Like most nonprofits, the Washington State Jewish Historical Society relies on community support to sustain its programs, exhibits, activities, publications, outreach and operations. The Society needs and welcomes contributions and grants from individuals, families, foundations, and corporations. You can generously support keeping the stories of our past a part of our future.
The Jewish Archives document the fascinating history of Jews and Jewish communities in Washington State, beginning with the first settlers in 1853. Explore the treasures stored in our archives now! Read more.
Introducing our newest project, Passport to Washington. The WSJHS is capturing a variety of journey stories from Jewish residents throughout Washington. Learn more.
We're nothing without you! The WSJHS relies heavily on the efforts of our volunteers to put on programs, publish books, maintain our archives, and plan events. Find out how you can help. Read more.