WCCDA is co-hosting the SAM Night of Disguise event!

Starting June 19th, Seattle Art Museum will be showing Disguise: Masks and Global African Art, an incredible exhibition that looks at the role of disguise in the lives of those who come from Africa and/or are of African descent. Contemporary artists explore this theme with inventive avatars and provocative new myths, taking us on mysterious journeys through city streets […]

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Data Sharing Agreement Signed!

After a long process, White Center Promise now has a signed data sharing agreement with the Highline School District.   It is an agreement between the White Center CDA and the district, with addendums to be signed by our White Center Promise partners, as well as a confidentiality form for anyone with access to the database […]

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Our Goals

White Center Promise is a long-term initiative aimed at eradicating poverty in White Center, WA through a continuum of educational results that brings about social change. Our goal is that all children in White Center will graduate from high school and earn a post-secondary credential (such as a 2 or 4 year degree or a vocational certificate) that leads to a living wage career.

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The Work

Continuum of Solutions

  • Our cradle-to-career continuum of solutions (or pipeline of services) has been developed through lengthy planning process incorporating recommendations from residents, local organizations and institutions.
  • Implementation of the continuum began in 2013 and is taking place in phases over the next 5 years.
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Collaboration starts with our four core partners that have led this effort from the beginning, ensuring that it stays true to its inclusive, community-based roots.

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