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Save the Date – Dragon Fruit Project Digital Portal Launch Party!
September 22, 2016

Come celebrate with us at our upcoming Dragon Fruit Project Digital Portal Launch Party! Dragon Fruit Project is an intergenerational oral history project that documents queer and trans Asians and Pacific Islanders and their experiences with love and activism from … Continue reading

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Celebrate Wellness with APIENC – Sun. November 20th!
September 16, 2016

Speaking from this year of growth since our last Berkeley Run, we’ve been astounded by the abundance of our communities and strongly stand by our core belief that “our communities have everything we need to support ourselves and each other.” … Continue reading

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5 Highlights from APIENC’s Summer
September 15, 2016

This summer, Team APIENC was busy. During the past few months, our team has been working hard to support summer interns, march in the streets, launch new projects, highlight community artists, and build a thriving LGBTQ API community. Here’s a … Continue reading

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Alison Lin
September 14, 2016

ALISON LIN, a queer, mixed-race (Chinese-American and white) woman, has been an active volunteer with APIENC since she moved to the Bay Area three years ago. Alison currently works with social justice nonprofits, where she  focuses on collaboration, embodied leadership, … Continue reading

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Artistic Collective Open at OACC NOW!
September 14, 2016

Happening now! APIENC’s first Artist Collective Exhibit is up for viewing at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC), located in Oakland’s Chinatown. This exhibit, which features art from multiple LGBTQ+ API artists, showcases the lives and narratives of our community. … Continue reading

Give OUT Day 2016
Give OUT Day: Celebrate the Summer with APIENC!
July 26, 2016

Give OUT Day: Celebrate the Summer with APIENC! In 2016, individual giving will make up more than 60% of API Equality – Northern California (APIENC)’s Program Budget. This means that our work IS community driven and powered. This year, we’re … Continue reading