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US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

VICTORY: NQAPIA’s LGBTQ Amicus Brief in Federal Court Helps Block Trump’s Anti-Muslim Travel Ban

You may have heard that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit blocked Trump’s anti-Muslim travel ban on Dec. 22. What you may not yet have heard is that the Court made specific reference to NQAPIA’s amicus brief in its legal reasoning. This is a significant victory. Court opinions very rarely cite amicus […]

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Sponsorship Benefits

Sponsor Benefits NQAPIA will work closely with you to develop a comprehensive benefits package tailored to meet your company’s investment objectives. Packages can entail programming, marketing, talent development, volunteerism, and corporate social responsibility philanthropy. Local, National, and International Visibility Corporate Partners gain marketing exposure to a local, national, and international community through recognition listings and […]

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Workshops & Tracks

Find a list of all the 2018 conference workshops here: NQAPIA Sessions – Workshops Find a list of all the 2018 conference caucuses here: NQAPIA Sessions – Caucuses As always, registration for the conference is at Conference Workshop Tracks or Programming Clusters 100 workshops on the following areas, among others: Leadership development Advocacy and […]

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About the Conference

Every three (3) years, NQAPIA coordinates a National Conference to bring together LGBTQ APIs from across the nation where they can be all of who they are to be affirmed, learn, and grow. We seek to build a world where every LGBTQ API person can live their lives authentically in their homes, families, places of […]

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Find the 2018 conference schedule here.

Growing Home NQAPIA Conference 2018

Location & Accommodations

“UPDATE. Conference overflow hotels have been set up.  Contact Vinnu Khudva, Conference Manager, at, to make a reservation.  Provide name of guest, single or double, dates or arrival/departure.” All conference workshops will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Financial District, and a block of rooms have been reserved at the conference hotel. Hilton San Francisco Financial […]

Growing Home NQAPIA Conference 2018

2018 National Conference

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA)—a federation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian and Pacific Islander (API) organizations—is planning a 400-person LGBTQ API National Conference from July 26-29, 2018 in San Francisco, CA.  NQAPIA develops LGBTQ API leadership, builds the capacity of local organizations, invigorates […]


Job Opportunity: Organizing Fellow

THIS APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT AND INTEREST!   Do you want to build a world where all queer and trans people can live into our full, complicated, and beautiful truths? Are you excited to organize against racism, xenophobia, and Islamophobia in Trump’s America? Do you dream of building power with […]

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