RAINIER BEACH ACTION COALITION

Empowering community, moving Rainier Beach forward

RBAC Mission

  • Implement the Rainier Beach Neighborhood Plan (1997, 2014) and build a connected, sustainable and equitable community within the Rainier Beach neighborhood.
  • Promote the “made in Rainier Beach”, quality education, living wage jobs, affordable transportation and housing for all.
  • Promote a safe place where people thrive, a neighborhood the world calls home.
  • Build neighborhood capacity to enhance quality of life in Rainier Beach as well as to address critical issues threatening the welfare of Rainier Beach resident.

RBAC Engages with the community through four Action Areas

A PLACE FOR EVERYONE

Affordable Housing, Economic Development, Transportation

Local residents trained in construction work

 

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LIFELONG LEARNING

Education
Family Life

 Over 600 Backpacks distributed

 

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A BEAUTIFUL SAFE PLACE

Arts & Culture
Public Safety

Crime reduced
by 30%

 

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GROWING FOOD TO DEVELOP HEALTHY INDUSTRY

Environment, Food Innovation Center

2000 lb of free local produce distributed

 

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Publicly funded Programs and coalitions Give Form to Action Area Services

COO-RV Clearinghouse

Priority Hire

Beach Five

Back2School Bash

YATTA Rising

Corner Greeters

Clean Crew

PBIS

FreedomNet

Food Innovation District

Food Justice Fellows