Articles

Community Engagement

Help Youth In Need This Holiday Season

Join KEXP this holiday season as we gather much-needed items for YouthCare, a local non-profit organization working to end homelessness.


Read More
Community Engagement

Open: Listen to KEXP's Net Neutrality Panel Discussion 10/9

Hear local politicians, activists, and artists discuss how an open internet allows free expression, creativity, innovation, and collaboration to flourish online.


Read More
Community Engagement

KEXP Suggests: chefs+togetherSEATTLE Benefit for NW Immigrant Rights Project 11/14

On Wednesday, November 14th, local restaurants participating in chefs+togetherSEATTLE will donate 10% of proceeds to the NW Immigrant Rights Project.


Read More
Community Engagement

Indigenous People's Day Interview with Matt Remle, Editor of Last Real Indians

KEXP chats with Matt Remle of Native American News site Last Real Indians to discuss the roots of Indigenous People's Day and what it means to celebrate on this day.


Read More
Community Engagement

Indigenous People's Day Interview with Tracy Rector of Longhouse Media

In honor of Indigenous People's Day, KEXP talks with Tracy Rector about Indigenous women filmmakers and her "You Are On Indigenous Land" poster campaign


Read More
Community Engagement

Indigenous People's Day Interview with Colleen Echohawk of Chief Seattle Club

In honor of Indigenous People's Day, KEXP talks with Colleen Echohawk, Executive Director of Chief Seattle Club.


Read More
Community Engagement

Indigenous People's Day Interview with Eileen Jimenez of Highline College's TRiO Program

In honor of Indigenous People's Day, KEXP shines a spotlight on Seattle organizations who are making a difference, like Eileen Jimenez of Highline College's TRiO Program.


Read More
Community Engagement

Indigenous People's Day Interview with the Honorable Cecile Hansen

In honor of Indigenous People's Day, KEXP talks to Cecile Hansen, the current tribal chairwoman of the Duwamish Tribe, elected in 1975.


Read More
Community Engagement

KEXP Exclusive Interview: José Manuel Vasquez of the Latino Community Fund

This Saturday, June 30th, thousands of people are expected to gather across the country in protest of the "zero tolerance" immigration policy. KEXP’s Alina Santillan chats with José Manuel Vasquez of the Latino Community Fund about how communities can stand with and support the families being sep...


Read More
Community Engagement

A Chat with Natalie Walker, Executive Director of the Rain City Rock Camp for Girls

The Rain City Rock Camp for Girls has become an instituion of inspiration, a place where girls, womxn, and gender non-conforming people can learn how to play music and have a safe space for expression and experimentation. We spoke with Executive Director Natalie Walker about the ways RCRC continu...


Read More
Community Engagement Black History Month

La Tanya Horace of Sistas Rock the Arts on Community and Black History Month

Sistas Rock the Arts is a collective that presents weekly open mic and jam sessions at Rumba Notes in Columbia City. Co-founder La Tanya Horace, aka SistahLuv, talks to KEXP about creating community and black future.


Read More
Community Engagement International Clash Day

International Clash Day: Spotlight on API Chaya

Joanne Alcantara from API Chaya discusses her organization's mission to support survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking as a part of International Clash Day.


Read More
Click anywhere to return to the site