Bayan PNW received a grant from the City of Seattle’s Department of Neighborhoods to put on a series of self-defense classes focusing on empowerment and self-determination, designed specifically for LGBTQ people and survivors of gender-based violence. Based on and guided by the Home Alive series, Bayan PNW’s Community Self-Defense Wellness Program will focus on communication, boundary-setting and practicing consent, promoting healthy relationships based on trust and respect. There will also be a physical component of building confidence and strength through conditioning and practicing self-defense skills.
We are hiring for 2 paid contract positions. See below for information: