Celebrating our Community

DC Community Catalyst Awards Invitation

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 … Read more Celebrating our Community

Nominate an LGBTQ AAPI Organization for our Community Catalyst Awards


Member of the Year Awards Next week, NQAPIA will hold its triennial Leadership Summit, and on Saturday, August 13th, we will hold a Community Catalyst Awards Fundraiser Banquet. This year’s event will highlight something new and exciting. Help Us Celebrate YOU! At the Leadership Summit, instead of only recognizing recognizing well-known or famous individuals, we … Read more Nominate an LGBTQ AAPI Organization for our Community Catalyst Awards

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 … Read more What’s Next for LGBTQ People of Color?

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 … Read more A Different Closet: Undocumented LGBT Immigrants

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 … Read more NQAPIA 25% Discount at AAIFF

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 … Read more LGBTQ Allyship Panel Workshop

NQAPIA Week of Action: #StopProfilingImmigrants

2016 Week of Action

#RedefineSecurity  #StopProfilingImmigrants   #NoPRIDEinPolicing LGBTQ Asian Groups Protest Policing in 8 Cities Nationwide From Seattle to Boston, Groups Demand End To Profiling, Violence By Local, Federal Law Enforcement From May 7-15, during Asian Pacific Heritage Month and on the cusp of June Pride events, organizers with the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) and its member organizations are hosting a #RedefineSecurity Week of … Read more NQAPIA Week of Action: #StopProfilingImmigrants

#RedefineSecurity Week of Action

Week of Action Flyer

[av_heading heading=’#REDEFINESECURITY WEEK OF ACTION’ tag=’h1′ style=” size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ padding=’10’ color=” custom_font=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] NQAPIA, in partnership with queer and trans* API organizations across the country, is hosting a #RedefineSecurity Week of Action from May 7-15, 2016. We have three main goals: Call for an end of legalized profiling and policing in queer … Read more #RedefineSecurity Week of Action

2016 Community Catalyst Awards

NQAPIA’s 2016 Community Catalyst Awards dinners will be held in New York, Boston, and Washington, DC. These events are a chance for us to come together, share a multi-course banquet, enjoy performances by AAPI artists, and honor incredible organizations and leaders in the LGBTQ AAPI community. When you get involved with the Community Catalyst Awards, … Read more 2016 Community Catalyst Awards

Twitter Chat & National Call

RiseUp! NQAPIA Week of Action on Immigration Twitter Chat Saturday, 4/18 4-5 p.m. EDT/1-2 p.m. PDT   Join us for a twitter chat during our Week of Action on issues impacting LGBT AAPI immigrants & our allies, including profiling, detention, deportation, DACA/DAPA, the executive action, and more. Tweet under #RiseUpNQAPIA to join in! Contact communications@nqapia.org for … Read more Twitter Chat & National Call