By 2009, Burma became our state's largest refugee community.
Over the last decade, the YouthCAN program of the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience (The Wing) has been offering opportunities to 15-to-19-year-olds of Asian Pacific Islander heritage to engage in their communities and find their true voices through explorations in art.
Yesterday morning, Mayor Ed Murray announced $680,000 of new proposed investments to support Seattle’s immigrant and refugee communities, which now make up every one in five city residents.
An innovative program in Tukwila is honing the culinary skills of new immigrants and helping them shine in American kitchens.
Preparations are underway for local organizations to provide support for the 600 minors who may arrive in Washington in coming weeks.