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

Rainier Beach residents have access to safe, healthy, and affordable housing, transit, and a variety of vibrant commercial centers.

Four Town Hall Meetings Held

 

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LIFELONG LEARNING

An innovative, connected learning system that is strategically integrated into the neighborhood’s cultural life.

Over 600 Backpacks distributed

 

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A BEAUTIFUL SAFE PLACE

Strengthening the neighborhood through beautification increases public activity and the more we know our neighbors the safer we will be.

Crime reduced
by 30%

 

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GROWING FOOD TO DEVELOP HEALTHY INDUSTRY

Rainier Beach is an employment center for the agricultural products grown in the valley

2000 lb of free local produce distributed

 

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PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT

COO-RV Clearinghouse

Priority Hire

Beach Five

Back2School Bash

YATTA Rising

Corner Greeters

Clean Crew

PBIS

FreedomNet

Food Innovation District

Food Justice Fellows