Who We Are

AGE UP is a program of Southend Ultimate, an organization created by coaches and alumni to support the Southend youth ultimate community. Southend Ultimate's mission is to invest in the transformative capacity of youth living in South Seattle, especially young women of color. We empower future leaders, expand opportunities for growth, and build community around a love for Ultimate Frisbee. Our ties are strengthened through a commitment to social justice.

dismantling the patriarchy
undoing white supremacy
throwing the frisbee

Testimonials

Programs

We keep it real in multiple ways

girls
Our girls program welcomes all girl-identified and girl-socialized participants. We have been dismantling the patriarchy since 2010.
boys
Our boys program welcomes all boy-identified and boy-socialized youth. We engage young men in undoing sexism.
returners
Youth from our first-year programs return for more conversations and hangouts in an all-gender space.

Latest News

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Wow! Family Feast was incredible!

Together, we raised $27,415!¬† That’s money towards centering young women of color, prioritizing rather than silencing marginalized voices. Towards hiring high school interns to build organizing skills while running a program they care about. Towards accessible opportunities to play the sport we love. Towards expanding the equity conversation, and, of course, towards many more games […]

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AGE UP on the big screen

Check out the Seattle Channel’s rad documentary on us! Last year we were so fortunate to get to hang out with stellar¬†local film maker Jill Freidberg, and this was the result. Thanks Jill for doing such a great job of listing for who we are and capturing our story. Much love!

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You’re Invited! AGE UP Family Feast 2016

You’re Invited! We’re so excited to have you at AGE UP’s 2016 Family Feast Dinner and Fundraiser. Come join us for a night of celebrating with our community (that’s you!), eating delicious foods, and looking forward to the year ahead. AGE UP & Southend Ultimate present 2016 FAMILY FEAST DINNER & FUNDRAISER Saturday, October 15th […]

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youth
schools
games of scattergories

Team

Meet the people that make AGE UP happen.

Hana Kawai

Hana Kawai

co-director

writes award-winning Harry Potter fan fiction

    Sam Terry

    Sam Terry

    co-director

    watches birds and brushes his hair

      Lynda Hoang

      Lynda Hoang

      leadership team

      top chef, problem-solver extraordinaire

        Penny Nguyen

        Penny Nguyen

        Leadership team

        workout boss, vegetable enthusiast

          Miko Pugal

          Miko Pugal

          leadership team

          o-line handler, asst Sam Terry antagonizer

            Contact us

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            3801 Beacon Ave S Seattle, WA, 98108
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