WINTER BREAK RESOURCES Food: Motion Church (Meals in Motion): Location: 601 9th Ave SE, Puyallup, WA 98372 Phone: (253) 848-9111 Services: They provide to-go meals for those in need. They hand out food on the 3rd full weekend of every month. For the month of December they will be handing out food after the church service on Saturday, December 26th and Sunday, December 27th. Website: https://motionchrch.com/meals-in-motion Tacoma Rescue Mission: Location: 425 S Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98402 Phone: (253) 383-4493 Services: They provide daily meals. Breakfast is served 7:30am-8:15am and dinner is served 5pm-6pm. Christmas dinner will be provided [...]
Opportunity scholarships expanded to include technical and community colleges By Katherine Long A generous state scholarship program that helps pay college tuition at four-year schools will soon expand to help students earn professional technical degrees at community and technical colleges. A seven-year-old state scholarship program that has helped more than 2,000 students earn a bachelor’s degree will soon offer the same type of generous aid to students who want to gain technical skills at community and technical colleges. It’s part of a growing emphasis on encouraging more students to earn technical degrees and credentials after they graduate from high school [...]
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Youth can make a difference in their communities. One way is to join the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). The YPC is open to 8th – 11th graders across the Nation. If you know a good candidate, please tell them to apply.
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The Washington State’s official COVID-19 site, maintained by the state Joint Information Center. Looking for daily COVID-19 statistics? Daily statistics are provided by the Department of Health (DOH) or view statewide statistics on a map. Mutilingual resources Spanish: Nuevo coronavirus (PDF) , Chinese Simplified: 新型冠状病毒 (PDF), Russian: Новый штамм коронавируса (PDF), Vietnamese: Vi-rút Corona Mới (PDF), more translations... Need a phone number to call with questions about the virus? DOH operates a hotline, with multiple language assistance, from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily at 1-800-525-0127. The call center cannot access COVID-19 testing results. Looking to inquire about testing? For [...]