COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Chinatown-International District and Seattle-area Asian communities have felt the effects of COVID-19 since January, and the IE is working to cover our stories, updates, experiences, activism and how we care for one another.

SCIDpda, CIDBIA and Friends of Little Saigon announce CID Restaurants and other Small Businesses...

From the Chinatown International District Business Improvement Area: Dear Chinatown-ID Business Owners and Managers, We want to announce today, a new CID Restaurants and other Small Businesses Relief Fund - seeded by our neighbors at Vulcan...

ICHS International District Clinic offers Drive-thru COVID-19 testing from March 24 through 27 (9am...

From March 24 through 27, ICHS will offer drive-up appointments to test for Covid-19, directly in front of the ICHS International District Clinic,  from 9 am to 5 pm. HOW IT WORKS During your appointment, you...

As Gov. Inslee shuts down restaurants to slow coronavirus, community members step up to...

As coronavirus spread, and “because people are racist,” as Sarah Baker of the Seattle Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) put it, restaurants in the Chinatown-International District have been suffering losses since...

COVID-19, the virus knows no boundaries: How are Asian communities dealing with it?

You have probably seen the poster in your neighborhood that reads, “Viruses Don’t Discriminate and Neither Should We.” It is part of the anti-stigma resources published by  Seattle King County Public Health during the...