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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Africa, Eastern Africa, Northern Africa, Southern Africa, Western Africa
Location
SeaTac, WA
To provide opportunities for African Diaspora immigrant and refugee communities, families, and individuals in South King County to attain health and housing stability, economic development, high-quality education, and referrals to legal services.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA

TeamChild provides free civil legal advocacy and community education to help youth involved in the juvenile court system secure the education, healthcare, housing and other support they need to achieve positive outcomes in their lives.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
The Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers is an association made up of attorneys practicing criminal defense law in Washington State, along with related professionals.
Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Edmonds, WA
The Korean Community Service Center is a non-profit organization founded by volunteers in 1983. KCSC strives for the betterment of the Korean Community as a whole as well as surrounding communities by providing community and social services for the Korean American population in the state of Washington. KCSC is committed to empowering educating and inspiring Korean American youth and families through counseling, education, and other services. KCSC provides bilingual and cultural services to Korean families.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
We are advocates for kids. We use grassroots advocacy, strategic communications and lobbying to make policy work for kids. Join us!
Community Focus
South Asia
Location
Federal Way, WA
Community Focus
African American/Black
Location
Tacoma, WA
The NAACP education committee strives to ensure that all students have access to an equal and high-quality education by eliminating education-related racial andethnic disparities in our public schools. Through advocacy training, policy development and guidance, building collaborative networks, and direct action, the National Education program works to assure an equitable start for all Americans.
Community Focus
African American/Black
Location
Seattle
For over a century, the Seattle Martin Luther King Jr. County Branch of the NAACP has been promoting the dream of equality and opportunity for all.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Asia, Middle East, East Asia, South Asia, Central America, Multicultural, Southeast Asia, Northern Africa, Latin America
Location
Seattle, WA
OneAmerica is the largest immigrant and refugee advocacy organization in Washington State, organizing with and advocating for diverse communities including Latinx, African, and Asian.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
South Asia, Multicultural
Location
Bellevue, WA
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Central America, Latin America, North America, South America
Location
Washington DC, DC
With approximately 132,000 members throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, LULAC is the largest and oldest Hispanic organization in the United States. LULAC advances the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, housing, health and civil rights of Hispanic Americans through community-based programs operating at more than 1,000 LULAC councils nationwide. The organization involves and serves all Hispanic nationality groups.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Central America, Latin America, North America, South America
Location
Seattle, WA
El Centro de la Raza strives to use social, cultural, educational, economic and civic activities as vehicles to bring together peoples of all races and refuses to separate our nation’s economic model from the historic tragedy of racism, poverty, and war.
Community Focus
East Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Serves Washington, Northern Idaho (Idaho county and nine northernmost counties), Montana.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
Kingston, WA
Nux Sklai Yem or Strong People, are descendants of the Salish people who have been well-established in the Puget Sound basin and surrounding areas since 2400 B.C.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
Location
Lapwai, ID
The Nimiipuu people have always resided and subsisted on lands that included the present-day Nez Perce Reservation in north-central Idaho. Today, the Nez Perce Tribe is a federally recognized tribal nation with more than 3,500 citizens.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
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
Jewish
Location
Seattle, WA
For over 70 years, the Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Northwest Regional Office has provided services and resources to the five states of Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, and Alaska. ADL’s Pacific Northwest Region is dedicated to combating hate, promoting civil rights and securing fair and just treatment for everyone in our communities.

The office is located in Seattle, Washington and is led by staff and a dedicated Advisory Board of committed community leaders and volunteers.

In the Pacific Northwest region, we deliver programs that promote diversity and respect in schools, train law enforcement on hate crimes and bias, advocate for civil rights legislation, and help members of the community handle incidents of discrimination and bias.


Community Focus
Multicultural, Southeast Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
Kandelia, previously known as VFA, is a nonprofit community organization providing direct programs, opportunities, and tools to address systemic inequities so immigrant and refugee families and communities can thrive without having to compromise values, heritage or ethnicity. Leveraging our convener model and years of experience rooted in the Vietnamese community, we center youth in our work—championing and building them up so they can be their full authentic selves.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Middle East, Central America, Multicultural, Latin America, North America, South America
Location
Burien, WA
To work with & for the community.