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Central Asia, Middle East
Location
Bellevue, WA
ATA-WA Türkçe ve Türk kültürünü eğlenceli ve yaratıcı bir ortamda ögrenmek isteyen 4-12 yaş grubu aralıgındaki cocuklara hizmet veren ve kar amaclı olmayan bir eğitim kurumudur.

ATA-WA is a non-profit educational institution serving 4-12 age group children who want to learn Turkish and Turkish culture in a fun and creative environment.
Community Focus
Central Asia, Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Working together to promote healthy Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities.
Community Focus
Central Asia, Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Multicultural, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
International Community Health Services (ICHS) is a nonprofit community health center that offers affordable health care services to anyone in need.
Community Focus
Central Asia, Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
ACRS promotes social justice and the well-being and empowerment of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and other underserved communities – including immigrants, refugees, and American-born.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Nitartha Institute’s Religious Studies Tibetan Tradition sequence of eight courses provides students with a strong, systematic foundation in the study of Buddhism based on the curriculum of a Tibetan monastic college (shedra).
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
"NAAAP" stands for the National Association of Asian American Professionals. To NAAAP is to learn, to grow, to give, to share, to build, to mentor, to be mentored, to lead. To NAAAP is a lifelong process. Come NAAAP with us.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Multicultural, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
A3 supports the many past, present and emerging art forms from the countries, regions and cultures that make up the broad and diverse spectrum of Asia.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Asia, Middle East, East Asia, South Asia, Central America, Multicultural, Southeast Asia, Northern Africa, Latin America
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
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Established in 1974, the International Examiner (IE) is the oldest and largest nonprofit, pan-Asian Pacific American publication in the Northwest. Named after the historic and thriving multi-ethnic International District (ID) of Seattle, the IE aspires to be a credible catalyst for building an inspiring, connected, well-respected, and socially conscious Asian Pacific American (APA) community.
Community Focus
Central Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle Center Festál presents Turkfest in partnership with the Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington (TACAWA). The festival boasts a lively marketplace, food, music, dance, and more. October 10-11, 2020

Turkfest is an annual cultural festival in Seattle, whose mission is to foster friendship, to highlight the diversity and richness of Turkish culture and Turkish speaking countries, and cooperate throughout the greater community by organizing educational, entertaining, and engaging cultural programs that celebrate Turkish and Turkic cultures and heritage.

This event is free and open to the public.



Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
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.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
The Tibetan Association of Washington is a non-profit organization of Tibetans in the State of Washington. It strives to preserve and promote the unique Tibetan Cultural tradition within the Tibetan Community and further the just cause of Tibet.

Aims & Objectives:

We seek to strengthen the unity and get connected with different Tibetan communities of North America, Raise awareness about the Chinese occupation of Tibet and the plights of the Tibetan people, Preserve and promote the Tibetan people’s distinct religious and cultural heritage, Educate the younger generation of Tibetan-Americans about their history, religion and culture, Promote His Holiness Dalai Lama’s message of love, compassion and kindness.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
SCIDpda is a leading force for the economic health of Seattle’s Chinatown International District, implementing strategies that range from support for individual businesses to marketing the entire neighborhood’s lively retail and cultural environment.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, North America
Location
The Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF) showcases feature-length and short format films by and about Asian Americans across North America, with an emphasis on filmmakers from the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
We are the only weekly English-edition newspaper serving Washington’s Asian community. The Northwest Asian Weekly has one simple goal: To empower the Asian community.
Community Focus
Central Asia, East Asia
Location
We are the largest Mongolian community non-profit group operating in Washington state. Our organization consists of 5 board members, 7 teachers, and 20+ volunteers and 60+ children and their families.
Community Focus
Central Asia
Location
Mercer Island, WA
Northwest Sherpa Association is a non-profit organization, established in Seattle Washington in the year of 2003. It is a tax-exempt charitable organization under the section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Community Focus
Central Asia
Location
Bellevue, WA
The Armenian Cultural Association of Washington (ACAWA) is a 501 (c)(3) Registered Non-Profit Organization founded 1989 in Seattle, Washington. Its board and members are volunteers who donate their time and much more to ensure the Armenian culture and heritage is preserved and perpetuated.

The ACAWA relies on donations of time and money in order to fulfill its sacred mission to the local Armenian community. All donations are tax-deductible. ACAWA is also eligible for corporate matching programs, such as with Boeing, Microsoft, etc.
Community Focus
Central Asia, Middle East
Location
Spokane women of many faiths join together to create a community of support, laughter, friendship, food, conversation, and service.
Community Focus
Central Asia
Location
EthnoRussia is a project dedicated to preserving ancient traditional Russian songs, sharing our knowledge and promoting Russian traditional music in the world.