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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Alaska Native, Indigenous, Native American
Location
Tacoma , WA
Local indigenous artisans & gatherings for everyone.
Community Focus
Alaska Native, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
First Nations @ UW is an undergraduate intertribal registered student organization at the University of Washington in Seattle. We host events both on- and off-campus with the intention of educating the community about Native cultures, spreading awareness to issues affecting the Native community and upholding our respective customs and traditions.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Indigenous, Haida, Sugpiaq / Alutiiq, Lingít / Tlingit, Tsimshian, Native American
Location
Spanaway, WA
We are members of many tribes. Many are from Alaska - the Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, and the Aleut. Some are from Washington state. They are the Muckleshoot and Quileute tribes. We invite you to accept the gift of our dance and to listen to our songs, which were passed on through the generations of our people.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Alaska Native, American (US), Indigenous, Native American
Location
Portland, OR
In 1953 farsighted tribal leaders in the Northwest formed the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, and dedicated it to tribal sovereignty and self-determination. Today, ATNI is a nonprofit organization representing 57 Northwest tribal governments from Oregon, Idaho, Washington, southeast Alaska, Northern California and Western Montana. ATNI is an organization whose foundation is composed of the people it is meant to serve.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, For All, Indigenous, Multicultural, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
The Burke Museum's collection consists of more than 18 million biological, geological and cultural objects from Washington state and around the world.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Alaska Native, Indigenous, Women, Native American
Location
, WA
We believe that indigenous birth justice is present when indigenous people honor their ancestors by making the best decisions they can during pregnancy, childbirth, and after the baby arrives to ensure the next generation continues.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Alaska Native, Indigenous, Women, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
We are an Indigenous women-led organization dedicated to the ongoing regeneration of Indigenous communities. Through grantmaking, capacity-building and community-based intergenerational programming, we seek transformative change by supporting culturally grounded leadership and organizing.

Focused on Indigenous Ecology, Food Sovereignty, and Wise Action, we work to advance climate and gender justice, while creating healthy pathways towards self-determination and movement-building.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, BIPOC, LGBTQ, Indigenous, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Indigenize Productions is a collective of Indigenous Turtle Islander performers, curators and producers based in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Cup'ik, Dene, Yup'ik
Location
Atmautluak, AK
The Museum offers proper curation, culturally appropriate outreach events, and knowledge sharing. Through expertise, research, and community-based programs the Museum utilizes the collections to deliver workshops, seminars, and provide research opportunities. Local Elders also contribute by serving as teachers and mentors to Native youth, community members, and visitors. Collections are available for study by qualified researchers and Native culture-bearers.
Community Focus
Sami, Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Indigenous, Haida, Lingít / Tlingit, Yup'ik
Location
Juneau, AK
Professor of Alaska Native Languages and multimedia artist.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native
Location
Wrangell, AK
Representing the culture, heritage, and peoples of Wrangell, Alaska.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native
Location
Seattle
Tsimshian Haayuuk offers unique theatrical and choreographed dances that reflect commons themes of Tsimshian culture such as fishing, hunting, family history, and relationship with the spirit world, the use of box drums, handmade dance regalia consisting of button robes, masks, and headpieces that hold family and clan crests. Tsimshian Haayuuk is committed to providing a path of understand through sharing, education, and the preservation of the Tsimshian culture and language as a model for the future generations of Tsimshians.Members in the greater Puget Sound area to serve its’ urban membership.

Since 1996, the group has performed in the Seattle area, British Columbia, Oregon, Washington, DC, Florida, Indiana, & Alaska with the purpose of bringing awareness of the Tsimshian culture to all Tsimshians, other indigenous people and to the World.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Black, Sugpiaq / Alutiiq
Location
Seattle, WA
Sugpiaq/Black Two Spirit interdisciplinary artist.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Haida, Lingít / Tlingit, Tsimshian
Location
Juneau, AK
Spruce Root provides local entrepreneurs with access to business development and financial resources in the form of loan capital, business coaching, workshops, and competitions.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, East European, European, Indigenous, Haida, Lingít / Tlingit, Russian
Location
Sitka, AK
On an island amid towering spruce and hemlock, Sitka National Historical Park preserves the site of a battle between invading Russian traders and indigenous Kiks.ádi Tlingit. Totem poles from Tlingit and Haida areas line the park’s scenic coastal trail, and the restored Russian Bishop’s House is a rare reminder of Russia’s colonial legacy in North America.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Haida, Lingít / Tlingit, Tsimshian
Location
Juneau, AK
Enhancing Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Settler
Location
Homer, AK
Culture, Science, Art of Kachemak Bay, Alaska
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native
Location
Ouzinkie, AK
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native
Location
Wainwright, AK
Olgoonik Corporation is an Alaska Native-owned village corporation established under the terms of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Headquartered in Wainwright along the coast of the Chukchi Sea, the Corporation is owned by more than 1,300 Alaska Native shareholders, almost half of whom live in the community.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native
Location
Kodiak, AK
The shareholders of Natives of Kodiak, Inc. are the descendants of the original inhabitants of Kodiak Island. Natives of Kodiak, Inc. (NOK) is an Alaska Native Urban Corporation, incorporated in 1973 as a for-profit corporation organized under Alaska Law and pursuant to the 1971 federal Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (16 USC B 1601 et seq.), commonly referred to as “ANCSA”.