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Seattle is mosaic of cultures and diverse communities, with an endless supply of inspiring tales to share. Community Stories presents this rich tapestry -- the people, the neighborhoods, the communities, relevant issues, cultural traditions and rich histories that make each of us unique. Learn more about your neighbors on Community Stories.

To submit story input and for further information about Community Stories, please contact: Shannon Gee, Community Stories Senior Producer, (206) 233-3982, shannon.gee@seattle.gov

Community Stories: A Heart in Hillman City
Community Stories: A Heart in Hillman City
9/19/201310:05
Re-evaluating her life after a near-fatal accident, Joya Iverson decided to put everything on the line to open a small coffee shop. Find out how the cafe is giving a shot of hope to Joya and her South Seattle neighborhood in the latest installment of Community Stories, short profiles about the inspirational people, cultural traditions and rich histories that make up Seattle`s communities.
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