Cambodian New Years Celebration

July 17, 2024

We were incredibly grateful to take part in the celebration of the 2024 Cambodian New Year’s Day.Traditional Cambodian foods were served by our KWA Senior Nutrition Congregate Meal Program, and this year was particularly special as we had the honor of inviting Tacoma City Council member Joe Bushnell to join us. It was an event … Read More »

Citizenship Workshops in Kabul Washington Association

July 17, 2024

The KWA successfully provided two Citizenship Workshops on May 4th and June 22nd, 2024 at in Kent at Kabul Washington Association.  These workshops provided valuable information and assistance to community members seeking U.S. citizenship. The events saw a great turnout and were filled with informative sessions and interactive discussions. Attendees had the opportunity to receive … Read More »

Citizenship Outreach in City of Bellevue

July 17, 2024

On May 20th, 2024, KWA extended its outreach efforts by participating in an event hosted by the City of Bellevue. Our team provided crucial information and resources about the citizenship process to a broader audience. The outreach initiative was part of our ongoing efforts to support and empower the immigrant community. The event was well-received, … Read More »

Lease Up of KWA’s Newest Affordable Housing

June 27, 2024

The name of KWA’s 15th & Tacoma affordable housing project is “Tahoma Place” and it is expected to be completed around 2nd or 3rd week in September There will be some units dedicated to (a) homeless veterans, (b) low, low , low income seniors over age 62 (HUD PRAC) and (c) seniors 55 or older … Read More »

Refugee World Day Celebration

June 26, 2024

Our team was invited by Volunteers of America to join the community for the Refugee World Day Celebration, which occurred on June 20th, but we were invited to come and join the celebration happening on June 21st. We set up our table of resources for the Slavic Community. The resources we provided included information on food … Read More »

2023 KWA Senior Expo

September 18, 2023

Thursday 9/21: 13:00-15:00 at Senior City APT Main Entrance. A fun, free and informative day for seniors! Bring proof that you received a flu shot for a double gift! Sponsors include: City of Seattle, NCOA, King County. Vendors include: Seattle Medical Group, Verizon, Human, UniBank & more! … Read More »

Mobile Teaching Kitchen On Tour!

May 19, 2023

Mobile Teaching Kitchen We are bringing the mobile teaching the kitchen to a neighborhood near you! You are invited to join us for a free outdoor cooking demo! Attendees will receive a swag bag full of fun and healthy cooking resources. Register for the Mobile Teaching Kitchen today! When May 26th, 2023, from 10am- 2pmMay … Read More »

FREE COVID-19 VACCINE EVENT in Tacoma

May 18, 2023

FREE COVID-19 VACCINE Korean Women’s Association (KWA) will host a Free COVID-19 vaccine Pop up event! When Thursday, May 25th, 2023, from 1pm- 3pm Where 123 East 96th street, Tacoma Facilitated By The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department 1st and 2nd dose, booster available- 2nd dose of bivalent booster shot is also available for the seniors 65 … Read More »

Korean Women’s Association Brings More Affordable Housing to Tacoma

May 4, 2022

On Monday, May 2, The Korean Women’s Association (KWA) welcomed Derek Kilmer, U.S. Representative from Washington's 6th District, to its Lakewood headquarters as he congratulated the organization for receiving $36 million in funding, including a HUD 202 Capital Advance funding award and Low-Income Housing Tax Credits, to develop more affordable housing in downtown Tacoma. … Read More »

Celebrating Asian-American Small Business Owners

March 10, 2022

On Wednesday, Feb. 23, The Korean Women’s Association (KWA) along with the Pierce County Economic Development Council and the Pierce County Chamber of Commerce celebrated cohort three of the Pierce County Small Business Accelerator program made up of 21 Asian American small business owners. … Read More »