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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Middle Eastern, Asian, South Asian, Indigenous, Latinx, Indian, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Promoting participation and appreciation of World Music, Drumming, & Dance in Seattle, resulting in arts education, and cultural exchange and awareness.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, African, South European, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), East Asian, Asian, South Asian, European, Southeast Asian, Latinx, Cambodian, Cantonese, Filipino, Indian, Korean, Spanish
Location
Seattle, WA
OneAmerica is the largest immigrant and refugee advocacy organization in Washington State, organizing with and advocating for diverse communities including Latinx, African, and Asian.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Hispanic, Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Movimiento Afrolatino Seattle (MÁS) is a grass-root 501(c)3 non-profit organization created by Afrolatino communities and artists that appreciate Afrolatino arts and culture coming together to ensure the sustainability of ongoing cultural and education arts activities focused on Afrolatinos and open to anyone who is interested ininterested in learning and preserving this rich cultural heritage.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, African, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, American (US), Asian, Middle Eastern, BIPOC, Oceania, Latinx, Native American, Pasifika
Location
Portland, OR
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Wonder of Women International is a movement organized to inspire Black women and girls to find their voice; stand in their truth and celebrate their wonder by telling their story.
Community Focus
North American, African, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black, Queer, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Collaborating through art to heal our community
Community Focus
South American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Olympia, WA
Samba Olywa is an amateur percussion and dance group dedicated to building community through the learning and sharing of Samba and other rhythms.
Community Focus
South American, African, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
ICAF is a non-profit educational organization committed to the cultivation, preservation, and growth of the African Brazilian cultural art form Capoeira Angola.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Caixa is a musical group based in Seattle. We strive to preserve the classic Afro-Brazilian samba heritage. Our live shows feature sambas, bossa novas, boleros, tangos, Portuguese fados, as well as other European and middle-eastern styles of music.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Eritrean
Location
Seattle, WA
Selam Band brings contemporary Eritrean music to appreciative audiences of all types.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Middle Eastern, North African, Asian, Arab, West Asian, Egyptian, Iraqi
Location
Seattle, WA
Mirabai is an engaging, soulful entertainer and a gifted belly dance artist who energizes her audiences! Her devotion to the dance, love of her audiences, and exquisite artistry make her a beloved dancer, entertainer, choreographer and teacher.
Community Focus
Culture, African, South European, North African, Middle Eastern, East European, European, Balkan, Egyptian
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, African, Middle Eastern, North African, Asian, South Asian, West Asian, Islamic, Jewish, Egyptian, Israeli, Persian, Turkish
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, African, North African, Middle Eastern, Egyptian
Location
Seattle, WA
The ARCE Northwest Chapter is based in Seattle and serves Washington State. We hold many lectures throughout the year on a wide-array of Egyptian-related topics (such as women, art, medicine, architecture, conservation) and time periods (Pharaonic, Islamic, Modern). This group is for members and non-members of the American Research Center in Egypt. We are open to all individuals who are interested in Egypt and the research being conducted there.
Community Focus
Central American, East African, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Asian, Southeast Asian, For All, Multicultural, Ethiopian, Mexican, Vietnamese
Location
Seattle, WA
Plate of Nations, the signature event of the MLK Business Association, was designed to collectively promote independently-owned restaurants in the MLK community. Immigrants from around the world have settled in the Rainier Valley and started businesses that provide cultural favorites for ethnic communities looking for a taste of home. Those restaurant owners are excited to welcome other customers to join in their traditions.
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Ethiopian
Location
Ethiopian Observer is an information medium serving primarily Ethiopian communities around the world. It provides news, commentaries, articles, and essays regarding current issues on Ethiopia. It also links to other Websites around the world with relevant information on Ethiopia. We believe that the free flow of news, information and ideas on Ethiopia will contribute to the democratization of the Ethiopian society. A well-balanced, instructive and constructive media that upholds the ideals and principles of democracy is the best defense for Ethiopia and Ethiopians.
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Islamic, Ethiopian
Location
SeaTac, WA
Ethiopian Muslims Association of Seattle (EMAS) is a non-profit and non-political organization. EMAS is organized primarily and exclusively for religious purposes: for the protection and promotion of the religion of Islam within our community in the state of Washington.
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Ethiopian
Location
Seattle, WA
ECS envisions a vibrant and active Ethiopian Community in the Puget Sound area. Our aim is to preserve our rich Ethiopian heritage and to ensure that all members are actively involved and share mutual respect.
Community Focus
Culture, African, East African, Ethiopian
Location
Seattle, WA