The Commission serves as the official state representative of the African American community—advising the Governor, Legislature and state agencies regarding policy development and implementation. The commission also works to establish relationships with local governments and private sector organizations that promote equal opportunity and benefits for African-Americans. Peruse our newly commissioned report
Public Commission Meeting
Friday, January 8, 2016, 1 pm to 4 pm
General Administration Bldg. Auditorium, 210 11th Ave SW, Olympia, Washington.
SCHOLARSHIPS, INTERNSHIPS & EDUCATION
View a complete list of scholarship opportunities and college prep information on our website
Be aware of SCHOLARSHIP SCAMS! You should never spend money on a fee to find a scholarship or complete forms! A legitimate scholarship would never ask for your bank account, credit card number or PIN number. Learn more aboutscholarship scams.
The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship is now accepting applications! The program supports Washington Students from low and middle-income households to attain BA degrees in STEM and health-care fields through scholarships of up to $22,500.00. Deadline for new applicants is February 29, 2016. Annual renewal forms for current recipients must be received by July 1, 2016
City of Tacoma hiring Occupational Interns for it’s Community & Economic Development division, Office of Sustainability and Gang Reduction Project.
Search for federal jobs at USAJOBS.gov
Bates Technical College – various job opportunities atwww.bates.ctc.edu/jobs
Community Colleges of Spokane search listings here
General Construction Company, an equal opportunity employer and federal contractor, seeks trades personnel for its Seattle Yard. Call 206-938-6750 or www.generalconstructionco.com for additional information.
Highline College: a number of full and part-time positions on the HR Job Opportunities webpage. Now hiring for Graduate Program Coordinator, Public Safety Officer and two Community & Employment Services Program Specialists
King County invites applicants for the position of Re-Engagement System Manager/Project Program Manager III in Renton and other openings.
The Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac seeks a Director of Member Experience
SoundTransit — view various openings here including Architect, Construction Manager and Marketing Coordinator
Seattle Central College openings
University of Washington. Search all positions here.
Washington State University Careers—searchable listings found here
YouthCare, the largest agency in the Seattle, King County area that serves homeless and unstably housed youth is recruiting for a Director of Employment and Education.
State of Washington: Search for jobs at careers.wa.gov. New openings include:
- The Attorney General’s Office new recruitment for a Confidential Secretary in Seattle and Legal Office Assistant positions located inTacoma
- Department of Social and Health Services Prevention System Development Manager – (12772), Senior Organizational Development Manager (12996)
- Health Care Authority recruitment: Safety & Wellness Manager
- Military Department:
- Office of Financial Management has two State Financial Consultant positions. First review of applications will begin January 15, 2016.
- OSPI new opportunity posted for K-12 Computer Science Program Specialist (project)
- Washington Courts – Follow this link for current openings.
County & City Employment Links
King County – view all current King County careers, including internships.Pierce County Snohomish County Spokane County Thurston County Yakima County City of Seattle
City of Tacoma City of Everett City of Vancouver City of SpokaneCity of Lynnwood
‘Fight For Your Rights 2016’
Monday, January 19, 2016
Workshops – 9:00 to 9:50 AM
Rally – 10:00AM to 11:00AM
Pre-March Speakers — 11:00 to 12:00 PM
March from Garfield HS to Jackson Federal Building — 12:00PM
Garfield High School (23rd and E. Jefferson St, Seattle)
Rally to follow at Jackson Federal Building 1:45 PM (approx.)