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“Why I Give” by Marsha Aizumi

When I was an ashamed, sad, and fearful mother, I found PFLAG. It was a place where I could get support as a mother. I am so grateful for them. But what I didn’t find at PFLAG were individuals that looked like our family and people who understood our cultural uniqueness. I found that support […]

Give OUT Day

Give OUT Day is Next Tuesday, August 2nd!

On August 2, people around the country will come together to raise critically needed funds for LGBTQ communities. Give OUT Day is a national day of giving for the LGBTQ community—a 24-hour online fundraising event. These funds translate directly into services, advocacy, and programs that help tens of thousands of LGBTQ people. Now more than […]

LGBT POC DNC Briefing

What’s Next for LGBTQ People of Color?

What’s Next for LGBTQ People of Color? Join the Center for Black Equity, League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC), NQAPIA, and the Unión=Fuerza Latino Institute on Thursday, July 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a policy briefing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. RSVP Here   Aisha C. Moodie-Mills, President and CEO of the […]

2016 Voter Guide

We Need Your Help for our 2016 Voter Guide

The 2016 Presidential Election is just over 3 months away, and NQAPIA is developing a non-partisan Voter Guide to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBTQ) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) voters are fully informed. What Should We Ask the Candidates? The Voter Guide will provide insight into the […]

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A Different Closet: Undocumented LGBT Immigrants

A Different Closet Undocumented LGBT Immigrants: Harsh Realities Special Challenges Available as a Live or Audiocast CLE Program One of the hottest political issues of the current election cycle is that of immigration. Undocumented immigrants are being received by American society in a very different way than immigrants in the past. Undocumented LGBT immigrants in […]

AAIFF

NQAPIA 25% Discount at AAIFF

We are happy to partner with the Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) in presenting three films: Spa Night, LGBTQ Shorts, and Front Cover. AAIFF is the first and longest running festival in the country devoted to films by and about Asians & Asian Americans. NQAPIA supporters receive a 25% discounted rate for any film […]

We are the Movement for Black Lives

QAPIs 4 Black Lives: Show your Solidarity

We, as LGBTQ AAPIs, cannot continue to watch Black lives being taken away. We need to show our support through actions, and more than ever, now is the time to have hard conversations about solidarity in our communities. Sign the Pledge for Justice Join the Movement for Black Lives by taking the pledge for solidarity. […]

LGBTQ Allyship Panel Workshop

LGBTQ Allyship Panel Workshop

We invite you to join NQAPIA & Project by Project for… This LGBTQ Allyship Panel Workshop is aimed for the general public to generate awareness of the underlying issues of the AAPI LGBTQ community and how to be better allies. Panelists Our panelists will provide a wide range of perspectives, situations and ways allies can […]

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Against Islamophobia: LGBT & MASA Letter to Administration, Candidates & Policymakers

TO: Barack Obama, President of the United States Hillary Clinton, Candidate for President of the United States Donald Trump, Candidate for President of the United States Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of the US Senate Harry Reid, […]