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East Asia
Location
Tacoma, WA
The Asia-Northwest Cultural Education Association (ANCEA) is a registered non-profit corporation. Every year, ANCEA participates in various cultural and educational events. Sakura-Con is ANCEA's main event and realization of the ANCEA mission to educate about Asian Culture, with a focus on Japanese Animation, Comics, Gaming and Cultural Arts. Japan.

Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well-attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest. Sakura-Con features cultural exploration and education through traditional and contemporary media, arts and entertainment. Sakura-Con includes: musical performances, Guest of Honor participation, discussion panels, games, contests (costumes and skit performances), theaters, traditional Asian arts and an exhibitors' hall for the sale of Anime related merchandise by third party vendors.

ANCEA is a membership-based all-volunteer organization. The controlling administrative body for ANCEA (and thus Sakura-Con) is an Executive Board that's main function is to put on the main ANCEA event, Sakura-Con, and to generally steward the ANCEA mission.
Community Focus
East Asia, North America
Location
Bellevue, WA
AAPAT is a 501c3 non-profit organization that provides quality theatre experiences throughout the United States, with a focus on the Pacific Northwest. Over the years, AAPAT members have also collaborated and performed with various art groups in their free time, traveling across the US and internationally to Canada, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Community Focus
East Asia, Eastern Africa, Multicultural, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
All Girl Everything Ultimate Program (AGE UP) is a rad, young and grassroots youth leadership program based out of the Seattle Southend that brings together middle school and high school aged girls with world-class female athletes. We empower young women to develop positive identity, build personal and collective strength, and promote justice through the sport and community of Ultimate Frisbee... all while having a ton of fun!!
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
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
ABAW is Washington State's largest voluntary bar association of Asian attorneys. Formed in 1987 by a small group of Seattle area attorneys, ABAW now counts hundreds of member attorneys, judges, professors, and law students in a wide range of practice areas and locations in the state of Washington and throughout the country.

As a the voice for the Asian Pacific American legal profession in the State of Washington, ABAW promotes justice, equity and opportunity for Asian Pacific Americans. We serve as a resource for our members and foster professional development, legal scholarship, advocacy and community involvement..

Join ABAW or renew your membership by clicking here. Any individual who is duly admitted to practice law in the State of Washington or another state and who is in good standing, is eligible to join. Membership is always FREE for law students in good standing at any ABA-accredited law school.
Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Asian Pacific Directors Coalition (APDC) is a broad based membership which comprises of over 40 executive directors, board presidents and other high level administrators from primarily nonprofit and civil rights organization, government and education.
Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Multicultural, Southeast Asia, North America
Location
Seattle, WA
25 years of supporting survivors & strengthening communities
Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Multicultural, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Explore what it means to survive and thrive in a new culture. Tour the very hotel where countless Asian Pacific immigrants first found a home, a meal and refuge in Seattle. Challenge your perspective on what it means to be, and become, American. Immerse yourself in contemporary Asian Pacific American issues through authentic stories, bold art and community driven exhibits. It's all at The Wing, America's only museum devoted to the Asian Pacific American Experience.
Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Pullman, WA
The Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Student Center is committed to provide holistic services and programs that assist Washington State University to retain, develop and assist AAPI students in achieving their highest education potential.
Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Tacoma, WA
Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) serves as an interactive cultural crossroads between local and international communities. APCC represents 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history, and social practices.


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
East Asia
Location
Edmonds, WA
The Korean Community Service Center is a non-profit organization founded by volunteers in 1983. KCSC strives for the betterment of the Korean Community as a whole as well as surrounding communities by providing community and social services for the Korean American population in the state of Washington. KCSC is committed to empowering educating and inspiring Korean American youth and families through counseling, education, and other services. KCSC provides bilingual and cultural services to Korean families.
Community Focus
East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
The exceptional pioneers who sustained our organization during one of the most difficult periods in US history laid a strong foundation for the work of future generations of Japanese Americans who believe strongly in the principles of justice, equality and fair play.
Community Focus
East Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Embracing the Hopes and Aspirations of Asian Pacific Americans
Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Spokane, WA
The Spokane Buddhist Temple has provided the Spokane community with a place to hear and experience the Dharma.
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
Chicano-Latino, East Asia, Multicultural
Location
The Miho & Diego Duo has been boldly blending Latin and Japanese musical traditions since 2006. Both accomplished musicians in their own right, Miho Takekawa and Diego Coy came together after years of admiring each other’s work and discovering that their sounds could be combined to make something genuinely new and unique.
Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Bellingham, WA
Founded in 2003, Mei Hua Chinese School is dedicated to educate the community about the Chinese language and culture. The name "Mei Hua" is a combination of the Chinese character 美 (měi), meaning beautiful , and 華/ 华 (huá/ simplified huá) meaning magnificent. In addition, 美 is also known as the abbreviation of America (美国 měi guó) and 華/ 华 also means China or Chinese.