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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Alaskan Native, Indigenous, Native American
Location
Friday Harbor, WA
The Indigenous Education Institute (IEI) was created for the preservation and contemporary application of ancient Indigenous traditional knowledge.
Community Focus
American, Asian
Location
Seattle, WA
"NAAAP" stands for the National Association of Asian American Professionals. To NAAAP is to learn, to grow, to give, to share, to build, to mentor, to be mentored, to lead. To NAAAP is a lifelong process. Come NAAAP with us.
Community Focus
Latinx
Location
La Sala is a collective formed to coalesce and mobilize the growing Latino/Latina arts community of the Seattle/Bellevue and surrounding districts.
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Olympia, WA
The Governor's Office of Indian Affairs serves as liaison between state and tribal governments in an advisory, resource, consultation, and educational capacity.
Community Focus
Irish
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle Gaels, a program of the Irish Heritage Club of Seattle, endeavors to promote the Irish Sports of Gaelic Football, Hurling, and Camogie to Men, Women and Youth in the pacific northwest.
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
​​Red Eagle Soaring (RES) is a Seattle-based 501(c)(3) serving urban Native American youth ages 10-19 with free programming integrating contemporary theatre and traditional Native performing arts. RES engages Native youth and their families in critical discussions about the issues affecting their lives and provides a cultural peer group in which to build confidence, identity, and community.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle's Latino LGBTQ organization
Community Focus
For All
Location
Burien, WA
We capture the stories of the Highline region to create exhibits, public programs, and educational programs that enrich our cultural connections.
Community Focus
Iraqi
Location
Kent, WA
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing services focused on providing culturally and linguistically competent social services to Iraqi refugees in Washington State to obtain Self-sufficiency and make a successful transition to the life in America.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Bellevue, WA
Temple B’nai Torah offers an inclusive home for Reform Jews and interfaith families in a diverse and vibrant community with the mission of Building an Inclusive Sacred Community of Reform Jews.
Community Focus
Settler
Location
Seattle, WA
We promote local heritage through education, preservation, and advocacy.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Women, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Ida L. Jackson brought the presence of Alpha Kappa Alpha to the American West Coast in 1921, chartering Rho Chapter at the University of California Berkley. On August 1, 1933, Beta Theta Chapter was chartered in Seattle, Washington at the Tacoma, Washington home of Sadie McIver. Beta Theta consisted of both undergraduate and graduate members.

By 1948, there were enough members in Beta Theta Chapter to form a second chapter, which would be named Delta Upsilon Omega – the first graduate chapter in Washington State.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Coupeville, WA
Ebey’s Reserve is a twenty-four square mile mosaic of working farms, trails, residential streets, waterways, and hedgerows that frame the nationally significant historic structures and iconic landscape. The Reserve, on Central Whidbey Island in Washington State, is an intricate patchwork of old and new – an evolving community honoring its heritage.
Community Focus
African
Location
Portland, OR
Community Focus
For All
Location
Colville, WA
The Heritage Network is dedicated to preserving and promoting the historical resources within its membership and their representative communities.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Stanley, ID
The Sawtooth Interpretive & Historical Association (SIHA) is a member-based organization that was established as a cooperating association in 1972 when the Sawtooth National Recreation Area was established by Congress. It operates in cooperation with the Sawtooth and Salmon-Challis National Forests. It is certified by the State of Idaho as a non-profit corporation with section 501(c) 3, IRS-approved status.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Stanley, ID
The Stanley Historical Museum is located on State Highway 75, near the confluence of Valley Creek and the Salmon River. Located in historic Valley Creek Ranger Station, the Museum displays photographs and artifacts depicting the early days in the Sawtooth Valley, and offers a glimpse of pioneer life in this not-so-gentle landscape. The Museum is open daily, 11 am to 5 pm, from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Wellspring Family Services exists to end family homelessness by preventing it before it happens and intervening early when it does.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Washington Farmland Trust protects and stewards threatened farmland across the state. We keep land in production by making it accessible to a new generation of farmers.