The Kirkland Promise Program

The Kirkland Promise Program

Kirkland Promise is the name of the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce educational committee; a committee inspired by the Kalamazoo Promise, and the five-year plan adopted in 2015 committing the Chamber to support..

Youth Mental Health Symposium

Youth Mental Health Symposium

Home » Town Hall Youth Mental Health Symposium PRESENTED BY EvergreenHealth and the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce Kirkland Performance Center JANUARY 30, 2018 FROM 6 TO 8:30 PM (facing the facts, breaking the stigma and identifying the resources)Free to members...

Expand Funding for Early Childhood Education Assistance Program

Letter to Washington State Legislators to Expand Funding for Early Childhood Education (ECEAP)   The Kirkland Promise Committee urges the public to write to our Washington State legislators to expand funding for the Early Childhood Education Assistance Program...

McCleary Roundup Seattle Times Article

McCleary roundup: How close are lawmakers to fully funding public schools? (Spoiler alert: Not very) Almost a month into this year’s legislative session and lawmakers still haven’t made much progress on finding a McCleary fix. By Neal Morton Seattle Times staff...

New York Time Article No, the Internet Has Not Killed the Printed Book.

New York Times, September 2, 2016 By DANIEL VICTOR Even with Facebook, Netflix and other digital distractions increasingly vying for time, Americans’ appetite for reading books — the ones you actually hold in your hands — has not slowed in recent years, according to a...