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Community Briefs From The Seattle King County NAACP

Seattle King County NAACP President Carolyn Riley-Payne.

NAACP Co-sponsors COVID-19 Vaccine Day

The Seattle King County NAACP, with the City of Seattle Fire Department are sponsoring a COVID-19 Vaccine Day on Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Everyone 16 and older who wants a COVID-19 vaccine will be eligible to receive one in Washington state starting April 15. To schedule appointments, please call (206) 787-0264. The vaccination site will be Rainier Beach, 8702 Seward Park Ave. S. in Seattle.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact 2nd Vice President Erica Conway at vicepresident2@seattlekingcountynaacp.org.

Financial Empowerment: You Take Control

Join Gina and Elias Bullock for a virtual financial empowerment workshop series starting Tuesday, April 13from 6:30pm – 8:00pm with Part 1: How Money Works. The series will continue monthly on the second Tuesday of the month through July.

Elias Bullock has been in the financial services industry for 25 years.

ZOOM LINK: tinyurl.com/uzwpmpnt

Zoom IDL 936 1466 5282 Passcode: 100064

This workshop is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Seattle King County NAACP 2nd Vice President Erica Conway at vicepresident2@seattlekingcountynaacp.org

Jacquie Jones-Walsh Community Spirit Day, City of Seattle

As proclaimed by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkin on April 27, 2019 was recognized as Jacquie Jones-Walsh Day in the City of Seattle. On Tues, Apr. 27, the NAACP will celebrate her life, her legacy, and work in public service. This is a day we not only honor Jacquie’s life, but a day to continue her work in public service and the fight for civil rights. At the time of her death, Jones-Walsh was serving as a Vice President of the Seattle King County NAACP. For more about her life of service and activism, please go to https://www.thestand.org/2019/04/services-for-jacquie-jones-walsh-will-be-saturday-in-seattle/

Join Today

The Seattle King County Branch of the NAACP is a completely volunteer organization. As a result, our membership is our life blood. Join the NAACP today, we need you now more than ever before!  

Your Seattle King County NAACP membership is more than a contribution. You are joining the team that has been on the forefront of civil and human rights battles in the Pacific Northwest for more than 100 years. To join, please go to: https://seattlekingcountynaacp.wildapricot.org/join-us/

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