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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
For All
Location
Anchorage, AK
Community Focus
For All, Multicultural
Location
Tacoma, WA
The Sister Cities Council of Tacoma advances Tacoma as a global city and promotes peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation through citizen diplomacy – one individual, one community at a time – for the benefit of Tacoma and its sister cities.

To accomplish its mission, The Sister Cities Council of Tacoma develops programs in the areas of cultural arts and tourism, global education, government relations, and international business.
Community Focus
Culture, South European, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), South American, Central American, European, Latinx, Portugese, Spanish
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle Latino Film Festival is a nonprofit organization that discovers and presents independent films, documentaries and short films from Ibero & Latin-American countries.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, East Asian, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, South American, American (US), Central American, Asian, Black, Latinx, Jewish, Japanese, Native American, Settler
Location
Seattle, WA
Living Voices is a nationally touring educational theatre bringing life to history through the power of live theatre, video, and personal discussion
Community Focus
Culture, Día de los Muertos Highlight, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), South American, Central American, Latinx
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
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All, Queer
Location
Seattle, WA
We provide access to films by, for, and about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people and their families, and a forum for LGBTQ+ filmmakers to share and discuss their work with audiences. We curate themed screenings throughout the year and produce programs in partnership with other arts, cultural, and service delivery organizations in the Greater Seattle area.
Community Focus
Culture, Asian, West Asian, Turkish
Location
Seattle, WA
Inaugurated in 2012 by the TACAWA Film Committee, Seattle Turkish Film Festival has become one of the most admired and venerated events of the Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington. The film festival is a non-profit, volunteer-driven event, committed to bringing the best of Turkish films to Seattle in an effort to provide an international platform for talented filmmakers working in both short and feature length formats to showcase their work. ​
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, Women
Location
Seattle, WA
Sankofa Film Society-a gathering ground for cultural investigation, compassionate conversation on a multitude of subjects, critical, social and celebratory
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Asian, Asian American
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF) showcases feature-length and short format films by and about Asian Americans across North America, with an emphasis on filmmakers from the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Queer, Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
queer, mixed, 1st gen American filmmaker/artist/activist/writer/mama who believes in the power of story
Community Focus
North American, Culture, East Asian, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Asian, Japanese American, Japanese
Location
Bainbridge Island, WA
Welcome to the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community (BIJAC) website. As you explore this site you will learn about the history of our community on Bainbridge Island as well as our current activities that maintain community connections, celebrate diversity, and promote civil liberties education.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle-King County urban Indian community boasts a wide range of Native families. We are here to help support any urban Native that needs assistance.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Native American
Location
Spokane, WA
The Inland Northwest is home to a rich community of Native American artists, writers, filmmakers, and musicians. One Heart Native Arts & Film Festival celebrates their collective contributions to the cultural life of the region with a two-day festival at the Bing Crosby Theatre and the newly renovated Unfinished Space in downtown Spokane.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Indigenous, Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Culture, North American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Lhaq'temish / Lummi, Native American
Location
Bellingham, WA
Children of the Setting Sun Productions follows the Lummi Family tradition of Native Storytelling. By utilizing both traditional and modern art mediums, Setting Sun embraces the instructions left by great grandfather Frank Hillaire to keep the family culture alive.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Wa Na Wari creates space for ​Black ownership, possibility, and belonging ​through art, historic preservation, and connection. Wa Na Wari means "Our Home" in Kalabari. Co-founder, Inye Wokoma, is Kalabari through his father's lineage. The name Wa Na Wari evokes a sense of purpose and intention to remain present in a place we consider home.
Community Focus
Culture, North American, African American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Black
Location
Seattle, WA
BlackPast.org, an online reference center makes available a wealth of materials on African American history in one central location on the Internet. Blackpast is made possible by the content contributions of over 800 volunteers from six continents who give of their time and energy to bring this information to a global audience. Click on the images to read their stories or find them in the yellow tabs below in the three main categories: Academic, Independent, and Student. We need more volunteer content contributors.
Community Focus
Culture, Kanaka Maoli / Hawaiian, Polynesian, Oceania, Pasifika
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.
Community Focus
Culture, Asian, Kanaka Maoli / Hawaiian, Polynesian, Oceania, Pasifika
Location
Eugene, OR
Started in 2005 by Jason Mak & features juried films that support social justice themes and break the Asian American and Pacific Islander stereotypes
Community Focus
Culture, West European, European, French
Location
Seattle, WA
Share, Teach, Celebrate