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Welcome to the Sound Alliance!

Welcome to the Sound Alliance!

Sound Alliance

Welcome! We, the Sound Alliance, are a diverse group of resourceful, passionate people from across the Puget Sound area – united through our religious, education, labor and community organizations – who are seeking the best of ourselves and our communities.

The Sound Alliance was founded in 2008 to create opportunities for people to grow, connect and act powerfully and creatively to bring about practical solutions to the challenges facing our families and communities.

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Story of a True Broad-Based Organizing Win: How health students ran a great campaign, then joined two issues together with labor leaders to create a win on both

Story of a True Broad-Based Organizing Win: How health students ran a great campaign, then joined two issues together with labor leaders to create a win on both

April, 2015 -- The Health Equity Circle at the University of Washington (UW) and the Sound Alliance are celebrating a major win: On March 30, the Seattle City Council unanimously passed an ordinance supporting the creation of three new tent cities, providing much needed safe, temporary shelters for those experiencing homelessness. A similar ordinance failed a few years ago. In the final hour of this campaign, the health students joined across the broad-base with labor leaders in other Sound Alliance institutions to score a win on two issues - homelessness and fair trade - that are ultimately related.

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Sound - Civic Academy: How We Fund State and Local Services

Are you worried about cuts or gaps in essential services? Curious about how we pay for education, transportation, mental health, parks, affordable housing, health care, and much more? Come to this Civic Academy to learn more.

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Welcome, M.L. King County Labor Council!

Welcome, M.L. King County Labor Council!

March, 2015 -- The Sound Alliance is welcoming a new member this month - the M.L. King County Labor Council.

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Organizations step up to house, staff homeless day shelter in Federal Way

Organizations step up to house, staff homeless day shelter in Federal Way

3/13/15 -- Federal Way Mirror -- As plans come together for a potential new day shelter in Federal Way, some community partners have stepped up to house and staff the shelter.

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Upcoming Events
MACG, Sound, Spokane - Health Equity Summit (Day 2) Apr 19, 2015 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Collaborative Life Sciences Building, 2730 SW Moody Ave., Portland
Sound - Mental Health, Homelessness, and Health Care Team Apr 23, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Sound Alliance Office 649 Strander Blvd Suite B Tukwila, WA 98188
Sound - Delegates Assembly Apr 29, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:45 PM — UA Local 32, 595 Monster Rd SW #213, Renton - SEE DIRECTIONS BELOW, GOOGLE MAPS WILL TAKE YOU TO WRONG LOCATION
Sound - Assembly May 18, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — TBD
Industrial Areas Foundation Summer 2015 National Training Jun 23, 2015 - Jun 30, 2015 — American Jewish University – Los Angeles
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