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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
LGBTQ, For All
Location
Kent, WA
KYFS provides professional counseling, education, and support services to children, youth and their families.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, Queer, Trans
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Commission advises the Mayor, City Council and City departments about issues of concern affecting the LGBTQ community. The Commission recommends policies and legislation, brings together LGBTQ communities with the larger Seattle community through long-range projects, and ensures City departments fairly and equitably address issues affecting and involving Seattle's LGBTQ communities as individuals and as a protected class afforded accessibility and inclusion to the services of the City of Seattle.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, Vietnamese
Location
Seattle, WA
We are devoted to celebrating and empowering LGBTQ Vietnamese folks in the Pacific Northwest. We do this by raising visibility via awareness campaigns, events, and mentorship.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Somos es una organización para personas LGBTQ Latinas. Nuestra meta es crear comunidad, compartir recursos y promover el aprendizaje y desarrollo personal.

We are "Somos" is an organization for LGBTQ and Latinx folks.
Our goal is to engage in collective actions by bringing together an active community, sharing resources, and fostering spaces for learning.
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, Indigenous, Queer, Trans, Two Spirit, Black
Location
Queer The Land is a collaborative project grounded in the self-determination of queer, trans, and two spirit Black/ indigenous/ people of color (QT2BIPOC) and the vision of collectively owning our land and labor.
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, For All
Location
A civic organization that focus on volunteerism, building community, and developing leaders with an anti-racist lens.
Community Focus
Gender Non-Conforming, LGBTQ, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Seven Star Women’s Kung Fu provides martial arts training to individuals who identify as women (age 13+), and non-binary/genderfluid folks comfortable training in an all women environment.
Community Focus
LGBTQ
Location
Olympia, WA
Pizza Klatch supports LGBTQ+ teens every week in high schools across Thurston County.
Community Focus
LGBTQ
Location
Seattle, WA
Peer Seattle envisions individuals in communities connected by the shared values of health and well-being, personal development, and compassionate support of one another.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Gender Justice League is a Washington State gender and sexuality civil and human rights organization headquartered in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ
Location
Seattle, WA
Creative Justice is 4Culture’s new arts-based alternative to incarceration for young people in King County. Through collaboration with mentor artists, participants consider the root causes of incarceration (as they intersect with racism, classism and other oppressions) and focus on the positive role youth voice can have in building a more just and equitable society.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, For All, Multicultural, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
The Sanctuary Art Center is a collection of art studios designed to connect homeless and under-served youth populations with employment internships and artistic programs in a variety of creative disciplines.
Community Focus
Día de los Muertos Highlight, LGBTQ, Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle's Latino LGBTQ organization
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, Queer, Trans, Pasifika
Location
Kent, WA
United Territories of Pacific Islanders Alliance (UTOPIA) is a queer and trans people of color-led, grassroots organization born out of the struggles, challenges, strength, and resilience of the Queer and Trans Pacific Islander (QTPI – “Q-T-pie”) community in South King County.
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ
Location
, WA
Voices Rising is an ongoing series of performances by LGBTQ performers of color. Founded in 2007 by artist and activist Storme Webber, Voices Rising has emerged as the leading showcase for queer performers of color. Past shows have featured performances by standout artists such as Nedra Johnson, D'LO, Mami Watu & Avery R. Young, okonomode aka SoulChilde, Christa Bell, Dakota Camacho and many, many more. Performances are held quarterly at Washington Hall's historic Ballroom. Funding for the project is sustained through ticket sales, event sponsorships, grants and donations.
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, Multicultural, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
The Talented Youth is a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization that was founded in 2007 with the National Film Festival for Talented Youth (NFFTY) as its flagship program.

NFFTY has grown into the world’s largest film festival for emerging directors. Each year the festival showcases films by directors 24 and under.

NFFTY supports young filmmakers by offering professional level workshops year-round. In addition NFFTY.org hosts filmmaker resources, tips, news and information.

Within NFFTY lies a creative production company, NFFTY Creative, that connects brands with emerging talent to produce original content.