NQAPIA on West Coast Swing!

Ben de Guzman, NQAPIA Co-Director for Programs, is in the middle of a West Coast swing!  From Seattle to Portland, he is meeting with local AAPI LGBT groups, our partners and allies to share information about NQAPIA work, updates from Washington, DC and the latest about our upcoming conference!

If you’re in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, March 31, join him for a “Worlds Collide” meetup in downtown Los Angeles at Pizza Urbano (630 W. 6th Street) on Saturday, March 31 at 5pm.

On his trip, he’s met and/ or talked with the following organizations:  

Seattle:

Trikone- NW

Asian Counseling and Referral Services (Thanks for hosting our meeting!)

UTOPIA- Seattle

Pacific Asians in the NW Doing Allied Queer Organizing Realness (PANDAQORN)

Asian & Pacific Islander Safety Center/ Chaya

 

Portland:

API Pride- Portland (Thanks for lunch!)

Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon

 

Los Angeles:

GAPSN (Thanks for hosting Ben at Game Night!)

API Pride Council (Thanks for the NQAPIA shout-out at the Queer Auction and Mixer!)

Satrang

AQWA

API Equality- Los Angeles (Thursday Mixer with LGBT Lawyers group!)

Asian Pacific Islander AIDS Intervention Team (Thanks for hosting Ben at your staff meeting!)

Asian Pacific American Legal Center

 

San Diego:

UTOPIA- San Diego

San Diego LGBT Center

 

For more information about his trip, e-mail: <ben_deguzman@nqapia.org>

Much thanks to everyone he’s met along the way!