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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
Our vibrant undergraduate program offers a wide range of programs including Shabbat, holiday, educational, cultural, social justice, and Israel-related offerings that attract Jewish students from a broad range of backgrounds.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Since AKCHO was incorporated in 1977, we have provided a nexus for both professionals and volunteers in the heritage and historic preservation communities throughout King County.
Community Focus
Caribbean
Location
Seattle, WA
Music is the universal language. We all respond to music with emotion and movement. And it is precisely because music elicits such a strong response that it is the perfect medium for bringing greater cultural and historical awareness to young audiences.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Port Angeles, WA
Arts Northwest is a premier performing arts service organization in the Western United States seeking to:

•Empower the world of the performing arts by providing services and products that meet needs and exceed expectations.
•Create and maintain an effective, productive and accessible network of performing arts professionals; presenters, artists, agents, vendors, and associates
•Champion the artistic, social, cultural, educational and economic vitality of our communities through the performing arts
•Provide excellent resources to our members
•Ensure organizational stability and strengthen our community of stakeholders
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe (includes Central), Sister Cities
Location
Seattle, WA
Always contact the Hungarian consulate before a visit since not every consulate in the United States offers visa and/or passport services.
Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle Washington State Korean Association is a cultural awareness organization based in Tukwila, WA that was founded in 2007.
Community Focus
Eastern Europe, Southern Europe
Location
Seattle, WA
As our very name states, the purpose of our Association is to cherish and present the cultural traditions of Bosnia and Herzegovina through a variety of artistic expressions, such as: folk dance, instrumental and vocal music, poetry, drama, film, painting, sculpture, handicrafts.
Community Focus
South Asia
Location
Bellevue, WA
Registered in 2003, Uttoron is an IRS 501(C)(3) non-profit organization of People of Bengal based in Greater Seattle area of Northwest USA. The word “Uttoron” means “UPLIFTMENT”. Uttoron undertakes and promotes social /cultural events unique to Bengal and India. It’s activities supports the uniqueness of the diverse US cultural canvas and help build a bridge between the east and the west. Uttoron’s activities spans adjacent cities like Bellevue, Redmond, Issaquah, Sammamish, Everett, Tacoma and Olympia and currently enjoy the participation of Bengalis coming from various regions of India and Bangladesh.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
La Conner, WA
The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community is a federally-recognized tribe that occupies the Swinomish Reservation in the state of Washington.
Community Focus
North America
Location
The Washington Society of Mayflower Descendants is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization of nearly 475 Mayflower ‘cousins’
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Refugees Northwest Foster Care (previously known as the Refugee & Immigrant Children’s Program) resettles unaccompanied minors in long-term foster homes in King and Snohomish Counties.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations, Multicultural
Location
Auburn, WA
A place to find information on ALL facets of leather: tooling, carving, stamping, dyeing, lacing, braiding, construction, and repair in the World Famous RawHide Gazette -- a newsletter ALL about leathercraft.
Community Focus
Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Africa, Eastern Africa
Location
Lynnwood, WA
Since our foundation in 1990, PNUAA aims at gathering, uniting and keeping together all Ugandans residing in the United States of, Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
Neah Bay, WA
Until historic times, the Makah Tribe was composed of five principal winter villages. The prehistoric population of the Makah was estimated to be between approximately 2000 – 4000 people. Today there are roughly 1500 living in and around Neah Bay. The five villages were located on the shores of the Pacific Ocean and the Strait of Juan de Fuca.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
Bonners Ferry, ID
Kootenai elders pass down the history of the beginning of time, which tells that the Kootenai people were created by Quilxka Nupika, the supreme being, and placed on earth to keep the Creator-Spirit’s Covenant – to guard and keep the land forever.
Community Focus
South America
Location
Seattle, WA
“Sonia Porras Dance Academy” inició sus actividades en la ciudad de Seattle, estado de Washington, en enero de 1994, bajo la dirección de la señora Sonia Porras de Niño de Guzmán, Pentacampeona Nacional-Mundial de Marinera y Profesora de danzas Peruanas con muchos años de experiencia, trayectoria artística y cultural a nivel mundial. Durante todos estos años, la Academia y su grupo de Danzas han desarrollado un trabajo artístico valiosísimo al mostrar con mucho orgullo el arte y la cultura de nuestro querido país.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Olympia, WA
The Arc of Washington State’s mission is to advocate for the rights and full participation of all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Mercer Island, WA
1) Maintaining the Jewish Archives at the University of Washington. 2) Presenting programs, workshops and exhibits that highlight the life and culture of the Jewish people and communities in Washington. 3) Collecting heirlooms, artifacts and oral histories for a future Jewish museum. 4) Conducting tours of Jewish landmarks in Seattle. 5) Publishing interesting books about Washington State Jewish history that are meaningful and relevant.
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Community Focus
Southeast Asia
Location
Shoreline, WA