Scottish Connections
"A Place for Scottish Americans in the Pacific Northwest"

THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST SCOTTISH DIRECTORY

SCOTTISH ORGANIZATIONS

ALASKAN SCOTTISH CLUB
Promoting and educating the public about Scottish culture, history and music.
www.alaskascottish.org                                                   Anchorage AK         

CALEDONIAN & ST. ANDREW'S SOCIETY OF SEATTLE, THE
Helping members gain knowledge of Scotland, Scottish culture and Scottish heritage.
www.caledonians.com                                                      Seattle WA

CALEDONIAN SOCIETY OF CENTRAL OREGON
Promoting Scottish heritage, history and culture. 
www.caledoniansociety.com                                            Bend OR   

CALEDONIAN SOCIETY OF IDAHO, THE
Celebrating over 100 years in Idaho. 
See Facebook page.                                                            Boise ID 

CAMERON HIGHLANDERS OF THE NORTHWEST
Year round community service and youth organization
www.yanksinkilts.com                                                       Tualatin OR      

CELTIC ARTS FOUNDATION
Presenting Skagit Valley Games and the Masters of Scottish Arts Concert
www.CelticArts.org                                                            Mount Vernon WA

CELTIC AND SCOTTISH STUDIES (EDINBURGH)   
Dedicated to study of Celtic, Gaelic and Scottish languages and cultures
www.celtic-scottish-studies.ed.ac.uk                            Edinburgh, Scotland

CELTIC SOCIETY OF EASTERN OREGON
Promoting and encouraging the study of Scottish/Celtic culture
http://www.eocelts.com/               www.neoregoncelts.com       La Grande OR

COASTAL CELTIC SOCIETY
Promoting education and participation in Celtic traditions and celebrations
See Facebook page.                                                          Coos Bay OR

DOUGLAS COUNTY SCOTTISH SOCIETY    
Promotes interest and educates in Celtic culture, both historical and present day
dcscots@dcscots.org         www.dcscots.org                Roseburg OR

FEDERATION FOR SCOTTISH CULTURE IN NOVA SCOTIA
A coalition of individuals, families, associations and institutions that are passionate about preserving, protecting and promoting all forms of expression of Scottish cultural identity
http://www.scotsns.ca                                                      Nova Scotia, Canada

GRAHAM, PHILIP
Specialist in Clan Graham history and lands – Scottish History
philneoublie@blueyonder.co.uk                                   Levenvale, Scotland

HIGH DESERT CELTIC SOCIETY
Organization celebrating Celtic ancestry and heritage
www.hdcs.net                                                                    Redmond OR

HISTORIC SCOTLAND
Agency of the Scottish government working to safeguard the Nation‘s historic environment
www.historic-scotland.gov.uk                                        Edinburgh, Scotland

INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY SCOTLAND
Publishes the Scottish Review
www.scottishreview.net                                                   Prestwick, Scotland

KENMORE HERITAGE SOCIETY
Promoting connections between Kenmore WA & Kenmore Scotland & Kenmore, Ontario
www.scn.org/kenmoreheritage                                     Kenmore WA

KLAMATH BASIN CELTIC HERITAGE SOCIETY
Study Celtic heritage                                                      Klamath Falls OR

LODGE ALBA #315, FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS OF WASHINGTON
Dedicated to the promotion of Celtic cultural heritages
www.lodge-alba315.org                                                Greater Seattle Area

LORD LYON, COURT OF THE         
Maintains the Scottish Public Registers of Arms & Genealogies
www.lyon-court.com                                                      Edinburgh, Scotland

MACGREGOR'S OWN SCOTS GUARD
Available to proudly represent all Scots at regional Scottish ceremonies
www.pnwclangregor.com/links.html                          Puyallup WA

MINA BUCHANAN-LUST SCHOLARSHIP, THE
A scholarship to financially assist financially with Scottish cultural (music/dance) lessons
Buchanan_Clan@comcast.net

NATIONAL ASSOC OF ACCORDION & FIDDLE CLUBS (SCOTLAND)   
Providing information on Accordion & Fiddle Clubs throughout Scotland

NATIONAL TARTAN DAY SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON
Perpetuates Scottish culture, history and tradition through observance of National Tartan Day each year [April 6] and participation in Highland Games and other events
www.tartanday-wa.org                                                   Greater Seattle Area

NEIL M. GUNN MEMORIAL TRUST 
Maintain Neil Gunn Memorial (Scottish writer) & promote interest in his writings
www.neilgunn.org.uk                                                      Dingwall, Scotland

NORTHWEST SCOTS HONOR GUARDS
Honor Guard for Celtic Games and Festivals, weddings, memorial occasions 
www.northwestscotsguard.com                                   Gresham OR

