Conrad Ricamora at the 2016 Community Catalyst Awards


Conrad Ricamora at the 2016 Community Catalyst Awards




HI v. Trump

Brief of Amici Curiae Immigration Equality, the New York City Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project, and the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance

Support our Federation Members this Give OUT Day

Especially in 2017, we need to support the safety of our queer and trans and gender non-conforming Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (API) community. Learn how our federation members are supporting our communities with funds raised in this year’s Give OUT Day.   It’s critical it is to come together, fight […]

Conrad Ricamora at the 2016 Community Catalyst Awards

Share a Coffee with Actor Conrad Ricamora

Making our Communities Visible on National Television On this Friday morning, instead of worrying on your way to work, hearing the news and quickly grabbing some coffee to-go, join Conrad Ricamora in slowing down, making coffee at home, and donating your $5 latte money to an organization who will protect your community. Conrad, from ABC’s […]

DC Community Catalyst Awards Invitation

Celebrating our Community

Dear friends, This is a difficult time for many of us. It’s hard to find support with the deluge of despicable declarations that have been coming from the White House. But, we have to support each other. And, there are several champions in our community who have supported the queer API community and efforts to […]


NQAPIA and APALA Condemn Administration’s Rollback on Transgender Protections

For immediate release: February 24, 2017 Media contacts: Sasha W., 909-343-2219, Marian Manapsal, 202-508-3733, NQAPIA and APALA Condemn Administration’s Rollback on Transgender Protections Washington, DC – This week, the Trump Administration issued rollbacks on guidance provided under the Obama Administration that allowed transgender students to use the restrooms matching their gender identity. The […]

Tell Cyberbullies: #LaterHaters

In the last 20 years, bullying—using greater strength or power to enforce one’s will on another—has moved from the playground to the Internet. Instead of physical strength and power, “cyberbullying” employs anonymity and emotional abuse to intimidate and threaten. This pernicious and growing problem can occur over any form of electronic communications and via a […]

Direct Action Trainings Flyer (click to read details)

Join NQAPIA’s Direct Action Trainings for People of Color

As we gear up for a Trump presidency, we have thought about how to get our people as trained as possible for what lies ahead. After talking with many of you, we’re planning a direct action organizing training series! The goal is to get as many people of color (POC) trained to engage in direct action […]

NY Community Catalyst Awards

2017 Community Catalyst Awards

NQAPIA’s Community Catalyst Awards are nights for us to come together as LGBTQ AAPIs and allies and celebrate members of our community. This March, join us for our celebrations in Washington, DC and New York, NY. Washington, DC Community Catalyst Awards Honorees Gautam Raghavan Vice President of Policy for the Gill Foundation and former liaison to […]