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Northwest Folklife is a Seattle treasure. We strengthen our communities through participatory arts and multi-cultural practices that spark the imagination, encourage intergenerational transfer of knowledge, and promote social engagement and world peace right here, in our big neighborhood. Would you like to join us in this exciting enterprise? You can choose from a variety of different options to support our programs and help us keep the magic of Folklife going.

To donate by mail, please make your check payable to: Attn: Development, Northwest Folklife, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA 98109

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For questions about making a charitable gift to Northwest Folklife, contact Natalie Meek, Development Coordinator, at or (206) 648-7300. Northwest Folklife is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax ID # 91-1311548. Donations to Northwest Folklife are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.


The Northwest Folklife Festival is one of the last free-sanding, all accessible community folk celebrations left in America? We cannot take it for granted and your support is necessary. Please take a moment to renew your support. Learn more about the values that drive Northwest Folklife, the term folklife,’ and our community-power.