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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
American (US), Chinese, Japanese, Norwegian
Location
Kent, WA
Kent's Sister Cities Program provides opportunities to establish meaningful and lasting global friendships, partnerships, and connections. Youth exchanges and other events deepen our community's connection to the diverse populations living in our city and our connections around the world.
Community Focus
Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
Location
Seattle, WA
Leif Erikson International Foundation is dedicated to honoring immigrants from all the Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
Community Focus
Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
Location
Portland, OR
To highlight, honor, educate, communicate, promote and celebrate Nordic culture and traditions, ancestral, modern and contemporary and to Provide value and serve members by developing and making available and accessible Nordic cultural and educational programming that is rich, authentic and forward looking.
Community Focus
North European, WA, American (US), European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
Promoting international cooperation in business, industry, education and culture to build relationships between Seattle, Washington, and Bergen, Norway.
Community Focus
WA, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
Location
Seattle, WA
The Nordic Museum is an internationally recognized museum and cultural center where people of all backgrounds are welcomed to be inspired by the values, traditions, art, and spirit of the Nordic peoples.

Dedicated to collecting, preserving, and educating since its founding in 1980, the Nordic Museum is the largest museum in the United States to honor the legacy of immigrants from the five Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

Community Focus
North European, WA, Men, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
North European, WA, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
Since 1889, the Norwegian-American community of Seattle has celebrated the 17th of May, and has become one of the largest celebrations outside of Oslo and Bergen.
Community Focus
North European, WA, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
The Norwegian Male Chorus of Seattle was founded in 1889 — the year of Washington’s statehood — and is the oldest continuously operating choral organization in Seattle.
Community Focus
North European, WA, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
The voice of Norway in America since 1889.
Community Focus
WA, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
WA, Norwegian
Location
Bothell , WA
Community Focus
North European, WA, Women, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
The Norwegian Ladies Chorus of Seattle has contributed its talents and music to the Puget Sound region’s Norwegian-American community for many years.
Community Focus
North European, WA, Lutheran, European, Norwegian
Location
Seattle, WA
Denny Park Lutheran Church was founded in Seattle in 1888 by people rich with a Norwegian heritage. The present church building, located across the street from Denny Park, was built in 1939 and is considered a historical landmark in South Lake Union. We are an evangelical Lutheran parish, affiliated with Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC) and the Augustana District (AD).
Community Focus
North European, WA, European, Norwegian
Location
Bellevue, WA
Community Focus
North European, WA, European, Norwegian
Location
Everett, WA
Community Focus
West European, East African, Middle African, South European, East Asian, North European, African, WA, East European, Southeast Asian, Asian, Cambodian, Cameroonian, Chinese, European, Filipino, French, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Israeli, Italian, Japanese, Kenyan, Korean, New Zealander, Norwegian, Pasifika, Polish, Taiwanese, Uzbek, Vietnamese
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle is proud to be a leader in promoting and developing sister city relationships with 21 international communities.
Community Focus
OR, North European, Danish, European, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish
Location
Portland, OR
Decorate the Maypole and make flower wreaths, indulge in Nordic summer delicacies, play games on the lawn, and enjoy - this is Midsummer!