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Nonprofit Association of Washington

Nonprofit Association of Washington

Nonprofit Association of Washington (NAWA) convenes a powerful network of nonprofit organizations across Washington State to learn, advocate, and collaborate so that nonprofits can achieve their missions.

Seattle, WA 98144-2009

Contact

Laura Pierce
Direct line: (855) 299-2922

Expertise

Advocacy

  • Community organizing
  • Registered lobbyist

Associations, Networks, & Other Groups

Educational Programs & Resource Centers

  • Seminars/workshops/trainings

About Nonprofit Association of Washington

As the state association for nonprofits, Nonprofit Association of Washington (NAWA) convenes a powerful network of nonprofit organizations across Washington State to learn, advocate, and collaborate so that nonprofits can achieve their missions.

Through participation in our network, nonprofits (staff, board, and volunteers) become more sustainable and effective. Stronger nonprofits contribute to healthy, collaborative, economically vital, and civically engaged communities. Many of our state’s most effective nonprofits are members of the Nonprofit Association of Washington. Join us today!

What we do:

Learn
• Teach foundations of nonprofit management and leadership
• Develop innovative and relevant curricula, tools, and workshops
• Share information and connect people with resources
• Actively model and promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and access
• Build nonprofit capacity

Advocate
• Amplify nonprofit voices
• Lobby for a positive policy climate for all types of nonprofits
• Use stories and data to communicate the value of nonprofits
• Partner with government and philanthropy to advance equity
• Work for justice and lead in dismantling white supremacy

Collaborate
• Convene meaningful gatherings
• Host affinity groups and online community
• Facilitate cross-sector dialogue
• Engage community in an equitable and truly inclusive way
• Listen and build genuine relationships

NAWA is a tireless advocate for the nonprofit sector and is trusted by legislators and nonprofits around the state. We provide crucial trainings, materials, and other learning opportunities to expand the skills and knowledge of you and your team. NAWA is also a reliable resource for best practices for nonprofits, and our expansive member discount programs will save your organization time and money. Join us as a member organization today!

Background Info.

Subsector Experience

  • Nonprofit sector issues

Fee Structure

  • Membership dues
  • Sliding scale

Professional Affiliations / Licenses

  • National Council of Nonprofits

County Availability

  • All WA Counties

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