About Us

LACWA Board 2021-2023
Rasa Raisys - President
Jeanette Norris - Vice President
Sylvia Comeaux - Secretary
Vilia Kubile - Treasurer
Inga Bladzius - Member at Large
Inga Gaurys - Member at Large
Ausra Jonikiene - Member at Large
Daiva Tautvydas - Member at Large


Daiva Dambrauskas - LAC West District - Region 2 National Committee Member

The Lithuanian-American Community of Washington State (LACWA) promotes and coordinates Lithuanian cultural, educational, religious, and social activities within the State of  Washington. By doing so, LACWA promotes ties among people of Lithuanian descent and friends of Lithuania and maintains the culture, customs, language, and history of Lithuania in Washington State.

The LACWA cooperates with and supports Lithuanian organizations, institutions, and offices. 

The LACWA disseminates information and works with non-Lithuanian organizations regarding Lithuania. It represents Lithuanian-American concerns in the State of Washington by educating the public by maintaining media ties and utilizing the internet, public speaking, and  presentation opportunities. It also shares information regarding Lithuanian American concerns with congressional offices and other  governmental and non-governmental organizations.

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