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!

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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.

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Through professional development resources, health and wellness initiatives, public art projects, media production, and more, PACE reimagines and re-forms the shared experience of the African Diaspora, so that we may be connected by our power rather than our pain.

Pan African Center for Empowerment (PACE), is a Seattle-founded nonprofit that seeks to elevate the quality of life of people of African heritage across the globe. We use modern, cross-disciplinary tools to deconstruct the systems that oppress our communities and build human-centered, tech-powered solutions in their place.

Pan African Center for Empowerment (PACE) is the parent organization of : The Union | Seattle, WA

Multi-purpose venue and state-of-the-art media production lab in the heart of Downtown Seattle.

Tribe Called T.E.C.H.

Professional development initiative and content brand geared toward cultivating students and early-stage talent of African descent for successful tech careers.

Solo Magic

Interdisciplinary arts initiative that curates, choreographs and collaborates with innovative artists to create socially relevant work; Activism is the Muse.

Koya Academy

Technical skill-training program in computer science, data structures, low-code automation, and more.


LGBTQIA+ community fund founded to uplift, empower, forge a way and ensure the survival of people of African descent who are without refuge, immunocompromised, and lack basic physical, mental and health support.

Afro Detox

Health and wellness initiative focused on food equity, access, and education for people of African descent.

In addition to the programs we run, we have chartered NGOs in Nigeria, South Africa, and Ghana setting us up to deliver upon our mission of empowering the entire African diaspora and continental Africans alike.