Community Events & Announcements

FREE Tax Help!

United Way’s FREE Tax help is available in your neighborhood and in your language from IRS-certified volunteers. They’ll help you get all the credits you qualify for and file your return electronically, so you’ll get your refund fast. The best news: No appointment needed and no fees to pay.

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3 Easy Ways to File Taxes:

  1. Visit one of United Way’s 27 locations to get help filing taxes today.
  2. File online at at home—free for anyone making less than $64,000.
  3. Visit one of United Way’s assisted self-preparation labs where someone will be available to help answer questions as needed as you file your own taxes online using

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Mexican Financial Education Week March 20-24

Express Credit Union is partnering with the Mexican Consulate of Seattle and Heartland Institute of Financial Education to offer a new class.

Viernes 24 de marzo de 2017 Clase de educación financiera gratuita


Cuándo: 24 de marzo a las 6:00pm
Dónde: YWCA Green Bridge 9720 8th Ave SW Room 117, Seattle, WA 98106
Inscripciones: llame al 206-622-1850 o email

Free Student Loan Advice for Borrowers

Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Time: 2 pm – 4:30 pm
Location:  Seattle Public Library, Central Branch, Level 4, Room 1, 1000 Fourth Ave, Seattle.

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Save the Date: May 13th Veterans Resource Fair at the Tacoma Dome

Join the 4th Annual community and volunteer driven Veterans Resource Fair at the Tacoma Dome.

Last year over 1,400 Veterans and their families attended this event and found local, state, and federal programs, some found jobs, some figured out how to go back to school, some found belonging, but everybody that attended found some type of help.

If you are interested in making a donation and/ or volunteering contact:
Shawn Durnen (Event Director),  (253.576.2146)

ReWA expands more services to South King County!

REWA is offering a free, 10-week childcare job training course for refugees and immigrants, starting March 20th in downtown Kent.  They  also have on going enrollment for ESL and Citizenship classes in their Kent location. For more information, go to