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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Sacramento, CA
Asian Language TV (Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, South Asian, Vietnamese)
Community Focus
East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Founded in 1981, the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a non-profit professional and educational organization with more than 1,600 members.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
At Crosscut, we believe that an informed public is essential to solving the challenges of our time. As the Pacific Northwest’s independent, reader-supported, nonprofit news site, Crosscut strives to provide readers with the facts and analysis they need to intelligently participate in civic discourse, and to create a more just, equitable and sustainable society. Crosscut is a service of Cascade Public Media.
Community Focus
African American/Black
Location
Seattle, WA
The Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) is housed in the historic Colman School building (built in 1909) which overlooks a beautiful, sprawling green park, named after rock legend, Jimi Hendrix, in the heart of Seattle’s Central District. See ongoing virtual series: Historians on Hope. Each week, NAAM features words of hope from notable African American historians in our #HistoriansOnHope virtual series. We invite you to share these graphics on your favorite social media platforms. Be sure to tag us at @naamnw!
Community Focus
Sub-Saharan Africa, African American/Black, Central Africa, Eastern Africa, Northern Africa, Southern Africa, Western Africa
Location
Seattle, WA
One Vibe Entertainment engages all aspects of the community in creating and actualizing a cultural vision embracing diversity and sustainability.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations, Global Indigenous
Location
Seedcast is a story centered podcast, produced by Nia Tero, where we dig up, nurture, and root stories of the Indigenous experience from around the world.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Jack Straw Cultural Center is the Northwest's only non-profit multidisciplinary audio arts center. A community-based resource since 1962, we provide a production facility that is unlike any other in the region for local artists who work creatively with sound.
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Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander
Location
Hawaii Radio Connection features Hawaiian Music, Community Information, and News.
Community Focus
Northern Europe/Scandinavia, Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, North America
Location
SEATTLE, WA
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Community Focus
Pacific/Pacific Islander
Location
Gig harbor, WA
Pacific 'Ohana Foundation helps perpetuate, preserve, and protect the rich culture of the Pacific Basin communities and the relationships among them. We honor people’s cultural values to make this a better world for all.
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Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Latin America
Location
Seattle, WA
Latino Northwest Communications is the most experienced bilingual company in the Pacific Northwest providing HD video production services in Spanish and English. At Latino Northwest Communications we truly find joy in what we do. Our goal is to use this passion to enrich our community through providing the best quality and services in every television program, feature story, documentary and educational, corporate or promotional video we produce.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Education based television is the focus of SCCtv cable. Daytime cable programming on weekdays is often tied directly to the coursework of instructors at Seattle Community Colleges. SCCtv also airs and produces community focused programming and originates a number of regular program series including Remarkable People with Jean Walkenshaw, Professor Fred's Movie Marvels and Centuries of Great Music with Orchestra Seattle. Many of these shows and more are archived and served on demand at www.scctv.net.
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Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
Toppenish, WA
Upon central Washington's plateau and along the Columbia River reside tribal people called the Yakama's. The Cascade mountains shelter this central portion from marine showers. The rolling foothills and Yakima River are the eastern border. The tribal people comprising the Yakama Nation have lived in this area since the beginning of time. They used the entire land base, from the lowlands around the Columbia River to the snow-peaked Cascade Mountains.
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.