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!


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Anciaux International Communication creates exceptional results in business and education through excellence in information design, project management, training, and cross-cultural communication.
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Michele Anciaux Aoki brings an eclectic background ranging from a B.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and Ph.D. in Slavic Linguistics to 20+ years of Information Technology experience as a programmer, systems analyst, project manager, and web developer. In addition, Michele spent nearly ten years representing the parent perspective in education reform efforts in Washington state, and from 1996-2000 she worked for the Washington State PTA as Parent Involvement Director. Since 2000, she has been consulting with schools and districts on international education and world languages, and from 2004-5, she worked as Director of Educational Programs at the World Affairs Council in Seattle. In 2006, Michele became a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and until summer, 2008, worked with Key Consulting in Seattle as a senior project manager.

On July 1, 2008, Michele began a new full-time position as World Languages Program Supervisor for the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction in Olympia (OSPI) ( On August 31, 2014, she left OSPI to take a position with Seattle Public Schools as International Education Administrator. She retired from Seattle Public Schools on September 1, 2019.