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Together, we can create a more equitable Washington state where every community can realize its fullest potential.

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Communities Rise fosters movements to build power in communities impacted by systemic oppression.

To create an equitable system, we pursue cross-sector collaboration, and provide capacity building and legal services for community organizations and microenterprises.

What We Do

Nonprofits & Community-Based Organizations

Our legal services, cohort programs, technical support, and learning opportunities transform small organizations.

Small Businesses

We connect new small businesses with the support they need to grow and build a sustainable business.


Offer your grant writing and legal skills to help us build strong communities.

Funding Partners

Work with us to ensure those funding the nonprofit sector view their work through an equity lens.

Join Us In Person & Online


Our trainings, workshops, and clinics help your nonprofit grow stronger.


Keep up-to-date with the work we do and events you can benefit from.