As we welcome the official start of Summer and honor our fallen military heroes this Memorial Day, we’re reeling from the massacres in Buffalo and Uvalde. Our hearts go out to those families and our desire for quick policy changes and sensible gun control measures can not be understated.
Tech for Good Updates
- Apple is raising the pay of its corporate and retail staff
- Twitter kicked off its 26th Twitter for Good Day by celebrating giving back $10 million through its employee matching program since its launch in 2018.
- Microsoft joins Salesforce, Google, and IBM in offering sustainability tracking products
Individual Actions & Distractions
- Read – 3 Steps to Sustainable Diversity and Inclusion Strategies
- Mask up – Faster-spreading omicron subvariant dominates new COVID cases in U.S.
- Get Funded – $50 million available for WA arts and culture groups. Apply today.
- Celebrate Memorial Day – Memorial Day events, and more around Seattle
- Watch and Listen – OSAYS highlight AANHPI voices through video storytelling.
- Forget Sharknado: NASA Warns of Sharkcano
- Attend – 51st Annual Northwest Folklife Festival