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Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, API, Culture, People with Disabilities, Immigrant/Refugee, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Femme, BIPOC, Asian, Low Income, Gender Non-Conforming, For All, LGBTQ, Oceania, Hispanic, Indigenous, Queer, Latinx, Trans, Multicultural, Women
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Seattle, WA
Young Women Empowered (Y-WE) is a nonprofit that serves young women, trans, and non-binary people ages 13-26.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, Oceania, Hispanic, Latinx, Women, Native American, Pasifika
Location
Tacoma, WA
Washington State MESA works to support underrepresented students achieving and contributing their full potential in mathematics, engineering and science.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black, Hispanic, Men, Latinx
Location
Kent, WA
GEM is a unique mentoring program that addresses dropout prevention/intervention symptoms which prevent youth and young adults from doing what is right for themselves and others.
Community Focus
For All, Women
Location
Spokane, WA
Spokane women of many faiths join together to create a community of support, laughter, friendship, food, conversation, and service.
Community Focus
Culture, LGBTQ, For All
Location
Olympia, WA
Pizza Klatch supports LGBTQ+ teens every week in high schools across Thurston County.
Community Focus
Culture, LGBTQ, For All
Location
Seattle, WA
We build power among LGBTQ communities and allies in Washington State to work towards economic, racial, and gender justice.
Community Focus
Culture, For All, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, BIPOC, LGBTQ, For All, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Business Impact NW grows businesses to help local communities thrive through access to capital, classes, and coaching.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Empowering female-identifying youth through mentoring, counseling, leadership and sisterhood.
Community Focus
North American, African, Culture, 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, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Women
Location
Kirkland, WA
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), For All, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Sisters In Common, (SIC), is a non-profit community based organization. We provide services that reduce the Social Determinates of Health disparities of the adults, children, and families in our communities. We work to empower our clients to resolve their personal, and situation disturbances in ways that accomplish quality and effective outcomes.
Community Focus
Culture, Immigrant/Refugee, Multicultural, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Refugee Women’s Alliance (ReWA) is an award-winning, nationally recognized nonprofit that provides holistic services to help refugee and immigrant women and families thrive.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All, Women
Location
Tacoma, WA
Raising Girls seeks to empower young girls to recognize their own potential by building and encouraging self-respect. We intend to provide necessary hygiene products to girls throughout Tacoma, wherever the need is greatest.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Working in the Puget Sound region since 1997, Open Arms Perinatal Services is a nonprofit focused on strong community-based support for women through pregnancy, birth, and early childhood. We currently support 17 different languages, and serve over 300 new mothers and over 200 babies each year. We carefully pair clients with trained doulas who are a cultural and/or language match whenever possible. Open Arms has served over 2,500 clients and conducted over 18,000 home visits to help improve maternal and infant health, as well as build healthy foundations for early learning. Open Arms is the only non-profit providing doula services specifically for low-income women in Washington State. 
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Hispanic, Women
Location
Sunnyside, WA
Nuestra Casa provides education to adult immigrants and promotes civic engagement.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All, Women
Location
Bellevue, WA
​Accelerating the success of leadership for women, minorities, and allies.
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), Multicultural, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Recently through non-fiction writing works, plays, and screenplays, women at Hedgebrook have been a voice for helping raise awareness in a vast range of issues, including: women’s rights in the Middle East, the spread of AIDS in Africa, inner city violence in America, rights of incarcerated women prisoners, political strife in Cambodia, radioactive fallout in the Ukraine, highway construction dividing a Latino community, the ethical responsibilities of the pharmaceutical industry, and environmental stress on bees.