Who we are

Over 90 organizations and tribes, led by and working in communities of color, came together from across Washington State to form Washington Community Alliance. We are governed by leaders of color representing more than a dozen of our member organizations across the state.

Staff and advisors

Kamau Chege

Kamau Chege

he/him

Director

Denisse Guerrero

Denisse Guerrero

she/her

Field Organizer

Monique Meissner

Monique Meissner

she/her

Project Manager

Cherry Cayabyab

Cherry Cayabyab

she/her

Strategic Advisor, KAYA Strategik

Board

Caty Johnson

Nuestra Casa

Laura Armstrong

La Casa Hogar

Faviola Lopez

Raiz of Planned Parenthood

Fernanda Mazcot

Raiz of Planned Parenthood

Floribert Mubalama

Congolese Integration Network

George Cheung

More Equitable Democracy

Heather Villanueva

More Equitable Democracy

Fernando Luna

Entre Hermanos

Lucy Gitau

Northwest Kenyan Community Association

Najma Osman

CAIR-Washington

Oskar Zambrano

Latino Community Fund

Lilliane Ballesteros

Latino Community Fund

Rick Polintan

APACEvotes

Susan Balbas

Na’ah Illahee Fund

Shomya Tripathy

ACRS

Member organizations

Map of members

Central

APIC-Yakima

Nuestra Casa

Yakima PRIDE

CHWMR

Tri-Cities LULAC

La Casa Hogar

Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network

Latino Community Fund

Wenatchee CAFÉ

East King

Eastside Refugee and Immigrant Coalition

Muslim Community and Neighborhood Association

Middle Eastern North Africa Coalition

Eastern

Carl Maxey Center

Latinos in Spokane

NAACP Spokane

OUT Spokane

Raiz of Planned Parenthood

Spokane Ministerial Alliance

Northwest

APACEvotes

Community to Community

Korean Community Service Center

Latinos Educational Training Institute

Seattle

Asian Counseling and Referral Services

Casa Latina

El Centro de la Raza

Entre Hermanos

Equal Rights WA

Eritrean Association of Greater Seattle

Ethiopian Community in Seattle

LGBTQ Allyship

More Equitable Democracy

Na’ah Illahee Fund

North American Post Publishing Co.

OneAmerica

Organización Centroamericano

Somali Family Safety Taskforce

Somos Seattle

Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle

South King

African Community Housing and Development

Council on American-Islamic Relations WA

Channel ATV

CIRCC

Congolese Integration Network

Federal Way Black Collective

Iraqi Community Center of WA

Living Well Kent Collaborative

NW Kenyan Community Association

Para Los Niños de Highline

South King Youth Engagement Coalition

Teenagers Plus

WA Sin Fronteras

Wakulima

WA State Coalition of African Community Leaders

South Sound

APIC-South Puget Sound

Asian Pacific Cultural Center

Gambian Talents Promotions

Khmer Anti-deportation Advocacy Group

Latinx Unidos of South Sound

People Empowerment and Renewal Services

PNW Ugandan American Association

People of Color Community Coalition

Political Destiny

Tacoma Urban League

Southwest

Noble Foundation

Our Place – Nuestra Casa Multicultural Center

Pasitos Gigantes

SW WA Communities United for Change

Na'ah Illahee Fund Grantees

Washington Community Alliance works in partnership with Na’ah Illahee Fund to organize and engage with Native-led organizations and tribes.

Alottees & Quinault

Haida Heritage

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women WA

Nooksack Indian Tribe

Spokane Tribe of Indians

Tlingit & Haida WA Chapter

Spokane Tribe of Indians

UQ Canoe Family

American Indian Community Center

Hazel Pete Institute of Chehalis Basketry

Native Action Network

Port Gamble S’Klallam

Swinomish Indian Tribal Community

United Indians of All Tribes Foundation

WWC/Whitney Lewis

Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe

Native Unite in Journey

Quinault Indian Tribe

Ta Alunauw Canoe Club

Unkitawa

Yakama Nation

Cowlitz Indian Tribe

Ndn Girl Spirit Boy Creations

Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe

Tana Stobs Canoe Family

Upper Skagit Indian Tribe