R3 Community Services

R3 is a non-profit organization that works with people living in economically disadvantaged communities, particularly black men and women. R3 is also committed to providing a pathway to success for youth in our communities. We aim to equip underserved populations, at-risk or justice involved, and reentry individuals with the tools necessary for success. R3 partners with local community, city, and state organizations to provide our clients access to a breadth of services and support. R3 provides Certified Technical Education Training, job readiness training, employment assistance, structural support and influential mentorship. R3 promotes family restoration, and offers additional wrap-around services.


R3 works with King and Pierce County’s Housing Authority as well as privately owned residences. Based on availability and location we assist our clients with sourcing living arrangements appropriate to their situations.


Utilizing our partners in education we provide a vast list of educational choices, and help navigate entry into these institutions. Whether it is job readiness training, high school/GED completion, pre-apprenticeship training or completing your college degree, R3 will assist in helping you through this process. R3 also offers access to life skills, cognitive behavior, financial literacy and many other self improvement courses.


Through our private and public partner network, R3 offers help navigating and accessing treatment options based on client needs. * R3 does not retain any personal health information per HIPA guidelines

Legal Financial Obligations

R3 works with professional law partners that specialize in providing legal guidance to meet financial obligations.


R3 works with multi-regional workforce development agencies, constructions industry and other partners to provide an array of living wage career opportunities.

Transitional Support

R3 believes in a broad spectrum support approach. Whether it is mentorship, items for work, assistance with family needs, or something else, R3 and our partner network can assist based on needs and availability.

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Board of Directors

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President, Rick D. Dimmer

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Marketing, Tana Whidbey

Program Partners

R3 Community Services has standing partnerships with many local and community agencies. These agencies help R3 Community Services by providing preferential employment placement and assistance, housing assistance, and many other services to help ensure that our clients have the support and foundation needed for success.

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