UW Dream Project- Assisting low-income and first-generation high school students in attaining higher education and raising awareness among university students about the issues of educational opportunity.
Environmental Science Center (ESC)- A not-for-profit organization offering quality, experiential environmental education programs at our local beaches, streams, forests, and classrooms in South King County.
Washington informal Science Education Consortium (WISE)- To inspire Washington State students to pursue and engage in scientific inquiry and engineering to understand and participate in solving our world’s most challenging problems. Programs integrate formal and informal learning experiences during and after school.
SeaTac United- To provide affordable, top quality educational and athletic programs to the children of SeaTac and its surrounding communities.
Techbridge Girls- After school program that aims to expand the academic and career options for girls in science, technology, and engineering.
Ace Academy - Academy for Creating Excellence (ACE) aims to prepare young men for individual excellence towards becoming viable world citizens.
Boys and Girls Club - Programs designed to empower youth to excel in school, become good citizens and lead healthy, productive lives.
Burien Parks and Rec - Youth dance, sports, arts, and educational hands-on workshops and after-school programs are offered throughout the year.
Communities in Schools - Working with school leadership and staff to connect students and families with community resources that help to address both academic and nonacademic needs, allowing students to show up healthy, safe, and prepared to learn.
Gay City - Increasing youth self-determination and boosting substance preventative factors so that youth may live their best, liberated lives.
GEM - Through holistic mentoring every young adult is empowered to be principled, responsible, critical thinkers who affect positive change in their community.
Girls Inc - Focusing on the development of the whole girl. We support her learning to value herself, take risks, and discover and develop her inherent strengths.
Harvard: Crimson Achievement Program - Engaging in community service and educational activities, and fostering a spirit of fraternity among Harvard alumni and students and their families.
Highline College - Providing staffing and programmatic support to Highline School District GEAR UP grant and the Secondary Success and College Readiness.
Urban Impact - Partnering with families and communities to break the cycle of social, material, and spiritual poverty.
Friends of the Children - A nationwide organization that breaks the cycle of generational poverty. We provide a salaried, professional mentor, called a Friend, for the entire childhood of a student, from kindergarten through graduation.
YMCA - Tyee Scholars - Supporting and guiding first-generation college-bound high school students so they will attend and graduate from college.
Yes Foundation - Serves children, youth and young adults through relationship based programs that foster self and social awareness, promote education and repurpose power in an under resourced community.
Yes! For Schools - Providing youth with a healthy body, a healthy mind and a healthy lifestyle by offering youth practical tools and life skills to manage stress and emotions.
Shine Bright - Aims to motivate elementary students to build a positive and personal connection with learning through mentorship with High School Volunteers.
Treehouse - Treehouse provides educational and other essential support for youth in foster care in Washington State with an open DCYF case. Visit treehouseforkids.org for more information about specific services.
YMCA-Alive & Free- Alive & Free builds meaningful relationships with youth involved in gangs, violence and the juvenile justice system and connects youth to people and services.
Rainier Scholars - By creating access to transformative educational opportunities and providing comprehensive support to scholars and families, we increase college graduation rates and empower new generations of leaders.
Avanza: King County- Providing outreach and enrollment services, case management, mentoring, life skills, leadership development, referral to support services for housing, substance abuse, mental health, and immigration support services, as well as assistance with barrier fees for transportation, testing and school supplies.
White Center Community Development Association (WCCDA)- WCCDA is to promote a vibrant neighborhood and high quality of life for White Center residents and stakeholders through the development of authentic leadership opportunities and community-led, neighborhood initiatives.
Reconnect to Opportunity- Supports young people ages 16 to 24, who have not finished high school. Connecting youth with education, employment, and post-secondary training opportunities in King County, WA.
UW School of Social Work- Social Work interns support counselors, staff and students and help with prevention/intervention work.
YMCA Case Management- Collaborative services offered to out of school youth in partnership with New Start and the Learning Center.
Guided Pathways- Empowering and supporting families and youth struggling with behavioral, emotional or substance abuse challenges in navigating resources to achieve wellness and resilience.