The participating associations listed below represent a broad cross-section of higher education interests, and share a joint commitment to providing high quality, free resources on a broad range of compliance topics as a service to the Hispanic community.
CHOICE Regional Health Network is a non-profit coalition of rural and urban hospitals, practitioners, public health, clinics, community health centers, behavioral health providers and other partners dedicated to improving the health of our community. We define our community as the residents of Mason, Grays Harbor, Pacific, Lewis and Thurston counties – Central Western Washington.
The College Success Foundation (CSF) has over 10 years of proven experience, inspiring underserved, low-income students to finish high school, and providing the unique integrated system of supports and scholarships they need to graduate college and succeed in life.
Community Health Plan of Washington, a not-for-profit organization, is the only Washington State health plan founded by local community health centers. We invest and foster growth in the communities where you live.
Community Health Plan is also the only health plan in the state to earn Commendable Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for all of its lines of business.
Home Depot (Lacey)
The Home Depot’s values guide the beliefs and actions of all associates on a daily basis. Our values are the fabric of the Company’s unique culture and are central to our success. In fact, they are our competitive advantage in the marketplace. Associate pride and our “orangeblooded” entrepreneurial spirit are distinctive hallmarks of our culture.
The mission of the Hope Heart Institute is serving humanity through cardiovascular research and education. We are dedicated to preventing and treating heart and blood vessel disease, and to improving the physical, emotional and spiritual quality of life for all at risk of – or affected by – cardiovascular disease.
Intel Corporation (DuPont)
Our global workforce possesses a unique set of experiences and abilities that are critical to our success. And their passion for innovation helps us maintain our role as a technology leader. We must therefore respect the viewpoints of all our people and honor the values of discipline, quality and risk-taking that our company was built on.
Being the largest district in the county, North Thurston Public Schools educates over 14,000 students each year, with 13 elementary schools, 4 middle schools (including a performing arts magnet school), 3 comprehensive high schools and one high school of choice
Saint Martin’s University is a Catholic Benedictine institution of higher education that empowers students to pursue a lifetime of learning and accomplishment in all arenas of human endeavor.
Saint Martin’s students learn to make a positive difference in their lives and in the lives of others through the interaction of faith, reason, and service.
The University honors both the sacredness of the individual and the significance of community in the ongoing journey of becoming.
Sounders FC is about Democracy in Sports, giving the team’s supporters – Sounders FC Alliance, presented by ROOT Sports – a voice. Each season ticket holder can vote on the direction of the franchise, including the fate of the general manager
South Puget Sound Community College’s mission is to support student success in postsecondary academic transfer and workforce education that responds to the needs of the South Sound region.
As an innovative public liberal arts college, Evergreen emphasizes collaborative, interdisciplinary learning across significant differences. Our academic community engages students in defining and thinking critically about their learning. Evergreen supports and benefits from local and global commitment to social justice, diversity, environmental stewardship and service in the public interest.
Timberland Regional Library (TRL) provides library services to the residents of five counties in Southwest Washington State: Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific and Thurston Counties. TRL is an Intercounty Rural Library District and is funded by property taxes and revenue from timber sales in the 5-county area.
TOGETHER! has been serving the residents of Thurston County since 1989. TOGETHER! grew from a vision to a grass-roots campaign to mobilize the communities of Thurston County in a coordinated effort to prevent youth violence and youth alcohol, drug and tobacco use. Fifty-six key community leaders collaborated in program development, all dedicated to the vision of safe and drug-free communities for our youth.
WACMHC is a non-profit organization, formed in 1985 to advocate on behalf of the low-income, uninsured, and underserved populations of Washington State served by community health centers.
WACMHC represents 26 Community Health Centers that provide comprehensive services including medical, dental, and mental health care, nutrition, social services, counseling, health education, WIC, Maternity Support Services, transportation assistance, and other essential services to patients in rural and urban areas.
Washington State University Thurston County Extension
Washington State University conducts transformational research and provides world-class education to more than 26,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Founded in 1890 in Pullman, it is Washington’s original land-grant university, with a mission of improving quality of life.
The Washington College Access Network (WCAN) is designed to improve preparation and access to higher education to all students through a network of community organizations. The collaboration promotes and supports the use of best practices, leverages training opportunities and supports public policies to ensure that all students have the opportunity and tools to succeed in higher education