The mission of the Armenian Cultural Association of Washington | Հայ Մշակութային Միութիւն is to preserve and perpetuate the Armenian culture and heritage in all aspects of life through the enhancement of its language, education, art, music, dance, literature, singing, theater, and sports.


The Armenian Cultural Association of Washington (ACAWA) is a 501 (c)(3) Registered Non-Profit Organization founded 1989 in Seattle, Washington.  Its board and members are volunteers who donate their time and much more to ensure the Armenian culture and heritage is preserved and perpetuated.

The ACAWA relies on donations of time and money in order to fulfill its sacred mission to the local Armenian community.  All donations are tax-deductible.  ACAWA is also eligible for corporate matching programs, such as with Boeing, Microsoft, etcetera.


The ACAWA meets regularly at the Northwest Arts Center (9825 NE 24th Street, Bellevue, WA 98004) the second Saturday of every month for activities promoting cultural awareness and to enhance our social consciousness.

For details regarding ACAWA events, visit our ‘Upcoming Events‘ section for updated event information.  Also, find more information via our social media site with links in the right margin.

ACAWAinfo@gmail.com    |    206.486.ACA1 (2221)