A Beautiful, Safe Place

Strengthening the neighborhood through beautification increases public activity by 72%, and the more we know our neighbors, the safer we will be.

Fireworks for The Night Sky!

Fireworks for The Night Sky!

This Fourth of July. Me and friends went to view the fireworks at Seattle center by the Space Needle…I guess this is the. Celebration of our independence. The question is are we really independent? We may be independent from other countries, but inside the states we don’t feel independent at all we are still trying […]

Empire Nights Third Anniversary

Empire Nights Third Anniversary

An open mic event called Empire Nights takes place on the third Saturday of every month.  This event brings us together as a community.  Everyone who comes to Empire Nights continue to help us grow stronger and celebrate one another—Happy Birthday Empire Nights. Top 2 highlights of the event 1. I loved how everyone came out […]

Family Back 2gether

Family Back 2gether

Many of us have been through hard times and good times with our family.  For me, family has been the number one thing that I am dedicated to.  This is because I love my family.  I also know that family helps to support our hopes and dreams.  Keep your family close and your hopes and […]

Harambee Open Mic Night

Harambee Open Mic Night

On October 26, 2012 at 8:00pm, the organizers of “Cultivate” hosted another open mic at Harambee. Top 2 highlights of the event 1. Each citizen journalist from the S.E. Seattle FreedomNet performed, and blew the crowd away. 2. I was proud of my generation and the talent each of us showed in our performances.  It […]

Urban roots helps build the roots of the community.

Urban roots helps build the roots of the community.

Every Thursday, Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission hosts a special event called Urban Roots.  It’s a very great summer program for community organized by Tali, a resident of Rainier Beach.  Tali is an amazing and strong role model for our community.  Tali teaches us many life lessons.  His teachings are real because he doesn’t sugar coat anything.  For […]