Unite! December Newsletter
Information | Current Happenings | Upcoming Events
We are glad you're here!
Included in this newsletter are opportunities to participate in community events and learn about upcoming opportunities. You'll find a variety of ways to volunteer your experience, passion, skills, and be a part of Unite! Washougal Community Coalition. Make a difference in your community!
Complete Community Survey and get entered for a chance to WIN $25 gift card! Only 3 days left! Help us reach our goal!
We need your help! Survey ENDS December 15th!
Do you live, work and/or play in Washougal, zip code 98671?
Please take our survey and help make an impact on preventing youth substance use in just a few minutes of your time. WHEN COMPLETED, email WASHOUGALUNITE@GMAIL.COM
with "I TOOK THE SURVEY 2019" in the subject line. The WINNER could be YOU!
3 winners drawn from email responses: Winners announced December 16th, 2019!
ONLINE SURVEY ENGLISH
ONLINE SURVEY SPANISH
This survey helps us know where we should focus our strategies!
Some of our strategies include:
-Student Support Specialist Wendy Butler at Jemtegaard Middle School and Canyon Creek Middle School and Tamara Crites at Washougal High School.
-Twice a year Drug Take Back in partnership with Washougal Police Department. In October 2019, we gathered over 500 lbs of unused medication!
-Parenting workshops for parents of 4th to 8th graders in both English and Spanish.
-Youth leadership and advocacy training.
-Positive Community Norms-working with youth and community members to promote positive connection in our community.
-Youth engagement in community service.
-Collin Kartchner information night about Social Media and Youth.
-Truth Among the Vapors Parent information Night.
On average, the survey takes between 5-10 minutes to complete.
Thank you in advance for making a difference! Feel to share with others who live and/or work in our wonderful community!
Join us today! Unite! December Meeting! Thursday December 12th, 2:00 to 3:30 pm. East County Family Resource Center, 1702 C. Street.
We are excited to see you this Thursday December 12th, 2 to 3:30 pm, East County Family Resource Center, 1702 C. Street, Washougal.
We will celebrate our successes by helping out Janus Youth Services with Welcoming Baskets for Youth who transition and get their first apartment.
Please find attached a list of items needed. This amount is for 20 baskets. We would like to build 3 to 5 if possible. Bring what works for you and Janus Youth services can use any extra items they get.
Also, feel free to bring your favorite holiday treat to share if you like. We will provide hot chocolate, water and holiday cheer.
Click-it bro! Thank you Dutch Bros, Washougal Police Department and WHS ASB P.E.P. Unite!
On November 13th, Washougal Police officers stopped Washougal High School students "caught doing the right thing" by rewarding them with $5 Dutch Bros Coffee certificates for wearing their seatbelts. This was a part of the Target Zero Safe Driving Task Force "Click it Bro" program in partnership with Unite Washougal Community Coalition.
"Use your Voice" A huge success
Great day in the 'shoug! On December 6th, over 60 youth leaders were trained on how to advocate for positive community change! Thank you to all of our partners and dedicated community members! Special thanks to Paul Harris for his tireless efforts on behalf of our public health!
Congratulations Paul Harris!
We are looking for individuals interested in being part of a collaborative team process.
Please let us know by emailing us at email@example.com