Louis MendozaFor twenty years, United Way of King County has taken strides to insure that people of color are engaged in civic life. Project LEAD (for “leadership, effectiveness and diversity”) offers a series of informative workshops designed to prepare highly qualified people of color to serve on the boards of nonprofit organizations. DWT is a longtime sponsor of the program, and numerous DWT associates have gone through it over the years, including three in 2012. Last year, DWT was honored to host the 20th anniversary celebration of the program, with a party that attracted 130 alumni and friends, including Louis Mendoza, the United Way’s overseer of Project Lead, who is seen in the photo above.

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