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NYC Community Catalyst Awards 2015

2015 Community Catalyst Awards

Cocktails  –  12-course Banquet Dinner  –  Dancing ABOUT THE HONOREES Dennis Chin // Former co-chair of the Gay Asian & Pacific Islander Men of New York Clara Yoon // Founder of API Project of PFLAG NYC and a proud mother of a transgender son GABRIELA-USA  // The overseas chapter of the Philippine-based organization, extending the Filipino women’s movement […]

NQAPIA 2015 Conference

NQAPIA 2015 Conference Thriving Together: Queer APIs Building Community, Solidarity & Movement August 6-9, 2015   Every three years, we come together  to network, organize, agitate, educate and build at the nation’s largest gathering of LGBT AAPI communities. This year we’re excited to be in Chicago with Invisible to Invincible (i2i) and Trikone-Chicago in the spirit of […]

NQAPIA Immigration Update: From Buford Highway to the Beltway

This past weekend, participants at our Atlanta Regional Summit put their learnings into practice and engaged the immigration reform debate by calling on their friends and family to weigh in on legislation being considered in Washington, DC. At the Center for Pan Asian Community Services in the Buford Highway ethnic neighborhood, 20 phone bankers in […]

LGBT Asian Americans Come to Atlanta with a Sense of History

Caption: The Center for Pan Asian Community Services, site for NQAPIA 2014 Atlanta Regional  Summit   National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance brings first LGBT Asian American Conference to the South and Supports National April 5 Day of Action on Deportation   For Immediate Release April 4, 2014 Ben de Guzman 202-422-4909 Ben_deGuzman@nqapia.org Atlanta, GA- […]

Early Bird What Now?

New York National Community Catalyst Awards: March 29 Atlanta Regional Summit: April 4-6 EARLY BIRD DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 25!   If you’re following NQAPIA at all, you hopefully know we’ve got two major events coming up- our annual Community Catalyst Awards on March 29 in New York, and our 2014 Southern Regional Summit April […]

We’re Headed South!

We have shared this invitation to attend the NQAPIA Southern Regional Summit April 4-6 in Atlanta with all our friends in the South. If you know anyone in the area who would be interested, we are open for business in Atlanta! Information on registration is below!  

NQAPIA Regional Summits

caption: 2010 NQAPIA Chicago Summit   NQAPIA is excited to announce our 2014 Regional Summits! In previous years, we have brought leaders from AAPI LGBT organizations for one national face-to-face meeting that provides opportunities to build community, build skills, and build knowledge together. For 2014, in order to improve local partnerships and build local presence, […]

NQAPIA Southern Regional Summit: Request for Proposals

Photo Caption:  NQAPIA in the South for the June 2010 Atlanta LGBT Immigration Forum  We are excited to move forward with our NQAPIA Regional Summit in Atlanta!  Please see the Request for Workshop Proposals below.  Please note that this Summit has limited space and will prioritize individuals working with LGBT AAPI communities in the South. […]

Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, and Immigration Take Center Stage at LGBT Summit in Hawai’i

National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) holds first LGBT Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander convening, focuses leadership training on both immigration reform and indigenous concerns for LGBT communities For Immediate Release: Friday, August 2 Contact: Ben de Guzman E-mail: ben_deguzman@nqapia.org Phone: 202-422-4909

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Hawai’i Summit – 2013

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) is organizing a weekend long training and issue briefing for leaders of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations. Local leaders from around the country will convene to network, learn about current issues, share strategies, and build […]