2000 Technology Matching Fund Projects
Ethiopian Community Computer Resources
Ethiopian Community Mutual Association
Grant Award: $36,200
Equip community center with up to date computer systems and
peripherals for training and Internet access.
PNA Computer Technology Center
Phinney Neighborhood Association
Grant Award: $25,660
Establish computer technology center with 11 computers providing public
access to the Internet and basic literacy training. The center will
include public access terminals and a lab.
Rainier Vista Technology & Resource Center
Rainier Vista Leadership Team
Grant Award: $21,000
Expand the resources of the Job Resource Center's Computer lab to
enable production of Powerpoint multimedia learning materials, to include
ESL/ABE software and to expand availability to the surrounding
neighborhoods of SE Seattle.
Computer Power Learning System
Grant Award: $14,800
Improve access to basic technology skills for seniors via middle and
high school student teachers. Create learning manuals for use by students
WA State Neighborhood Networks Consortium
Grant Award: $13,000.00
Expand Connecting Seattle - connecting computer labs in low income
housing complexes to new computers and Internet access.
El Centro De La Raza Computer Literacy Center
El Centro de la Raza
Grant Award: $12,236
Increase computer literacy among Latinos in Seattle and the Beacon Hill
community. Expand classes and hours that the computer lab is open.
Increase marketing effort.
Symposium on Art, Law and New Technologies
Washington Lawyers for the Arts
Grant Award: $9,600.00
Provide an interdisciplinary symposium on legal and business issues
encountered by artists producing musical, literary and mixed media
creation including film, video, television, broadband, Internet and
digital technology in general.
Planning Grant - Oral History Project
SCAN - Seattle Community Access Television, Inc.
Grant Award: $5,000
Plan an ongoing neighborhood intergenerational oral history project to
be produced through the public access cable television facility and to
include a web component.
Historias del Familias
Jack Straw Productions & Kimball Elementary PTSA
Grant Award: $4,400
Work with families and Spanish speaking children at Kimball mentored by
high school students & prof artists to create oral histories of their