OREGON SCOTTISH SOCIETY
To celebrate and perpetuate Scottish heritage, history and culture
www.oregonscottishsociety.com                                  Salem OR

PACIFIC NORTHWEST CORNISH SOCIETY

ROBERT BURNS WORLD FEDERATION, LTD
Contact for information on over 350 Burns Clubs 
www.rbwf.org.uk                                                          Kilmarnock/ Ayrshire, Scotland

SALTIRE SOCIETY 
A promoter of the best of what Scotland is culturally, now and in the future
www.saltiresociety.org.uk                                           Edinburgh, Scotland

SCHOOL OF SCOTTISH STUDIES (GLASGOW-STRATHCLYDE) (GSSS)
Research in Scottish literature, culture and history
www.strath.gla.ac.uk/scotstudies                              Glasgow, Scotland

SCOTS LANGUAGE SOCIETY  (LALLANS)  
Promoting the Scots language and encouraging its everyday use
www.lallans.co.uk                                                         Dundee, Scotland

SCOTTISH AMERICAN MILITARY SOCIETY, POST 1852
www.s-a-m-s.org                      

SCOTTISH AMERICAN MILITARY SOCIETY, POST 1889

SCOTTISH AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CANYON COUNTY, IDAHO
Dedicated to having fun while preserving Scottish history and culture
www.canyoncountyscottishamericansociety.com             Caldwell ID

SCOTTISH AMERICAN SOCIETY OF IDAHO, THE
The Society organizes concerts and ceilidhs in the area.
pipey@clearwire.net                                                       Boise ID

SCOTTISH COALITION USA, THE
Formed to serve the Scottish-American community through research, long-term planning and as a resource for information and guidance
https://www.facebook.com/TheScottishCoalitionUSA                  rmcwilliam@wi.rr.com        

SCOTTISH CONNECTIONS
Working to strengthen the Scottish community in the Pacific Northwest;  Publishers of The Scottish Directory for the Pacific Northwest
www.scottishconnections.org                                        Tacoma WA

SCOTTISH FLAG TRUST 
Maintains Saltire Memorial in Athelstaneford and encourages proper use of the national flag. 
www.scottishflagtrust.com                                              Edinburgh, Scotland

SCOTTISH RITE SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION OF WASHINGTON
Offering scholarships and fellowship opportunities to residents of Washington

SCOTTISH LANGUAGE DICTIONARIES   
The nation’s research organization for the Scots language 
www.scotsdictionaries.org.uk                                       Edinburgh, Scotland

SCOTTISH TARTANS AUTHORITY
The Authority‘s prime object is to educate the World about Scottish Tartans.
www.tartansauthority.com                                           Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland

SCOTTISH YOUTH HOSTELS ASSOCIATION
Helping people see the best of Scotland on a tight budget
www.syha.org.uk                                                          Stirling, Scotland  

SOCIETY OF ANTIQUARIES OF SCOTLAND, THE
The oldest antiquarian body in Scotland; provides for tudy of the antiquities and history of Scotland
www.socantscot.org                                                  Edinburgh, Scotland

SOCIETY OF WILLIAM WALLACE, THE
Dedicated to educating, collecting data re life and legacy of Wallace
www.thesocietyofwilliamwallace.com                     Elderslie, Scotland

ST. ANDREW'S SOCIETY OF OREGON, THE
Provides Scottish Heritage College Scholarship
www.standrewssocietyoforegon.com                    Portland OR

ST. ANDREW'S SOCIETY OF THE INLAND NORTHWEST, THE
Preserving Scottish heritage in the Inland Northwest since 1955
www.spokanescots.org                                            Spokane WA

STRATHLEVEN ARTIZANS 
Promoting activities relating to local history and heritage, especially that related to King Robert Bruce
www.strathlevenartizans.com                                Renton, Scotland 

TRADITIONAL MUSIC & SONG ASSOCIATION (TMSA)
Promotes traditional Scottish music at festivals, ceilidhs, concerts and competitions
www.tmsa.org.uk                                                    Edinburgh, Scotland

UNITED SCOTTISH CULTURAL SOCIETY (USCS)
Manages the Scottish Cultural Centre (SCC) in Vancouver and accommodates classes, concerts, fundraisers, seminars and other events
www.scottishculturalcentre.com                          Vancouver BC

VISIT SCOTLAND
Transport, accommodations, activities, what to see & do in Scotland
www.visitscotland.com                                         Edinburgh, Scotland

WHIDBEY ISLAND CELTIC SOCIETY
Sponsoring the Whidbey Island Highland Games   (CURRENTLY ON HOLD)
www.wihg.org                                                         Freeland WA