IKKWA Candidate Forum: KCC & LWSD Candidates

Our Indivisible group hosted the Kirkland City Council and LWSD School Board candidates for our Candidate Forum.  A huge thank you to all of the candidates and attendees for making this a successful and informative event!

Betsy DeVos Protest in Bellevue

It felt great to protest our sham Secretary of Education!  Our group also started collecting I-940 signatures to help the De-escalate Washington initiative.  (Almost 60 signatures collected today!)

Welcoming Week Community Potluck

Indivisible Kirkland Kenmore hosted a community potluck in honor of Welcoming Week, which is a national movement that celebrates our diverse community and promotes a sense of belonging for all, especially those who are newly arrived to the area.  It was so great to see everyone – some new faces and some old friends.  And, …

JNA – Welcoming Week Event

The Juanita Neighborhoods Association hosted a “Welcome to Kirkland” event that included multi-cultural dance and music, as well as an appearance by Congressperson Suzan DelBene.  Indivisible Kirkland Kenmore worked a booth at the event and met lots of amazing community members.  A special thanks to Brad and Eileen for helping out!

Sidewalk Chalk for Peace, Love & Equality

From the event info:  Kirkland strives to be a safe and inclusive community – and we want to make sure that those on the alt-right, those who spew hate and intolerance, hear this message clearly and emphatically. Though it appears that the Google protest by the alt-right has been cancelled, we are concerned that they …

Senator Murray: Meeting

Several members of Seattle Indivisible and I met with Senator Patty Murray upon her request. She wanted, specifically, to thank our group for our story-collecting efforts in our Virtual Rally to Save Health Care. In preparation for this meeting, we asked you all for ideas on how to improve health care, which were passed along …

Movie Night: Inconvenient Sequel

We had a terrific movie night, despite the depressing and anxiety-filled subject matter.  Indivisible has partnered with Inconvenient Sequel to provide climate info and tools:  http://climate.indivisibleguide.com/.

City Hall for All

Great day yesterday at City Hall for All! We had a ton of foot traffic at our table and had some quality interactions with Kirkland City Council members, the Mayor, the city attorney. The organizers, including our friend Debbie with ERIC, also engaged participants in a fantastic discussion about how Kirkland is meeting its goals …

Summer Meals at Kingsgate Library

As part of our efforts to fight summer food uncertainty for school-aged children, Indivisible Kirkland Kenmore has started helping out with the Kingsgate Library lunch program on Fridays.