April 2014 Newsletter

April 6, 2014

APRIL 2014 NEWSLETTER

We love our volunteers!

At API Equality – Northern California, our work is powered by the heart and soul of community members who share our vision. Volunteers of all ages and backgrounds offer their time, energy, and skill to our programs and activities.

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month and we are looking for volunteers to continue driving our work. Check out our website for different ways to get involved!

Say hello to aacre.org the new website of Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality.

AACRE is a network committed to social justice and includes:

APEX Express
API Equality – Northern California
Asian Prisoner Support Committee
Alliance of South Asians Taking Action
Chinese for Affirmative Action
Hyphen Magazine
Network on Religion and Justice
Visibility Project

Drop by www.aacre.org, stay a while, and make yourself at home!


April 26 – APIQWTC Year of the Horse Banquet

Get excited! APIQWTC (Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community) is hosting their 27th annual Lunar New Year Banquet! Come see old friends and make new ones. There will be food, performances, speed dating, silent auction, raffle prizes, and more.

Buy your tickets
 before they run out!

What: Year of the Horse APIQWTC Banquet
When: April 26, 5-11PM
Where: Legendary Palace 708 Franklin Street, Oakland

Our long-time supporter Koko Lin will be honored at this year’s APIQWTC Banquet as a recipient of the prestigious Phoenix Award! Read more about Koko.