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Join us for the biggest celebration in NWIRP history

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35th Anniversary Gala | Friday, May 17th 2019 | The Westin Seattle


In 1984, a group of activists gathered in Seattle to fight for justice and legal protection for immigrants. Their efforts were the beginning of Northwest Immigrant Rights Project. Today, NWIRP has grown into one of the largest immigrant rights organizations in the United States, serving tens of thousands of immigrants throughout Washington and across the country. On May 17th, we will be celebrating our 35-year history with over 1,200 of our closest friends. We hope to see you there.


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Event Accessibility – We strive to ensure our events are accessible to all. Individuals with any accessibility requirements, requests, or questions are encouraged to contact our Donor Relations and Events Coordinator, Rebecca Neff Brown, at rebecca@nwirp.org or 206-957-8641. The gala is wheelchair accessible and will include access to gender neutral bathrooms.

Sponsors – Want to become an event sponsor? Learn more at this link.

Table Captains – Want to become a table captain? Review our table captain guide and then send an email to rebecca@nwirp.org.


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Defender Sponsor

Microsoft Logo 2018

Advocate Sponsors

AILA Washington Chapter
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Expedia, Inc.
Gibbs Houston Pauw
International Families Justice Coalition (IFJC)
Law Office of Shara Svendsen
Perkins Coie, LLP


Ally Sponsors

Cowan Miller & Lederman
Garvey Shubert Barer
Kilpatrick Townshend
Latino Northwest Communications
McNaul Ebel Nawrot & Helgren
SEIU Local 925
SYL Foundation
UFCW Local 21
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation


Friend Sponsors

Barron Smith Daugert, PLLC
Carney & Marchi
Chamberlain Sanchez Immigration Law PLLC
Christoffersen Law PS
Danielle E. Rosché and Trevor L. Husseman
Douglas Drachler McKee & Gilbrough LLP
FIS: Foundation for International Services
James and Yumi Doane
Keller Rohrback L.L.P.
King County Bar Association
Latina/o Bar Association of Washington
MacDonald Hoague & Bayless
Mary Hotchkiss & Mary Whisner
OPEIU Local 8
SEIU 775
Swedish Medical Center
University of Puget Sound
Washington State Association for Justice