Image Description: Center image - a line of people stand behind a banner that reads "We're ASIANS, Gay & Proud." The people have their fists in the air. Original image credit: A Gay Left Journal, No. 6, Daniel C. Tsang, 1980
Save the Date: Resilience Archives Storytelling Showcase + Visibility Project Book...
May 10, 2017

RESILIENCE ARCHIVES: PERFORMANCE & LAUNCH VISIBILITY PROJECT BOOK LAUNCH SAVE THE DATE Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 6:00 – 8:30 pm The Resilience Archives is a collection of personal photos, fliers, interviews, and historical documents from the LGBTQIA+ Asian American and … Continue reading

Image Description: Caroline, wearing a black long-sleeved shirt with a picture of the Golden Gate Bridge, smiles while slightly facing the ground.
Caroline Truong
May 10, 2017

CAROLINE TRUONG has been an active volunteer with APIENC since last year and is part of our Trans Justice Working Group. Most recently, Caroline supported the curriculum development facilitation of our February Trans Justice Training for Trainers and was an … Continue reading

Apply to POP: People Over Pride Training Camp!
April 28, 2017

[Image Description: Flyer for POP! People Over Pride Training Camp. Logos of APIENC and NQAPIA are present in a black box, over images of APIENC at Trans March. Flyer by Cynthia Fong.] POP: People Over Pride is a national training camp … Continue reading

Pastel cartoon figure stands in the center of image, hands placed on hips, their shadow is behind them, flowers at their right and left sides. Quote below them reads: "My first summer with APIENC transformed me into the leader I am today. APIENC taught me what it meant to believe in abundance. I was challenged to trust in myself and my community and truly believe that we are enough. Now, I know, that when we work interdependently, with our whole selves and our highest truths, we are building the world we want to see." - Sammie Ablaza Wills, Summer 2013 Intern
Tune into TRANSFORM APIENC: Give OUT Day on 4/20!
April 19, 2017

We have officially selected our 8th cohort of APIENC summer interns! We welcome Connie, Isabella, Justine, Kristin, Lina, and Ralph to the APIENC family, and you will be hearing more them soon. In the meantime, we are kicking off our … Continue reading

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Reflections from our February Trans Justice T4T
March 7, 2017

On February 11th, 2017, our Trans Justice Working Group facilitated APIENC’s first T4T (Training for Trainers) in the Bay Area. With over 20 people from various Bay Area API organizations in the room, we covered a range of content from Gender … Continue reading

APIENC Springterns!
March 7, 2017

This month we wanted to highlight our springterns, Gibson, Quinton, and Katie! Gibson, who identifies as a cisgender male, is currently a freshman at UC Berkeley where he studies Political Science and Economics and also works as a Crime and … Continue reading

CAAMFest 35 OUT/HERE SHORTS on March 11, 2017
March 2, 2017

This year, API Equality – Northern California (APIENC) will be presenting OUT/HERE — SHORTS at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco. Save the date for March 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. to watch all seven films: The Book of Living and Dying, Drug for Unicorns, Escaping Agra, Nuoc, Pria, The Right Bank, and Two-Sided Ride. Continue reading