Beyond the Build: Standing for Racial Equity is only a couple of weeks away! Join us for a deeper look at effective strategies to address racial inequities, and how those strategies are integral to how we emerge from this pandemic. And if you work at a sea.citi member company, be sure to select the sea.citi Member Registration for access to additional breakout sessions with the panelists following the public event. REGISTER NOW
Tech for Good Updates
- Congratulations to Remitly, Tableau, and Google for honorable mentions in Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas
- Facebook rolled out a vaccine finder feature in India
- Google is relaxing post-pandemic WFH rules
- Microsoft added a Teams reading progress feature to help students
- Microsoft is helping combat the COVID-19 surge in India
Individual Actions & Distractions
- Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month
AAPI community members are still facing horrific violence, this story reminds us that, “Your suffering is also my suffering, and my suffering is no different than your suffering.” While we acknowledge this pain we also want to lift up our AAPI coworkers, neighbors, families and friends. You can always count on sea.cit fave, Intentionalist, to find AAPI-owned businesses to support, and the Wing Luke Museum is offering a bunch of virtual programming.
- Get vaxxed, the fourth wave is no joke! Find a jab appointment here.
- Listen courageously
- Join the Pioneer Square Preservation Board
- Indulge in a random act of kindness for Neighbor Day
- Check out the cutest, fuzziest breakfast
- Gov. Inslee paused the statewide reopening plan
- The Seattle Storm are welcoming back fans
- Casey Sixkiller officially entered the Seattle mayoral race
- Shake Alert goes live in Washington
TODAY! May 6th, 5:00 p.m.