Civic Boot Camp: Economy and Equity

Participants will hear from community leaders about Seattle’s economic health: from presentations on Seattle’s history and current growth, a walking tour of small local manufacturers, a panel discussion about the impact of economic growth on marginalized communities and workshop on how to get engaged to support a healthy economy.
Sep 19, 2019

Civic Boot Camp: Homelessness

Discover How Seattle Is Taking on the Homelessness Crisis and What You Can Do to Help Understand the complex history, examine the dynamic solutions, and learn how you can take action towards ending the housing and homelessness crisis in Seattle. Pricing $250 – Single ticket (includes breakfast and afternoon snacks and full lunch) To encourage connections […]
Feb 25, 2019

Pioneer Square World Cup 2018 LIVE Viewings!

Watch the 2018 World Cup in Pioneer Square! Bring your lunch to Occidental Square (117 S Washington St) and join the Alliance for Pioneer Square and the Downtown Seattle Association for LIVE viewings of the 2018 World Cup during the weekday. Semi-finals and final game times are TBD. Brought to you by Pioneer Square Seattle & #SummerInTheParks. Viewing […]
Jun 7, 2018
Bread of Life Mission in Pioneer Square estimates as many as half of their clients are foreign born. (Photo from Flickr by Alex Cheek)

Fear in the homeless shelter: ‘Trump is going to deport me’

A recent visit to Bread of Life mission in Seattle revealed a homeless-outreach organization with peculiar challenges facing foreigners these days.
Nov 11, 2016
Dungeness crab with tamarind and mustard seed is a highlight a menu that blends Northwest ingredients with Indian flavors at Nirmal's. (Courtesy photo)

Nirmal’s navigates a Northwest take on authentic Indian tastes

Can Nirmal's succeed where others have failed — bringing a fine dining feel to Indian food?
Oct 27, 2015