Urban Impact: Emerald City Commons

Fall Quarter 2023 time: Mondays, 2:30 - 5:30 pm

UI Site Leader: Ruth tekler@spu.edu

Location: Rainier Valley neighborhood

About Emerald City Commons: Volunteers provide after-school homework help and other academic enrichment at Urban Impact’s Emerald City Commons. Opportunities exist for volunteer roles including tutoring, enrichment programs and activities, and other group support.

Link: Urban Impact Emerald City Commons


Follow us on Instagram @urban_involvement.

About Urban Involvement: Urban Involvement connects SPU students to a variety of community organizations through weekly service teams. 

Contact urbaninvolvement@spu.edu for more information or any questions.

John Perkins talks to SPU students

About John Perkins

Born into a life of poverty in Mississippi, John M. Perkins became one of the leading Evangelical voices to come out of the American civil rights movement.