Statewide Poverty Action Network
Registration is open for the 13th Annual Day of Action in Olympia! This Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, join Poverty Action members from across the state as we make our voices heard and demand a more just Washington. Register here>
• Meet with your lawmakers!
• Share your story!
• Take action to expand social services and fund education!
• Advocate for racial and economic justice!
• Join the fight for to erase unfair debt traps that keep communities trapped in poverty and instability!
El Centro de la Raza – Free Bilingual Legal Clinics
On the second Wednesday of every month from January to November, El Centro de la Raza will be hosting free bilingual legal clinics with volunteer attorneys from the Law Office of Schroeter, Goldmark & Bender and the Latina/o Bar Association of Washington. Sign up for consultations is on a first-come, first-served basis and will open at 4 PM. To learn more>
Dates: January-November 2018 (2nd Wednesday of every month from January to November)
Time: 6-8 PM
Location: El Centro de la Raza, Seattle
SPREAD THE WORD!
Did you know that one in five eligible taxpayers aren’t claiming the EITC? In King County, 41% of people who claim the EITC go to a paid preparer!
If you make less than $66,000, United Way of King County will help you prepare and file your taxes for FREE. Now through April 19, 2018, they’ll have free tax experts at 30 locations, ready to help you maximize your refund. No appointment is needed. A list of tax sites locations and what to bring can be downloaded here>. Learn more>