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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Islamic
Location
Redmond, WA
The Islamic Center of Redmond is open for the five daily prayers and for two Jumu'ah prayers at 12:30 and 1:30 pm. Before attending prayer, check out the guidelines located under the prayer schedule.
Community Focus
Buddhism, Tibetan
Location
Edmonds, WA
Chagdud Gonpa Amrita is the Seattle branch of Chagdud Gonpa Foundation. Since 1983, it has provided a place for beginning students and long-time practitioners to gather for teachings and practice in the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.
Community Focus
American, Islamic
Location
Seattle, WA
CAIR Washington is grassroots advocacy and civil rights organization based in Seattle that serves the Muslim community across Washington state. Our purpose is to defend the civil liberties of Muslim Washingtonians no matter where they live or their level of income. We do this by 1) providing free legal services to Muslims who’ve been discriminated against because they are Muslim, 2) working to combat Islamophobia and bigotry through education and storytelling, and 3) empowering our community to be politically and socially engaged while shaping laws and policies that impact us.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
SJCS provides an excellent, egalitarian Kindergarten through 5th grade General and Judaic education that promotes Jewish identity and practice, respect for diversity, responsibility for our world, and lifelong learning.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Silver Spring, MD
HIAS is the international Jewish organization that stands for a world in which refugees find safety, opportunity, and welcome.
Community Focus
Islamic
Location
Redmond, WA
Community Focus
Islamic
Location
Seattle, WA
Wasat creates space to connect people and explore the American Muslim experience through art, love and learning
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Jewish in Seattle is a bimonthly magazine that launched in 2015 to showcase Jewish life around Puget Sound. Through high-end design, compelling feature packages, and arts, food, history, health, and family content, Jewish in Seattle strives to positively engage a diverse and growing community. Jewish in Seattle is a publication of SagaCity Media in conjunction with the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle.
Community Focus
For All, Episcopal
Location
Seattle, WA
We are a diverse, inclusive parish family that will value you as a child of God, encourage you, challenge you to practice Christ’s love, and support your unique ministry.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Mercer Island, WA
1) Maintaining the Jewish Archives at the University of Washington. 2) Presenting programs, workshops and exhibits that highlight the life and culture of the Jewish people and communities in Washington. 3) Collecting heirlooms, artifacts and oral histories for a future Jewish museum. 4) Conducting tours of Jewish landmarks in Seattle. 5) Publishing interesting books about Washington State Jewish history that are meaningful and relevant.
Community Focus
Christian
Location
Seattle, WA
Yield to the King Ministry is a faith-based Christian nonprofit organization committed to God's kingdom building through person-centered services, community outreach, and events.
Community Focus
Baptist
Location
Federal Way, WA
The PSBA is a missional network of Christ following churches focused on our communities and committed to one another in the Puget Sound metro area and the world.
Community Focus
Buddhism, Indian
Location
Seattle, WA
Step through our doors in the Fremont/Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle for a soothing space to explore your mind, and to develop genuine compassion and loving-kindness with like-minded friends.
Community Focus
Catholic
Location
Seattle, WA
St. James Youth Ministry empowers young people to BE the hands and feet of Christ, inviting them to embrace their baptismal priesthood, enter into the Paschal Mystery, and build the Kingdom of God.
Community Focus
Buddhism, Tibetan
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
African American, Latinx, Jewish, Black, Japanese, Native American, Settler
Location
Seattle, WA
Living Voices is a nationally touring educational theatre bringing life to history through the power of live theatre, video, and personal discussion
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
The Stroum Center for Jewish Studies promotes the study of Jewish histories, cultures, societies, ideas, languages, and religion and integrates insights from these fields into broader scholarly and public conversations.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Mercer Island, WA
Together we create outstanding programs, partnerships, and spaces that welcome everyone to learn, grow, and celebrate Jewish life and culture.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
Sephardic Bikur Holim Congregation (SBH) is a warm and vibrant Jewish congregation in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
Hinduism, Persian
Location
Seattle, WA
In 2009, a small group of tabla students, teachers, musicians and tabla enthusiasts came together with the idea of creating a learning community in Seattle. In the Spring of 2010 we launched our website, held our first workshops, tabla performance and master class at the University of Washington in Seattle. The majority of our activities, are organized and produced entirely through volunteer hours and other donations. Since 2010, STI has provided thousands of participants with over 25,000 hours of educational music programming.