COVID-19 Efforts March-July 2020 – CCGS Accompaniment Program

Report prepared by Kimberly Dominguez Barranco and Joshua Rubenstein   March 15, 2020 - July 31, 2020 by the Numbers Direct financial assistance disbursed Rent: $22,710 Safeway Gift Cards: $3,150   Accompaniments Completed Since March 15, we have accompanied community...

PRESS RELEASE: Faith Land Finds a Place in Our Changing Landscape

We are excited to share this press release with you regarding formation of the first Faith Land Discernment Cohort facilitated by the Church Council of Greater Seattle.

Voter Information for WA State Residents Who Are or Have Been Incarcerated, Unhoused, Disabled, Need Language Assistance, and more

To vote in Washington, you must be… Registered to vote A citizen of the United States A legal resident of Washington state for at least 30 days prior to election day At least 18 years old by election day Not disqualified from voting due to a court order Not under...

Church Council Accompaniment Community Comes Together for Food Box Delivery Effort

This summer we were able to directly respond to the need for food in our community. From May 27th - July 29th 2020: 30 volunteers transported 1,022 food boxes to 66 households Three types of boxes were made available to participating families - a dairy box, a fresh...

In Gratitude for the Life and Example of John Lewis

Hope and history rhymed in the life of the beloved blazing light of the Civil Rights Movement, the great John Lewis, who passed away one week ago. 

Briana, We’ll Miss You!

Briana, We’ll Miss You!

Dear Friends, It is with a mixture of sadness and gratitude that I share this with you. Our dear colleague Briana Brannan, who has served so admirably as Immigrant Accompaniment Organizer at the Church Council of Greater Seattle for the last three years, has accepted...

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National Day of Mourning and Lament

National Day of Mourning and Lament

WASHINGTON, DC—As we mark the death of 100,000 people in the U.S. from COVID-19, an unprecedented group of 100+ national faith leaders—from Christian, Jewish and Muslim traditions representing major denominations, national faith-based organizations, local...

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Make a Difference Now: Complete Your 2020 Census!

Make a Difference Now: Complete Your 2020 Census!

Make a difference today! Please, take this time to complete your Census 2020 questionnaire. Official Census Day was April 1, but you can complete your form any time. Choose any one of the three following ways to respond: Online. Look for your letter from...

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Upcoming Events

Oct
16
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all-day 18-day Voting Period
18-day Voting Period
Oct 16 – Nov 3 all-day
October 16 is the start of the 18-day voting period (through Election Day). Ballots are mailed out and Accessible Voting Units (AVUs) are available at voting centers October 26 – Online and mail registrations must[...]
Oct
21
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12:00 pm WHEEL Women in Black Vigil @ Seattle City Hall
WHEEL Women in Black Vigil @ Seattle City Hall
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The known number of 2020 outdoor, public, or violent homeless deaths already stands at 99, and our hearts are very heavy.  From updated Medical Examiners Office information and hard news from friends, we learned at[...]
Oct
24
Sat
10:00 am Confronting Climate Anxiety: Sus... @ Zoom - RSVP for zoom link
Confronting Climate Anxiety: Sus... @ Zoom - RSVP for zoom link
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Climate anxiety is now a leading source of stress and depression among young people and adults. Emmy-award winning science journalist and meteorologist Jeff Renner blends personal experience documenting environmental disasters with guidance recommended by counseling[...]
Oct
25
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4:00 pm Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Cha... @ Zoom
Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Cha... @ Zoom
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change: Working Toward Right Relationships with Native People Sunday, October 25, 4 – 6 pm Online, free, and open to the public Registration:  https://bellevue.churchcenter.com/registrations Join us for this unique, experiential[...]
Oct
29
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6:00 pm True Justice: Screening and Pane... @ Online
True Justice: Screening and Pane... @ Online
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
REGISTER HERE to join the Meaningful Movies Project, Northwest African American Museum, Kundhart Films, ACLU WA, and others for a screening and meaningful discussion of “True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality.” The film follows 30[...]