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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
Native American/First Nations
Location
Forks, WA
The Hoh River (chalak’At’sit, meaning “the southern river”). The river itself is focal in Hoh tribal identity and folk-history and in traditional economic patterns.
Community Focus
Native American/First Nations
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
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
Southeast Asia
Location
Bellevue, WA
Indian-American Community Services (IACS) formerly known as India Association of Western Washington (IAWW), is the longest-serving Indian community based organization in the Pacific Northwest. Secular and volunteer-driven, the IACS works to connect and empower the Asian-Indian community through programs, services, and advocacy for people of all ages and all life stages. As a result, the IACS is able to involve its full community in ways that incorporate and respect cultural traditions and values.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Pacific/Pacific Islander, East Asia, South Asia, Southern Europe, Central America, Multicultural, Southeast Asia, Latin America, South America
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
South Asia
Location
Seattle, WA
South Asian Bar Association of Washington is an organization of South Asian legal professionals in Washington State dedicated to providing access to legal resources and support for issues relevant to the South Asian community.
Community Focus
Chicano-Latino, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central Asia, Middle East, Pacific/Pacific Islander, 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
African American/Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Passageways (CP) is a Seattle based nonprofit founded in 2017 with a vision for zero youth incarceration. As a felony diversion and prevention program, CP is leading the way in reimagining and actively creating an alternative to today’s criminal legal system.
Community Focus
African American/Black, Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
The Loren Miller Bar Association (LMBA) is a Washington statewide organization and the local affiliate of the National Bar Association (NBA), which is the oldest minority bar and the largest organization of African-American attorneys in the United States.
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
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
Chicano-Latino, Central America, Latin America, North America, South America
Location
Seattle, WA
Casa Latina advances the power and well-being of Latino immigrants through employment, education, and community organizing. Our Education Program, Day Worker Center, Workers' Defense Committee, and the Leadership Program are all focused on giving the training, knowledge and support needed for our constituents to move toward greater self-sufficiency.

Casa Latina was founded in 1994 to empower Seattle’s Latino immigrants by providing them educational and economic opportunities, giving people the tools they need to work, live, support their families, and contribute to the Seattle community.
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
Western Europe (includes Central)
Location
Seattle, WA
Honorary Consulate of Germany in Washington and Montana
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
Gender Justice League is a Washington State gender and sexuality civil and human rights organization headquartered in Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
Eastern Africa
Location
Seattle, WA
ECS envisions a vibrant and active Ethiopian Community in the Puget Sound area. Our aim is to preserve our rich Ethiopian heritage and to ensure that all members are actively involved and share mutual respect.
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.
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Community Focus
Eastern Africa
Location
Seattle, WA
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Community Focus
Western Europe (includes Central)
Location
Seattle, WA
The UK Government Office in Seattle works to promote business, economic and political ties with Washington State.