Entries by Korbett Mosesly

The Hilltop Dynamo

By the time he enrolled at Evergreen-Tacoma, Mosesly had been well known in Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood for many years. Charismatic, with infectious energy and a DIY spirit, he comfortably wore many hats in the historically African-American community.

Poverty in Pierce County

Children in poverty exist throughout Pierce County, but not equally. There are several areas in Pierce County with extremely high populations of young children (under age 12) living in households with income below the federal poverty level.

Center for Strong Families Network

United Way of Pierce County is pleased to announce that Sound Outreach and Goodwill have been selected as partners to help low-income families through United Way’s first two Center for Strong Families, slated to open later this summer.