Lake Washington Institute of Technology to Hold Community Resource Fair on April 12

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Leslie ShattuckExecutive Director/Executive Communications Officer(425) 739-8236

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 Kirkland, Wash. โ€“ Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) will host a Community Resource Fair on April 12, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fair is part of a series of events held several times a year in partnership with the City of Kirkland, City of Redmond, WorkSource Seattle-King County, and the King County Library System (Kingsgate, Kirkland, and Redmond libraries).

The event will bring community and college resources together in one location to support low-income, marginalized populations who face multiple barriers. Services will include housing, transportation, food assistance, mental health, immigrant/refugee services, health and dental care, training and education, domestic violence, disability support, and others.

WHO: Lake Washington Institute of Technology

WHAT:  Eastside Community Resource Fair

WHEN: April 12, 2018 at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: LWTech, East Commons, 11605 132nd Ave. NE, Kirkland, Wash. 98034

WHY: Provides access to community resources and services for marginalized and at-risk populations.

About Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) was founded in 1949, and is the only public institute of technology in the state of Washington. LWTech offers 10 applied bachelor's degrees, 35 associate degrees, and 86 professional certificates in 42 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.