dance and music. The performance features young local performers from STG’sDANCE This celebrating the rich cultural traditions and artistic talent found in the Northwest. A not-to-be missed experience for all ages. Think Global, Dance Local!

Performances by: Kaleidoscope Dance Company (modern), Tibetan Language & Culture Class, Electriq Dance (hip hop), Gansango Music & Dance (African), NW Tap Connection (fusion modern & tap), Lieu Quan Vietnamese Lion Dance Team, featured dance from “Black Nativity” and show-stopping finale by Daniel Cruz.


If you can make it out it is a great show!! Well worth the time.

 

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