152 events found.

MAPS Community Open House

Public – Hosted by Tarek Dawoud No better time to get to know one another! 🙂 The Muslim Association of Puget Sound – MAPS would love to invite you all to an open house at our mosque. Come meet your local Muslim neighbors, friends and co-workers, get a tour of the mosque, attend a basic Islam 101 presentation and ask your questions. You can also observe a Muslim prayer. Please make sure to register at this link (free, we just need…

Town Hall with Senator Mark Mullett – Use your voice!

Public · Hosted by Ben Wiselogle Let’s use our voices and engage with our state senator, Mark Mullett. The focus will be on supporting progressive revenue in the state budget! We must not accept that we have the most regressive tax code in the nation any longer. Location Issaquah City Hall, in the Eagle Room. https://www.facebook.com/events/1294628427291522/

Meet Your Muslim Neighbors

Public · Hosted by Islamic Center of Eastside: ICOE Co-Host : Mihraab Foundation In recent months, incidents of hate have been directed against African Americans, Hindus, Hispanics, Jews, Muslims, Sikhs and other minorities. They have taken place from New York and Florida to California and Washington State. Amidst all this, let’s come together to reaffirm our belief that love overcomes hate and seek more avenues, as a diverse community, to work towards common ideals of love, unity and enjoining good. Event…

API Chaya Annual Gala

Public · Hosted by API Chaya Please join us in our efforts to end violence in our communities. Tickets are $125 per person. All proceeds will support our work with South Asian, Asian and Pacific Islander survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault; survivors of human trafficking from all communities; as well as our community organizing programs that address the root causes of systemic violence. Our registration link: http://bit.ly/AnnualGala17 If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment on…

Annual May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights

Public · Hosted by May 1st Action Coalition and El Comité SEATTLE – El Comité and the May 1st Action Coalition are calling for a General Strike on May 1st, 2017 (International Workers’ Day) as we take to the streets of Seattle for the 18th Annual May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights. We are responding to a nationwide call for a strike on May Day, as well as to many in our community who have asked for a strong…

Immigration Celebration

Public · Hosted by Indivisible Thurston County We are excited to announce that we have our first volunteer speaker for this event! Jasmin Faulk-Dickerson is a US Citizen who immigrated from Saudi Arabia in 1999 and has experience as an immigrant before and after 9/11 and has taught classes about understanding Islam and the Middle East. We will join together for a march from Heritage Park to the Capitol and end with a rally on the steps SATURDAY MAY 6, 2017.…

#ResistTrumpTuesday

Resist Trump Tuesday Seattle Indivisible rallies are now the 2nd Tuesday of each month. This month’s rally will focus on Healthcare and reminding ourselves to NOT normalize the Trump agenda. • A to-be-announced Musician will be performing • We are lucky to have Teresa Mosqueda, of the Washington State Labor Council, and a longtime activist on Healthcare as our guest speaker • Seattle Indivisible members who will lead us through how to support Flippable Seats • We will discuss not normalizing…

Indivisible Mosque Visit and Meet Our Muslim Neighbors

Event for Indivisible Eastside (WA) Collaboration between MAPS-AMEN and multiple Indivisible groups. Indivisible Eastside is a co-sponsoring group. May 21st from 3pm to 6pm we will be at Redmond MAPS touring the Mosque, listening to a presentation and Q&A about Islam, observing a prayer service and sharing a meal. All ages are welcome. FREE TICKETS FOR MOSQUE TOUR & MEAL Tickets are required so our hosts know how many to cook for. LOCATION Muslim Association of Puget Sound – MAPS, 17550…

Under Our Skin: What Do We Mean When we Talk about Race?

The King County Library System and the City of Bellevue present a three-part series exploring civil discourse, cross cultural communication and diversity and race at Bellevue City Hall, 450 110th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98004. Explore The Seattle Times “Under Our Skin” video project around race and inclusiveness. Discussion will inspire you to think and talk about issues of race in a deeper way. “Under Our Skin” will challenge your assumptions and build common ground. Registration required. For more info: https://kcls.bibliocommons.com/events/58e26e0d5b2c472200d39ca9.

Be Bold NOW: A Day of Unity & Collaboration

Public · Hosted by Seattle Chapter, National Organization for Women Join Seattle NOW and the WA State Women’s March team, at BE BOLD NOW. Be Bold NOW features over 75 local nonprofits who serve women and girls, people of color, immigrants, refugees, the LGBTQ community, the Environment and other marginalized groups. Attend to learn more about how these organizations are creating positive Change in the world. Many will provide opportunities for Direct Actions that you can do while at the event…