Racism: Families Push for Racial Justice

As featured in the Parent Map Magazine:

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“In 2013, a small parent support group dedicated to multicultural families and families of color launched in South Seattle. Through the group, parents of babies and young children connected, arranged playdates and found resources.

But Families of Color Seattle wasn’t destined to stop there. There were so many urgent needs; families of color wanted more.

Since its inception, the nonprofit has created a play space and a cultural arts program that includes a new series of unprecedented community dialogues about race and families. Families of Color Seattle (FOCS) serves more than 350 families and is growing quickly with its mission to “build a strong community for families of color with parenting programs, resource sharing and fostering meaningful connections.”
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