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Organization
Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
BIPOC, LGBTQ, For All
Location
A civic organization that focus on volunteerism, building community, and developing leaders with an anti-racist lens.
Community Focus
Hispanic, Women
Location
Sunnyside, WA
Nuestra Casa provides education to adult immigrants and promotes civic engagement.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
The Potlatch Fund is a Native-led non-profit that provides grants and leadership development to Tribal Nations in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Nevada.
Community Focus
LGBTQ, For All, Multicultural, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
The Sanctuary Art Center is a collection of art studios designed to connect homeless and under-served youth populations with employment internships and artistic programs in a variety of creative disciplines.
Community Focus
American, Japanese
Location
Seattle, WA
The exceptional pioneers who sustained our organization during one of the most difficult periods in US history laid a strong foundation for the work of future generations of Japanese Americans who believe strongly in the principles of justice, equality and fair play.
Community Focus
Hispanic
Location
Seattle, WA
SHPE was founded in Los Angeles, California, in 1974 by a group of engineers employed by the city of Los Angeles. Their objective was to form a national organization of professional engineers to serve as role models in the Hispanic community.
Community Focus
American, Slovenian
Location
Issaquah, WA
Community Focus
Iranian
Location
Seattle, WA
The Iranian American Community Alliance is a Seattle-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-religious, and non-political organization, working to unite, strengthen, and mobilize the Iranian American community and serve the greater Seattle area.
Community Focus
Multicultural
Location
Mt. Vernon, WA
Student Equity & Inclusion Services assists traditionally under-represented students achieve academic success through counseling and programming activities. Our programs facilitate student success by fostering and sustaining an inclusive campus community. Our goal is to develop programs and resources that promote multicultural and social justice awareness, education and appreciation for diversity. We support a welcoming, safe and constructive environment for all students.
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Spokane, WA
Salish School of Spokane is a Washington State non-profit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors. We offer Salish immersion school in the City of Spokane.
Community Focus
African
Location
Seattle, WA
Is to be the home for all African community organizations in Washington state. We are the place for collaboration and nurturing strong community voices. Our 26+ member organizations have a platform here for sharing information, resources, and ideas to better serve our communities. 1 - We strive to increase civic engagement through advocacy. 2- We are committed to fostering economic empowerment. 3 - We increase 2020 US Census awareness and drive voter registration. 5 - We maintain a healthy relationship with our funders.
Community Focus
American, Women, Indian
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
Hispanic, Latinx
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
Día de los Muertos Highlight, Latinx
Location
Spokane, WA
HBPA's mission is to promote and serve Hispanic/Latino cultural, business, professional, and educational interests in the Inland Northwest.

HBPA's vision is to connect members to the community to build professional and personal relationships. HBPA seeks to offer professional development opportunities, provide access to resources, develop cultural education and increase community involvement.
Community Focus
Día de los Muertos Highlight, Latinx
Location
Normandy Park, WA
ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals For America) was the first national Latino professional association in the United States, established in Los Angeles in 1972. Throughout our 47-year history we have experienced steady growthand demonstrated consistent value. ALPFA continues to build upon its proud legacy with a mission: To empower and develop Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the global economy.
Community Focus
African American, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Seattle resident and nationally known early childhood educator, Ms. Bunny Wilburn (1922-2014) founded BCDI-Seattle in the early 70’s. The first major initiative was National Black Child Development Institute’s (NBCDI) community Child Development Associate project to promote and advocate for the professional development of childcare providers.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Welcome to the Global Business Center (GBC) at the University of Washington Foster School of Business. Our mission is to develop global business expertise by hosting and sponsoring outstanding international education initiatives. As home to one of only 15 federally-funded Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), the GBC works in partnership with the U.S. Department of Education to contribute to the international understanding and competitiveness. See what’s happening and get involved with GBC!
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
"Building a Community of Diverse Global Leaders."
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Think Tank. Incubator. Change Agency. CEL cultivates leadership and advances social change through collective networks and dialogues.