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 … Read more “Why I Give” by Marsha Aizumi
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 … Read more Give OUT Day is Next Tuesday, August 2nd!
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 … Read more What’s Next for LGBTQ People of Color?
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 … Read more We Need Your Help for our 2016 Voter Guide
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 … Read more A Different Closet: Undocumented LGBT Immigrants
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 … Read more NQAPIA 25% Discount at AAIFF
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. … Read more QAPIs 4 Black Lives: Show your Solidarity
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 … Read more LGBTQ Allyship Panel Workshop
[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] July 5th, 2016 The Honorable Roy Blunt Senate Chairman 260 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Patty Murray Ranking Member 154 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Tom Cole House Chairman 2467 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Rosa DeLauro House Ranking … Read more Funding for HIV/AIDS in the Pacific Islands