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West Coast Poverty Center at the University of Washington
Physical Location:  School of Social Work, Room 101
Mailing Address: PO Box 354900, Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: (206) 616-2858
Email: wcpc@u.washington.edu

Find an Expert

WCPC Faculty Affiliates with expertise on many aspects of poverty are available to help you with specific background information, expert advice, or quotes related to breaking poverty issues. A list of WCPC experts is available here.

For media inquiries, please contact the Center Research Director, Shannon Harper, by email here, phone at (206) 685-7727 or by using the Contact Form below.

Contact Form

You can send us a message or register for any of our listserves by using the contact form below and selecting the appropriate category from the drop down menu. If you would like to register for multiple lists, you will need to resubmit the form for each list you would like to be added to or note the multiple lists in your messate text.  Thanks!

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  • Publications Mailing List to receive a PRINT copy of WCPC Publications as they become available.  This includes the Poverty Research Flash Series.
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  • Funding Opportunities to receive information about funding opportunities that are open to all individuals.
  • Events Email List to receive information about our seminars and other poverty related events either at the University of Washington or in the greater Puget Sound area.
  • Website Feedback to send us a note with your feedback about the WCPC Website.
  • Speaker Request to connect to the WCPC Speaker's Bureau.
  • Other for all other requests and inquiries.