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Lacey MakerSpace Pivots to Producing PPE

Lacey MakerSpace and its community partners have gathered hundreds of volunteers who are making supplies in their homes — sewing masks, 3D printing, and assembling kits — to be donated locally in Thurston County and beyond. Read more.


Help a Neighbor: City Expands Program to Help Tacomans Pay Rent

The City of Tacoma’s recently founded Rental Assistance Program prompted a community response requesting the ability to donate directly to those struggling with housing costs. Now, residents can donate to the City’s Rental Assistance Fund. Read more.


YMCA Steps in to Help Fill Community Needs During Pandemic

The YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties is providing child care for frontline workers, creating an online community for those suffering from COVID-19, and has pivoted its health classes to a virtual format. Read more.


Nearly 80 Pierce County Businesses to Receive COVID-19 Relief Grants

The Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County was notified Wednesday that 77 local businesses who have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic will be receiving grants from the Working Washington Small Business Emergency Grant program. Read more.