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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
Sephardic Bikur Holim Congregation (SBH) is a warm and vibrant Jewish congregation in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Jewish
Location
Seattle
The Kosher Red Hots open the treasury of Jewish music. They embrace a timeless world-café of folk songs, whirlwind klezmer music from Eastern Europe, Judeo-Spanish romances from the eastern Mediterranean, and songs from New York's Yiddish theater. They have collaborated with NPR's Susan Stamberg and have inspired dancing in the aisles on A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Carl Shutoff (clarinet in C) and Laurie Andres (accordion) constitute the Kesselgarden Klezmer Duo in Seattle, WA, where we have been playing together for the last 16 years. Our name comes from the way Yiddish-speaking Jews pronounced "Castle Garden", the facility on the southern tip of Manhattan where Jewish immigrants entered this country prior to the opening of Ellis Island in 1892.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Redmond
JGSWS helps our members find their Jewish family roots. We hold monthly meetings with guest lecturers, and we sponsor workshops. We offer programs for beginners as well as seasoned researchers. Recent topics included immigration records, Jewish given names, forensic genealogy, genealogical research on the Internet, how to find an ancestral town, and how to create a family health portrait.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
The Jewish Federation leads a strong Jewish Puget Sound by serving as a community voice, strengthening connections to Israel and World Jewry, and making investments in Jewish life, for today and the next generation.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Bellingham, WA
serving all college students in Whatcom County (WWU, BTC, WCC)
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Bellevue, WA
The Eastside Torah Center – Chabad of Bellevue (ETC) is your source for everything Jewish on the Eastside.

The ETC is a small and diverse community composed of Jews of all religious and cultural backgrounds located right in suburban Bellevue. We are open 365 days of the year, ready to facilitate your educational, social, and spiritual needs. Browse the website to learn more about the broad spectrum of programs and services we offer our. Welcome to the ETC!
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Port Angeles, WA
The Congregation Olympic B’nai Shalom (COBS) serves the North Olympic Peninsula’s Jewish Community and provides Jewish services in Sequim Washington and Jewish services in Port Angeles Washington as well as for people living in Joyce Washington, Forks Washington, and points between. We are a member of the Union for Reform Judaism.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Kirkland, WA
Chabad of Kirkland Jewish for Life Center, Proudly servicing the Jewish community of Kirkland and North East-side area
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
Chabad-Lubavitch is a philosophy, a movement, and an organization. It is considered to be the most dynamic force in Jewish life today.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Newcastle, WA
Beit Tikvah is part of a world-wide movement of Messianic congregations who worship Yeshua as the Messiah in the context of Jewish life and culture. The name means "House of Hope" in Hebrew.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
For over 70 years, the Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Northwest Regional Office has provided services and resources to the five states of Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, and Alaska. ADL’s Pacific Northwest Region is dedicated to combating hate, promoting civil rights and securing fair and just treatment for everyone in our communities.

The office is located in Seattle, Washington and is led by staff and a dedicated Advisory Board of committed community leaders and volunteers.

In the Pacific Northwest region, we deliver programs that promote diversity and respect in schools, train law enforcement on hate crimes and bias, advocate for civil rights legislation, and help members of the community handle incidents of discrimination and bias.


Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Community Focus
Middle East
Location
Kirkland, WA
A Coptic Orthodox Church with services for the Greater Seattle Area
Community Focus
Middle East, Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
Be’er Sheva, Israel and Seattle, Washington together make the world more connected through our Sister City Program.
Community Focus
Middle East, Northern Africa
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle Arab Festival is nonprofit cultural organization working to foster a deeper understanding of the Arab world, and to cultivate an appreciation for the richness and vibrancy of Arab culture, through educational programs and community outreach events.
Community Focus
Middle East, Multicultural
Location
Nadira has become one of the most passionate, elegant and dynamic Middle Eastern performers in the U.S. Having graced many audiences throughout the U.S., Canada, Turkey, Egypt and abroad, her dance is graceful, seamless and multi-faceted.
Community Focus
Middle East, Multicultural
Location
Mirabai is an engaging, soulful entertainer and a gifted belly dance artist who energizes her audiences! Her devotion to the dance, love of her audiences, and exquisite artistry make her a beloved dancer, entertainer, choreographer and teacher.
Community Focus
Middle East
Location
Seattle
The Middle East Center is a comprehensive National Resource Center (NRC) funded by the United States Department of Education. It is the oldest, continuously funded National Resource Center at the University of Washington. The Center also serves as the conduit for partnerships beyond the University that enhance and strengthen Americans’ understanding of the Middle East.
Community Focus
Middle East
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.