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Small Sparks Fund
The Department of Neighborhood's Small Sparks Fund provides awards up to $1,000 to support community members in becoming civically engaged. Projects can include neighborhood organizing, membership expansion or numerous other types of activities, including emergency preparedness. Small Sparks awards are given year-round!

Neighborhood Matching Fund
The Department of Neighborhoods offers a number of award opportunities throughout the year. Check out their website for more information.

Other Community Hub websites

Other agency links

There are millions of ways to organize, here are a few other examples:

Other videos & resources
You Tube/Natural Disaster Songs/Videos:
Seattle Quake
Bill Nye the Science Guy
Memorial for Sichuan earthquake
Haitian Earthquake Song
Jill Sobule
911 Rap

The following videos will assist your HUB develop and train others in the various roles that may be used at HUB locations.

Hub Manager
Radio Operator
Message Intaker
Hub Greeter

For more information, please contact Debbie Goetz at:, or call 206-684-0517.

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