Archive for March 31st, 2011
There are between 300 and 500 teen prostitutes in the Seattle area, according to a city-funded 2008 study. In 2007, 82 youth were referred to King County Juvenile Court on prostitution charges—their median age: fifteen years old. Who are these children? How can we help them? Who are the pimps exploiting these kids? What challenges […][More]
“Digital inclusion” grants available for community projects FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: D’Anne Mount – (206) 233-8736 Delia Burke – (206) 233-2751 firstname.lastname@example.org seattle.gov/tech SEATTLE — Grant funds are now available for Seattle organizations working to close the digital divide. The City of Seattle is offering grants up to $20,000 to support community education and engagement […][More]
Posted: March 31st, 2011 under Take 21.