July 2022

​​​​​Hi Hilltop Friends,

HAC Monthly Community Meetings are back in-person, once again! These take place  on the 4th Monday of every month at Tacoma Community House from 6 PM to 7:30PM. Please join us each Monday at 6 PM for a HAC Virtual Weekly Update on Facebook LIVE. However, there will be no meeting on LIVE Monday, July 4th due to the holiday. We have an exciting line up of Special Guests from our local Hilltop Neighborhood. If you miss an update, you can always visit our Facebook Page, click on Videos and you'll have access to each episode.

If you have news to share with the Hilltop Neighborhood, please reach out to Executive Director, Brendan Nelson at brendan.hac16@gmail.com or Program Manager, Selena Choy at Selena.Choy@HAC-Tacoma.org. We'd love to share it on our Weekly HAC eNewsletter, HAC Virtual Weekly Update or in the Hilltop Action Journal.

If you'd like to join our email listserv, email Selena.Choy@HAC-Tacoma.org to receive our Weekly HAC eNewsletter full of neighborhood updates, resources and opportunities. 

Hilltop Strong, 

HAC Team

Aaliyah Walton                           


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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. 

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.


  • Here is our full MONTHLY CALENDAR in PDF format for easy viewing and distribution!   
  •  Join HAC Virtual Weekly Updates each Monday at 6PM on Facebook Live at https://www.facebook.com/HilltopActionCoalition/. HAC Monthly Community Meetings are now back in person on the 4th Monday of each month at Tacoma Community House at 6 PM-7:30PM.
  • New Tacoma Neighborhood Council Meeting is Virtual on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM-7 PM on Facebook Live at https://www.facebook.com/newtacomaneighbors. For more information, please contact NCNTBoard@gmail.com.
  • Tacoma Central Neighborhood Council meets virtually at 7 PM on the 1st Thursday of every month on Facebook Live at https://www.facebook.com/CNCtacoma.
  • Hilltop Library Planning Committee meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM via Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81960342310 with Meeting ID 819 6034 2310.

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.

HAC will not be meeting on Facebook LIVE, Monday, July 4th. We will meet again the following Monday, July 11th. For updates, stay connected with us on our Facebook Page. We hope you have a great holiday. 

Brendan Nelson 
Executive Director

Selena Choy                                          
Program Manager                                              


dropped off Mon, Wed or Fri, 11 AM to 2 PM. Monetary donations can be made to Hilltop FED through Hilltop Action Coalition. Thank you for your support!Type your paragraph here.

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Greg Walker

​​​Tiffani Reyes

Hunter Henderson

​​​Alyssa Torrez
Community Engagement Advocate

Hilltop FED is located at 1202 MLK Jr. Way & Earnest S. Brazill St. in the Community Health Care Building (previous Coffee Buzz location). 

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

Opportunities available for:

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     * Community Outreach & Partnering

     * Neighborhood cleanups

We look forward to meeting you.


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Drop-in at Tacoma Community House, during Pride Week for Tacoma Pride Celebration on July 8th from 1 PM to 4 PM. Enjoy LIVE music, food, fun activities, guest speakers and more! Stay connected with Tacoma Community House HERE.

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.

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Visit the Hilltop Night Market for live performances, live art, baked goods and more! This event takes place on Friday, July 1st from 4 PM to 9 PM, at the Tacoma Arts Community Center. Event details HERE.