Find Your Community In The ZONE

You Belong Here

For Residents

Whether you're looking for help with employment,
housing, or activities for your kids, we've got you covered.
You Belong in The ZONE.

For Partners

We partner with organizations to bring services
& activities to families in Northeast Spokane.
Learn more about getting involoved.

Action & Impact

Through listening to residents, bringing together partners, and by analyzing results, we have been responsive to the needs of our Northeast neighborhoods since 2017. We are currently working in the following areas:

  • Expanded Learning
  • Housing Stability
  • Equitable Employment Pathways
  • Increasing Social Connections & Emotional Well-Being

About Us

The ZONE is a collective impact initiative of The Northeast Community Center. Together with residents, schools, and partner organizations, we shine the light on deep disparities in health, education, and economic outcomes, we remove barriers, and we build upon our strengths so all children, youth, and families have opportunities to thrive.

What's New

Efforts of The ZONE Honored by Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho

July 14, 2021

Girl Scouts Executive Director Brian Newberry presenting the Community Award to The ZONE with Amber Waldref, Director and Krysten Proszek, Expanded Learning Coordinator. We were…

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Resident and teacher Whitney Bowerman asks, “What are YOU going to do?”

May 19, 2021

Whitney Bowerman Whitney Bowerman was born and raised in northeast Spokane and is proud of her neighborhood and Rogers High School, where she graduated valedictorian…

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Gonzaga University Wolff Fellows Create Impact in The ZONE

April 14, 2021

Alexandria Campbell Ellie Hough For the past 3 years, The ZONE at Northeast Community Center has hosted Wolff Fellows from Gonzaga University-students who desire to…

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Every couple of weeks we send a newsletter to families in The ZONE, letting them know about free events, resources, and ways to get involved. Occasionally we send text messages too. Sign up now, so you always know what's happening in The ZONE!