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Hilltop Action Coalition engages residents, businesses, and partner organizations to build and sustain a resilient community with socially-just housing, jobs, commerce, and quality of life.



Our Mission

The HAC Office is temporarily closed until further notice. We can assist you at hacoffice15@gmail.com. Join us each Monday at 6PM for HAC Virtual Weekly Updates on Facebook LIVE. HAC Monthly Community Meetings will resume once in person meetings can be held. We appreciate your understanding during COVID-19.

  • Here is our full MONTHLY CALENDAR in PDF format for easy viewing and distribution!   
  • HAC Monthly Community meeting is on the 3rd Monday of the month at 6:00 PM in the Community Room of the Hilltop Regional Health Center at 1202 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma, WA 98405.
  • New Tacoma Neighborhood Council meets at 5:30 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at the TPD Central Substation, 1524 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma WA 98405.
  • Tacoma Central Neighborhood Council meets at 7 PM on the 1st Thursday of every month at Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 South Tyler Street, Tacoma, WA 98405.
  • People's Community Center Steering Committee meets at 5 PM on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Metro Parks People's Community Center, 1602 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405.
  • Hilltop Library Planning Committee meets at 5 PM on the 4th Thursday of every month in the Community Room of the Hilltop Regional Health Center at 1202 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma, WA 98405.

.... is located on the Hilltop at 1210 6th Ave Tacoma. To find out about their flexible programs of study, call (253) 680-3000 or visit them online at www.evergreen.edu/tacoma. 

Have you called 311? TacomaFIRST 311 is an easy way to report over 70 types of non-emergncy problems to City of Tacoma.... like abandoned vehicles, garbage/debris on private property, streets lights out and more. Please take the brief survey below to help share how satisfied you are with City services.

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Learn how to get involved by connecting with our Facebook page or dropping by our office!

Opportunities available for:

     * Neighborhood Leaders

     * Hilltop Action Journal writing & distribution

     * Community Outreach & Partnering

     * Neighborhood cleanups

We look forward to meeting you.

The Planning Commission is seeking public input on a package of policy actions intended to increase housing supply, choice and affordability in Tacoma.
PUBLIC HEARING: Wed, April 7 beginning at 5:30 p.m. on ZOOM


Dial: +1 253 215 8782        Webinar ID: 821 9792 3401

COMMENTS DEADLINE: Fri, April 9th to planning@cityoftacoma.org or Planning Commission, 747 Market Street Room 345, Tacoma WA 98402

April 2021

​​​​​Our Hilltop Friends,

As you may know, HAC is holding 

Virtual Weekly Updates each Monday

at 6PM out of an abundance of caution

until COVID-19 precautions are lifted.Join in the conversation each Monday at 6 PM on Facebook Live. Instructions on how to join the virtual meeting are below this message. Please 'Sign In' when you attend a Virtual Meeting by taking this 1 Question Survey.

HAC Monthly Community meetings will return when we can meet in person. If you would like to be a HAC Special Guest, or have suggestions for future Special Guests, please email hacoffice15@gmail.com.

All HAC Virtual Meetings are available to view on the Hilltop Action Coalition Facebook page.

Instructions for joining HAC Virtual Weekly Updates:

- Have Facebook? Go to your Facebook page & “like” Hilltop Action Coalition. Be on your Facebook page at the scheduled meeting time & click on the HAC has gone ‘Live’ notification to go to the live meeting.

- No Facebook? Google search ‘Hilltop Action Coalition Facebook’, click on the HAC Facebook Live link.​

Evergreen State College Tacoma 

Board members

Since 1989 the Hilltop Action Coalition has been a center for the community action within the Hilltop Area. Come visit our office, send us an email, follow us on social media, and attend a Monthly Community meeting to learn more about how HAC continues to serve this community.

Kristine Coman                                             

Program Manager                                         

Hilltop Action Journal Editor                  


Jasmin De'Armond   

Community Engagement Liaison   


Hilltop Action Coalition is a community-based coalition and 501(c)3 nonprofit that engages residents, businesses, and partner organizations to build and sustain a resilient community with socially-just housing, jobs, commerce, and quality of life.

Hilltop Action Coalition

The Communications Anchor of the Hilltop Area

Alyssa Torrez

Community Outreach


Jo Davies
Volunteer Support

Michealea Lemons

Health Equity



Take ACtion Today

Brendan Nelson



Greg Walker
Vice-President & Treasurer​

Jennifer Schaal


Hunter Henderson

Check out Evergreen Tacoma's undergraduate program of study - they also offer a master's degree in Environmental Studies, Public Administration and Teaching. You can find out how to apply here and get the scoop on financial aid.

The Planning Commission has released a package of housing policy actions and is requesting community input through April 9, 2021. The proposals represent a new vision for housing growth in Tacoma. Make your voice heard in this process.

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