July 16th, 2015 - 1:45 pm § in Southside Commons

New Amenities at Southside Commons!

Southside Commons now has new amenities to offer to our community! Along with free Wi-Fi, we are now offering a projector and a screen for rent with events. The projector will be at a rate of $15 per hour and a projection screen for $10 per hour. For your technological needs, we offer both Mac and Windows connections for our projector.


We expect to add an audio system to our building rentals towards the end of this year, so keep an eye out for that!As always, when renting the building, chairs and table are included free of charge.


Feel free to explore the rest of the site to view our prices in further detail. In the interest of accessibility, the costs to rent are negotiable for our community members and community organizations. We invite folks to contact our Southside Commons manager at to see how best we can support your events.


Southside Commons is operated by the Alliance for a Just Society, which strives to support organizations in working together to address economic, racial, and social inequities. Southside Commons strives to be a space for progress!

June 8th, 2015 - 11:41 pm § in Southside Commons

Great Rates for Private Use and for Nonprofits

The Southside Commons auditorium can be rented hourly for your private party or for a public event. We offer a reduced rate for non-profits organizations. For more information, contact AUDITORIUM For Profit Rates: Monday through Friday = $100/hr  Saturday & Sunday [...]

May 12th, 2015 - 2:34 pm § in Southside Commons

Vibrant Columbia City – Our Neighborhood

Columbia City is a beautiful and diverse neighborhood located in Seattle’s Rainier Valley, only a few quick stops from downtown Seattle on the city’s Link Light Rail.The New York Times writes that “Columbia City feels like a microcosm of the city itself,” a claim supported by this unique nei[...]

December 7th, 2014 - 11:56 pm § in Southside Commons

Who Works at Southside Commons?

The Alliance for a Just Society is a national nonprofit with affiliate organizations throughout the country.  The Alliance creates campaigns, does research and proposes policy changes on issues including racial justice, health care, and economic justice. The Alliance’s administrative offices [...]