How to use this directory of resources

Click on Browse/Filter to narrow your search by checking specific communities and services included in the EchoX community listings.

EchoX includes a steadily growing searchable database of organizations, groups, writers, artists and others organized by ethnicity, cultural focus, type of heritage work and/or type of community action. Check back often to see newly added listings!

Want to add yourself or a group to the EchoX community listing?
Community resource listings will grow organically as you and others are added! If you’re involved with community work related to EchoX themes – ethnic cultural heritage and social action – click ‘Sign Up’ in the upper right corner and add your own page to the Directory for free!

After clicking ‘Sign Up’ you will be taken to a form to fill out to create your account. Once you open your account, you’ll have ongoing access to an EchoX backend template where you may provide any information you want others to see. You can also add your own events to the calendar with details and artwork.

Send the EchoX link to your own supporters. Site visitors will learn more about you, your work and your events!

Directory

Browse using the links below, or Filter on any combination of Community Focus and Resources.

Community Focus

Culture

Experiences

Faith

Gender & Sexuality

People with Disabilities

Multicultural

United Nations Geoscheme

Resources

Education

Expression

Food

Knowledge Holders

Language

Media

Services

Organization
Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, African American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, For All, Hispanic, Indigenous, Latinx
Location
, WA
We are a coalition of organizations and unions committed to defending and improving Washington State's Community & Technical Colleges. As students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members, we believe community college is an investment in the future.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, Oceania, Hispanic, Latinx, Women, Native American, Pasifika
Location
Tacoma, WA
Washington State MESA works to support underrepresented students achieving and contributing their full potential in mathematics, engineering and science.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, East Asian, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, American (US), Asian, Black, Latinx, Jewish, Japanese, Native American, Settler
Location
Seattle, WA
Living Voices is a nationally touring educational theatre bringing life to history through the power of live theatre, video, and personal discussion
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, Black, Hispanic, Men, Latinx
Location
Kent, WA
GEM is a unique mentoring program that addresses dropout prevention/intervention symptoms which prevent youth and young adults from doing what is right for themselves and others.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Central American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, American (US), Asian, Middle Eastern, BIPOC, Oceania, Latinx, Native American, Pasifika
Location
Portland, OR
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Kelso, WA
Ensuring marginalized communities can access the connections, knowledge, and empowerment to build a more just, equitable, and healthy society.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), BIPOC, Black, For All
Location
Seattle, WA
The Black & Tan Hall is a performing arts community space and restaurant opening this year in Seattle's Hillman City District.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Washington State's only African American owned and operated radio stations serving the Northwest communities since 1984.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
, WA
We are a unified Black-led coalition that includes community-based organizations, nonprofits, and faith communities across Washington State. We're organizing together to demand economic, political, and social justice.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Wa Na Wari creates space for ​Black ownership, possibility, and belonging ​through art, historic preservation, and connection. Wa Na Wari means "Our Home" in Kalabari. Co-founder, Inye Wokoma, is Kalabari through his father's lineage. The name Wa Na Wari evokes a sense of purpose and intention to remain present in a place we consider home.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, American (US), Black
Location
, WA
Black-Owned Business Excellence is a collaboration of different organizations and individuals coming together to support, educate, inspire and elevate businesses that are owned by underserved business owners in Washington State.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Portland, OR
Empowering Communities. Changing Lives.
Community Focus
North American, African, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), African American, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
Celebrating the best of the African American community and African Diaspora culture in northwest featuring Music, Food, Culture, and family fun!
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean)
Location
Seattle, WA
Dedicated to increasing awareness and appreciation of the rich African American musical heritage, this choral ensemble offers a menu designed to satisfy any appetite for exquisite harmonies, and exciting, joyful rhythms.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean)
Location
Seattle, WA
The Seattle Medium is the largest African American owned and operated newspaper in the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Tacoma , WA
A group of young minded individuals improving the community and fighting to end police brutality using their voices to raise awareness to causes that affect African Americans.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Atlanta, GA
We engage with the power of performance art, site-specific installations, and community organizing to install sacred spaces for the community to rest together.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean)
Location
Tacoma, WA
The Tacoma Urban League is devoted to empowering African Americans and other disenfranchised groups to enter the economic and social mainstream.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean)
Location
Tacoma, WA
The NAACP education committee strives to ensure that all students have access to an equal and high-quality education by eliminating education-related racial andethnic disparities in our public schools. Through advocacy training, policy development and guidance, building collaborative networks, and direct action, the National Education program works to assure an equitable start for all Americans.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, African American, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean)
Location
Seattle
For over a century, the Seattle Martin Luther King Jr. County Branch of the NAACP has been promoting the dream of equality and opportunity for all.