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The In My Backyard internship program strives to introduce Seattle youth to the opportunities available through the National Park Service (NPS). In My Backyard (IMBY) isan NPS program dedicated to environmental leadership development and youth outreach. We enable young adults to give back to our shared community while creating relationships and sense of belonging within national parks. This program is based out of... more

View our new report, Rising Voices! This data-driven counterpart to our previous publication, Creating an Equitable Future released in 2015,  addresses the economic security of African Americans in Washington State.


Upcoming Events:

03/25/2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

The City of Tacoma's Community and Economic Development Department has partnered with Tacoma Urban League to host a free three-hour workshop designed to educate community members on how to build... View more...

03/25/2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
03/25/2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

The Black Arts Love Mixer and Marketplace is back for it’s Spring 2017 edition, celebrating the exciting artis and vendors and community fun. Join them for a fun afternoon of networking, shopping... View more...

03/30/2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm


Attend the free Kickoff Celebration and Launch Event March 30th from 9 AM –3 PM to share in the vision and objectives for the grant. Hear from industry leaders and content... View more...

03/30/2017 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

The award-winning documentary “Wilmington on Fire” makes its Washington State debut at The Northwest African American Museum to commemorate the 140th year of the end of Reconstruction, March, 30... View more...