New Promise Staff

Tony Vo, White Center Promise Director My name is Tony Vo and I am the new White Center Promise Director at the White Center CDA.  I am a proud White Center resident and also grew up here and attended Mt. View Elementary, Cascade Middle School, and Evergreen High School.  Afterwards I attended the University of […]

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Get ready for the 5th Annual White Center Promise Celebration!

It’s time again for delicious food, great local entertainment, tons of resources, fun activities for the whole family, backpacks for students and more!  Please join us on Friday, August 28th from 4-7 pm at Greenbridge Plaza. Pre-registration is requested:

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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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