Seattle CARES Mentoring Movement

April 5 event: Grandmothers Against Gun Violence

Join Grandmothers Against Gun Violence as we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr at an event on Thursday, April 5, from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts Street, Seattle.

Special guest speakers include interim Seattle police chief Carmen Best. There will be light refreshments, exhibits and music. The event is free, but please RVSP to

More details here.

Our Best Launch

Our Best Launch

On January 12, 2018, Seattle CARES Mentoring Movement launched Our Best: Black Male Achievement Mentoring Campaign to a capacity audience at Broadway Performance Hall at Seattle Central College. On the program were Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and Susan L.Taylor, founder and CEO of the National CARES Movement, along with others from the education, social services and faith community. Photos and videos capture the tremendous outpouring of support from our local Seattle community.

Susan L. Taylor with Seattle CARES (Part 1)

Susan L. Taylor with Seattle CARES (Part 2)

Romell Witherspoon with Seattle CARES

Mayor Jenny Durkan with Seattle CARES

Anthony Shoecraft with Seattle CARES