This live-streamed webinar provides an overview of Washington State’s COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium. Dinah Braccio, Tenant Education Coordinator for the Tenants Union of Washington State, discusses the moratorium on both residential and commercial evictions, what to do if your landlord violates it, and other aspects of tenant rights. A Q&A follows the conversation.
About Artist Trust
Artist Trust is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support and encourage artists working in all disciplines to enrich community life throughout Washington State. Since its founding in 1986, Artist Trust has invested over $10 million in individual artists through grant programs and provides a comprehensive suite of professional development training and resources to help artists achieve their career goals. Learn more at artisttrust.org.
About the Tenants Union of Washington State
The mission of the Tenants Union (TU) is to create housing justice through empowerment-based education, outreach, leadership development, organizing, and advocacy. Founded in 1977, the TU carries on a proud legacy of work to create concrete improvements in tenants’ living conditions and challenge and transform unjust housing policies and practices. As a membership organization, the TU’s work is grounded in the strong conviction that tenants must be the leaders of efforts to transform our housing conditions and communities. The TU embraces the values of equality, hope, tenant leadership, respect, direct action, civic courage, racial and economic justice, and self-determination. Learn more at tenantsunion.org or call them at 206-723-0500:
Monday – Wednesday: 10am-12:30pm & 1:30-4pm
Friday: 10am-12:30pm & 1:30-4pm
About Washington Filmworks
Washington Filmworks (WF) is the private 501(c)(6) non-profit organization that manages the Motion Picture Competitiveness program as well as a diversity of resources for the creative industries in Washington State. WF mission is to create economic development opportunities by building and enhancing the competitiveness, profile and sustainability of Washington State’s film industry.
Whipsmart is a new creative economy-focused nonprofit that gives creative professionals in Washington State the tools they need to succeed by meeting them where they’re at—offering intentionally curated mentorships, job opportunities, and business resources scaled to every stage of their career.