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Directory

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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
The MLK Business Association was formed in 2008 to organize and promote the businesses along MLK. Our vision is to foster a “strong, vibrant, and culturally diverse business community that is a destination, second to none, in the Pacific Northwest.”
Community Focus
BIPOC, Indigenous, Latinx, Black
Location
Portland, OR
NAMC Oregon is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1969, to address the needs and concerns of minority contractors. NAMC-OR focuses on construction industry issues common to Black, Indigenous, Latinx, and other communities of color in construction.
Community Focus
Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Black Dot is a multi-purpose cultural space for creative entrepreneurs.
Community Focus
Cambodian
Location
Tukwila, WA
Building a strong Cambodian American Community in Washington State by connecting organizations, businesses and individuals.
Community Focus
Hispanic
Location
Yakima, WA
Community Focus
Asian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese
Location
Seattle, WA
The Chinatown-International District Business Improvement Area (CIDBIA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit tasked to improve the economic vitality of Seattle's historic Chinatown-International District. CIDBIA focuses on sanitation services, public safety coordination, marketing and events, and advocacy for small businesses to create a clean, safe, and welcoming neighborhood.
Community Focus
Latinx
Location
Portland, OR
Portland Mercado is a community of more than 16 permanent businesses in our public market and Comcast Plaza and many more in our incubator kitchen - bringing together diverse cultures through food, art and entertainment.
Community Focus
African, African American, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
One stop shop for businesses, events and experiences related to Black community and African diaspora in Seattle metro.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Waterfront Park is the joint effort of the City of Seattle’s Office of the Waterfront and Civic Projects, Friends of Waterfront Seattle, and Seattle Parks and Recreation. Friends of Waterfront Seattle is the nonprofit partner to the City of Seattle responsible for helping to fund, build, steward, and program the park — today and into the future.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, For All, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Business Impact NW grows businesses to help local communities thrive through access to capital, classes, and coaching.
Community Focus
Jamestown S’Klallam, Native American
Location
Sequim, WA
The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe is one of 566 American Indian and Alaska Native Tribes in the United States of America. The Tribe shares a common history, territory and political rights with its sister Tribes the Lower Elwha Klallam and Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribes. The S’Klallam people have lived on the north shores of the Olympic Peninsula since time immemorial.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Kent, WA
Historic Downtown Kent offers residents and visitors a charming variety of shops, restaurants, parks, gathering places and community events including Kent Cornucopia Days, the Farmers Market, and Winterfest.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
The World Affairs Council was founded in 1951 with the goal of advancing global understanding and engagement throughout greater Seattle. Our platform connects civic, academic, corporate, and individual members around world issues.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Eighth Generation is a Native-owned and operated company based in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
American, Australian, Chilean, Finnish, Japanese, Mongolian, Russian, South Korean
Location
Bellingham, WA
The Bellingham Sister Cities Association is a community based organization providing opportunities for local residents to develop relationships and build a sense of community with the people of the world. We seek to promote intercultural understandings, economic and tourism ties, and world peace. This is accomplished through cultural and athletic exchanges, educational programs, and community events.
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Clinton, WA
Here in the North West, the native spirit is strong and enduring.
Community Focus
Chinese
Location
Seattle, WA
Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) in the United States was established for the purpose of promoting and strengthening economic, cultural, educational and other bilateral ties between the United States and the Republic of China (Taiwan)