July 8, 2017 Action – Up Meeting

Saturday, July 8, 2017  3-5:30 pm  GEM 841 Central Ave. N., Suite C205 Kent, WA 98032, Note that we have a new meeting location!, Meeting Highlights for July 8, 2017, Voter education and registration initiative Planning for “Our Place in the March” a commemoration of the historic March on Washington, D.C. Initial planning for our upcoming political candidates forums Juneteenth recap., For more information about KBAC and the work we do visit out Facebook page at Kent Black Action Commission or call Gwen Allen-Carston at 253-486-9029 or RJ at 253-631-7944. Read More …

May 13, 2017 Action – Up Meeting

May 13, 2017 3:00 – 5:30 pm Kent Commons 525 4th Ave N, Kent, WA 98032 This month’s meeting will feature a conversation with Deborah Jacobs the Director of the newly formed Office of Law Enforcement Oversight for King County. Juneteenth planning will also be discussed. We are looking for volunteers for event set-up and breakdown, food service, registration table staff, general support, and voter registration staff. The public is invited to join the conversation. If you want to support we will find a place for you.

April 29, 2017 Action – Up Meeting

April 29, 2017 3:00 – 5:30 pm Kent Commons 525 4th Ave N, Kent, WA 98032 This is our regular monthly meeting for April that was rescheduled to allow us to move our March meeting into April. Meeting highlights will include: • Welcome new members • Old business review • Review and update action Items • Juneteenth Planning and status updates • Establishment of an African American culture and history learning program. • Civic engagement events and status