Citizen Journalism

Articles and real-time News Headlines are written by “Citizen Journalists,” who live, work and play in Rainier Beach. As part of our “FreedomNet” project, we dedicate space for residents to share their own experiences and change the narrative of Rainier Beach.

Articles by Program Area

 “A Place for Everyone”
Community Development


 “Lifelong Learning”

Introducing our Director of Operations

Hello Again,   I am incredibly elated to introduce our new Director of Operations, Ilays Aden! Ilays has been amazing in her new role and her experience is otherworldly. We at RBAC are so grateful to have her on our team!...

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 “A Beautiful Safe Place”
Community Safety

Mental Health Awareness Month

Thank you and I am happy you are here. I remember the first time someone said that to me. I faced so much anxiety growing up as a kid, constantly worrying if I was a burden and this simple sentence, Thank you and I am happy you...

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 “Growing Food to Develop Healthy Industry”
Food Justice

Garden Gremlins Update

The Garden Gremlins so far this year have planted flowers, strawberries, raspberries, and a honeyberry bush at the RBAC office. We have made sambuas and hopefully, we can do some more cooking together this year. This year we are...

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RBAC is recruiting for our new Executive and Advisory Councils!