PopUp Kids: UP’s Anything-But-Average Consignment Shop
PopUp Kids consignment shop in University Place has a new take on the traditional brick-and-mortar style storefront. Rather than opening daily, the shop opens for a few days each month, offering its reasonably-priced, high-end, pre-owned children’s clothing sales events. PopUp Kids next selling event is coming soon. Learn more.
Tacoma Little Theatre Program Brings Local Playwrights to the Virtual Screen
Tacoma Little Theatre is delivering Buenas Noches Mamá to the virtual screen as part of its Page to Screen program, an initiative that gives local playwrights a chance to submit scripts ranging in length and genre for the consideration of being performed virtually. The production will be available on TLC’s website, or YouTube, on Jan. 9. Learn more.
MultiCare’s Community Partnership Fund Awards $600K to Local Organizations
Throughout 2020, MultiCare Health System’s Community Partnership Fund has awarded $600,000 to more than 75 Pierce, King, and Thurston county organizations focused on addressing housing, food insecurity, health care, and children’s needs in its communities. Learn more about Partnership Fund here.
Tacoma’s Ted Brown Music Outreach Receives Music Has Value Grant
Tacoma’s Ted Brown Music Outreach recently received a $10,000 grant from Scott and Sandi Borchetta, leaders of Big Machine Records. Big Machine Records launched the Music Has Value Fund to provide financial support to organizations that support those who make music, aspire to make music, and access and appreciate music. Read more about it here.
City of Destiny Awards Nominations are Open
Nominations for the City of Tacoma’s 2021 City of Destiny Awards, which has been honoring local volunteers for the past 35 years, are open. More than 200 individuals and groups have received recognition for their outstanding contributions to life in Tacoma. Continued program enhancements made by the CERC have allowed for more volunteers who give willingly of their time and talents to be eligible for a nomination. Learn more.