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Community Focus
Multicultural
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Bellevue, WA
​Accelerating the success of leadership for women, minorities, and allies.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Lynnwood, WA
We envision thriving neighborhoods and schools where the contributions of diverse families and communities are cornerstones of children's successful physical, socio-emotional, and academic development.
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Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
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Seattle, WA
With over 400 employees, Uwajimaya is one of the largest Asian grocery retailers in the Pacific Northwest. Since 1928, Uwajimaya has evolved beyond providing basic grocery staples and become known as a tourist and destination store. Our reputation is built on being known as the information specialist on all things Asian and part of our mission is to educate the customer on all aspects of Asian culture. Uwajimaya's pre-eminence among Asian stores comes from its use of modern technology, its emphasis on cleanliness and its adherence to its business philosophy.
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Jewish
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Community Focus
Jewish
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Community Focus
Native American/First Nations, African American/Black, Multicultural
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We use the term BIPOC to highlight the unique relationship to whiteness that Indigenous and Black (African Americans) people have, which shapes the experiences of and relationship to white supremacy for all people of color within a U.S. context. We unapologetically focus on and center relationships among BIPOC folks.
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Multicultural
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Juneau, AK
Community Focus
Southeast Asia
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We are a group of musicians who love to play Thai contemporary songs. Our band uses both classical Thai and western instruments.
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South America
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Community Focus
Western Europe (includes Central), North America
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Community Focus
Multicultural
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North Bend, WA
JazzClubsNW creates jazz performance and education opportunities for professionals and students throughout the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
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Living in a traditional life, in a contemporary culture.
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Community Focus
Multicultural
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Olympia
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Community Focus
North America
Location
Jazz Singer
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
At the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center, you’ll find stories of work that is improving lives, from Seattle to South Africa. Connect with us on discovergates.org for virtual programs, fun activities, exhibits, and resources.

We are following the Gates Foundation’s current work from home status due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Connect with us on discovergates.org for virtual programs, fun activities, exhibits, and resources. Visit discovergates.org/DCatHome for updates and at home-resources.

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Sign up for a real-time, interactive presentation with a Gates Foundation Discovery Center educator who will engage your students in a lively and thought-provoking conversation about complex social issues. Subjects range from COVID-19 to Global and Local Challenges to Data Literacy and an examination of the Food System. For more information, see our FAQ page.
Community Focus
Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Founded in 1935 as a social organization, the Filipino Community of Seattle (FCS) has evolved into a not-for-profit social service charitable organization serving the Filipino and other communities in Greater Seattle and beyond. FCS is a 501(c)3 organization.
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Multicultural
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Community Focus
South America
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A multi-ethnic female-led sextet, En Canto is Seattle's only Forró band. Forró music is a combination of multiple Brazilian rhythms including baião, xote and arrasta-pé. The word refers to both the musical genre and the accompanying partner dance party events where it is heard.
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Multicultural
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queer, mixed, 1st gen American filmmaker/artist/activist/writer/mama who believes in the power of story
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Community Focus
Multicultural
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Seattle, WA
Hank Bradley and Cathie Whitesides are traditional folk music masters.