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

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Kirkland, Wash. –The Community Resource Fair that was scheduled for February 12, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) has been canceled due to inclement weather.

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Kirkland, Wash. – Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) will host a Community Resource Fair on February 12, 2019 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: February 12, 2019 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

As the only public institute of technology in Washington state, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) a provides students with the latest cutting edge skills relevant to today’s workplace. LWTech offers eight applied bachelor’s degrees, more than 40 associate degrees, and more than 91 professional certificates in 42 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.