The Washington Bus is a statewide movement building organization that increases political access and participation for young people across Washington State and develops the next generation of young leaders.
On Sunday Charleena Lyles was shot and killed by Seattle Police in her home after calling to report a burglary. It is a devastating loss for her family, children, and the community. Institutional, systemic racism, under-resourcing of mental health services, and...read more
This year is our 10-year anniversary and you know what that means - time to CELEBRATE! If there's one thing we've learned over the past decade, it's how to throw a rockin' party. We couldn't celebrate our 10th year with any old regular event.. that's why this year's...read more
Welcome to the first installation of the Hella Bus Blog's Thirsty Thursday blog post! #knowledgeresponsibly Memorial day weekend the Bus was out in force at the one, the only, SASQUATCH! In addition to watching some incredible music and getting gnarly tank top...read more
People. Participation. Policy.
We believe in people. We believe in participation. We believe in policy. The Bus meets young people where they are and mobilizes them to build a more progressive and representative Washington State. We run large voter registration drives, educate our peers on civic issues and train the next generation of leaders.Learn what we do!Get involved!
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The Bus couldn’t run without the help from folks just like you, so we thank you in advance for supporting the Washington Bus! Donations to our 501(c)(4) directly fund our issue advocacy, policy, and outreach work, and are where your gift will be least restricted.
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To best fulfill the full scope of our mission, ‘The Washington Bus’ header is comprised of two separate legal entities: The Washington Bus, a 501(c)(4) social welfare organization, and The Washington Bus Education Fund, a 501(c)(3) public charity.