Video project documents history of collaboration

Video project documents history of collaboration

On Nov. 21, Crescent Collaborative introduced a series of five short videos that document the history of its predecessor organization, Yesler Community Collaborative (YCC).

The videos trace the history of this community collaborative from its beginnings in 2014 to the …

YCC Board expanded, name changed to Crescent Collaborative

YCC Board expanded, name changed to Crescent Collaborative

At it’s November meeting the Yesler Community Collaborative Board of Directors completed the formal changes needed to continue operating as a nonprofit organization past the time that it was originally slated to sunset.

By amending its bylaws, the board changed …

Hoa Mai Gardens opens at Yesler Terrace

Hoa Mai Gardens opens at Yesler Terrace

Hoa Mai EntranceOn September 29 Seattle Housing Authority celebrated the opening of its third new low-income housing building at Yesler Terrace.

The seven-story building with adjacent townhomes features 111 apartments in a mix of one-, two-, there- and four-bedroom units.

The new …

Bill Block joins YCC board

Bill Block joins YCC board

New Board Member Bill BlockBill Block has joined the Yesler Community Collaborative board of directors as board vice president, replacing Tom Tierney who recently retired from the board.

“This is an exciting opportunity to link and empower community groups that too often get pushed …

Midtown Center represents new model for development

Midtown Center represents new model for development

Innovation, optimism, hope and persistence. These were the four qualities cited by the participants in the Midtown Center real estate deal that made headlines earlier this summer for its unique vision of preserving neighborhood culture through new development.

At the …