Communities of Opportunity invites proposals for systems and policy change to advance racial equity

Communities of Opportunity is pleased to announce a new round of funding to advance racial equity through systems and policy change efforts. Systems and policy change grants support community-led and community-engaged organizations that are working to change public policy, institutional practices or other systems in order to decrease or prevent  inequity in King County, centering communities…

Connecting communities to careers

Communities of Opportunity (COO) aims to bring attention to the systematic barriers that can impact people of color from accessing the support and resources they need to thrive economically. Last month COO, King County Veterans Program (KCVP), King County Jobs Initiative (KCJI), and Career Connections brought together job seekers and employers to share and learn…

We’re Hiring! Communities of Opportunity Project/Program Manager

Communities of Opportunity is hiring a Project/Program Manager (PPM II) to join our team to implement COO’s vision of enhancing community leadership and investing in community-led solutions to advance racial, social and economic equity in King County. The Project/ Program Manager will provide technical assistance to COO grantees and manage a portfolio for place-based and cultural community…