The City of Yakima

Are you a City resident 16 to 22 years of age? We are seeking youth representation on our Parks & Recreation Commission and Community Integration Committee. Click https://www.yakimawa.gov/council/boards-commissions/ for details and an application.
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NAMI

NAMI Washington offers the intensive trainings for Affiliate members to become the Teachers, Facilitators, Mentors and Presenters of these NAMI Programs in their local communities. Go to the Education & Training page to find more information about these trainings.

Safe Yakima Valley

become a mentor with Safe Yakima Valley, just one hour a week commit to being, "that person" for a child in our community who doesn't have a stable person to speak with. It's a program that's gearing up and they are in need of female and male mentors. If this is something you're interested in or have a child that you would love to connect with a mentor REACH OUT.

Habitat for Humanity

You could become part of a team of builders, creating homes for those in need right here in the Yakima Valley. What a team-building exercise that would be and a memorable one too. Tell your family and friends maybe this becomes a yearly tradition.

Junior League of Yakima

This local group is all about empowerment and giving back to the community. Join the movement and make a difference.

Junior League of Yakima is committed to creating new opportunities for young women in Yakima though our Girls Initiative: Empowering Girls—Inspiring Leaders.

There are groups on Facebook like Keep Yakima Clean, Yakima Inspires, and more to join and find the latest opportunities or if you know of more please don't hesitate to share via our app

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Stacker used data from the 2020 County Health Rankings to rank every state's average life expectancy from lowest to highest. The 2020 County Health Rankings values were calculated using mortality counts from the 2016-2018 National Center for Health Statistics. The U.S. Census 2019 American Community Survey and America's Health Rankings Senior Report 2019 data were also used to provide demographics on the senior population of each state and the state's rank on senior health care, respectively.

Read on to learn the average life expectancy in each state.