Registered in 2003, Uttoron is an IRS 501(C)(3) non-profit organization of People of Bengal based in Greater Seattle area of Northwest USA. The word Uttoron means UPLIFTMENT. Uttoron undertakes and promotes social /cultural events unique to Bengal and India. Its activities supports the uniqueness of the diverse US cultural canvas and help build a bridge between the east and the west. Uttorons activities spans adjacent cities like Bellevue, Redmond, Issaquah, Sammamish, Everett, Tacoma and Olympia and currently enjoy the participation of Bengalis coming from various regions of India and Bangladesh.