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Location
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Clatsop-Nehalem, Native American
Location
Seaside, OR
The earth gave us life. We were born on a mountain. The earth gave us the elk. The earth gave us the plants and animals to eat. And, the earth gave us the cedar tree for everything else. The Clatsop-Nehalem People.
Community Focus
Lummi, Native American
Location
Bellingham, WA
Today the Lummi Nation is a nationally recognized leader in tribal self-governance and education. We understand the challenge of respecting our traditions while making progress in a modern world - to listen to the wisdom of our ancestors, to care for our lands and waterways, to educate our children, to provide family services and to strengthen our ties with the outside community.
Community Focus
Aleut, Haida, Tlingit, Alaskan Native, Tsimshian, Native American
Location
Spanaway, WA
We are members of many tribes. Many are from Alaska - the Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, and the Aleut. Some are from Washington state. They are the Muckleshoot and Quileute tribes. We invite you to accept the gift of our dance and to listen to our songs, which were passed on through the generations of our people.
Community Focus
Lummi, Native American
Location
Ferndale, WA
Lummi Stepping Stones (LSS) is a self sustaining 501c(3) Non-Profit Organization sponsored under the Lhaq’temish Foundation. LSS was created and formed by a few action oriented community members who were focused on addressing the unmet need for Native Americans who are affected by homelessness on and off the reservation. Our doors first opened in the winter on December 6, 2016 and has since grew to additional locations.  We  provide on average 50/60 men, woman and children who are affected by homelessness for a variety of reasons.
Community Focus
Tulalip, Native American
Location
Tulalip, WA
Community Focus
Squaxin Island, Native American
Location
Shelton, WA
We are descendants of the maritime people who lived and prospered along the shores of the southernmost inlets of the Salish Sea for untold centuries. Because of our strong cultural connection with the water, we are also known as the People of the Water.

Vision: We envision a culturally and economically strong community of self-governing, resilient people united by shared values and traditions.


Community Focus
Spokane, Native American
Location
Wellpinit, WA
The Spokane Tribal Network (STN) has been around for many years and is an independent 501c3 nonprofit organization, that serves a valuable role for the Spokane Tribal community.
Community Focus
Snoqualmie, Native American
Location
Snoqualmie, WA
The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe consists of Native Americans from the Puget Sound region of Washington State
Community Focus
Shoshone-Bannock, Native American
Location
Fort Hall, ID
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Fort Hall are comprised of the eastern and western bands of the Northern Shoshone and the Bannock, or Northern Paiute, bands.
Community Focus
Shoalwater Bay, Native American
Location
Tokeland, WA
Our tribe was formed in 1866 incorporating members of Lower Chehalis, Shoalwater Bay and Chinookan people.
Community Focus
Samish, Native American
Location
Anacortes, WA
We promote educational programs that foster the preservation of Samish culture and traditions and instill a desire for life long learning.
Community Focus
Puyallup, Native American
Location
Tacoma, WA
The Puyallup Tribe of Indians are from Tacoma, WA. We are known as spuyaləpabš in our native language which means Generous and Welcoming to All People
Community Focus
Quileute, Native American
Location
La Push, WA
The Quileute Tribe is located in La Push, Washington, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. The Quileute Tribe has lived and hunted in this area for thousands of years.
Community Focus
Upper Skagit, Native American
Location
Sedro-Woolley, WA
The Upper Skagit people are descendants of aboriginal bands that inhabited 11 villages from the foothills of the Cascades to the Puget Sound. The Upper Skagit Reservation lies in the uplands of the Skagit River Valley, east of Sedro-Woolley in Skagit County and near Exit 236 along Interstate 5 just north of Burlington near Alger.
Community Focus
Snohomish, Native American
Location
Edmonds, WA
Community Focus
Skokomish, Native American
Location
Skokomish, WA
The Community Center Staff is committed to providing a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for our entire Twana Community. Our Mission is to build healthier families and a stronger community through programs and events related to Culture, Traditions, Education, Fitness, Recreation, Celebration, and Ceremonies. Through our Journeys we will strive for tribal unity, and we will always encourage positive living and community involvement.
Community Focus
Colville, Native American
Location
Coulee Dam, WA
Community Focus
Kalispel, Native American
Location
Usk, WA
The Kalispel Indians were semi-nomadic hunters, diggers and fishermen. We were often called the “river/lake paddlers.” The Kalispel Indian Reservation is located in Usk, Washington in Pend Oreille County. The Kalispel Tribe of Indians is rich in heritage.
Community Focus
Duwamish, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Through the collective collaboration of tribal members and the community, today, we seek to reclaim a space to revitalize our culture and preserve our living heritage. Together with our allied partners, we have built the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center (DLCC) overlooking the Duwamish River Valley, near the village called hah-AH-poos, a major archeological site known as Duwamish Site No. 1.
Community Focus
Cowlitz, Native American
Location
Longview, WA