Asian American, Pacific Islanders (AAPI)

Over the past week, I’ve been brooding like many of you over President Trump’s racist comments about “the squad’ – referring to four women of color in Congress. 
The Chronicle of Philanthropy logo, featuring their name over two lines, with Philanthropy in larger letters. Posted to accompany an opinion piece published in their pages, Philanthropy Leaders, Join Me in Rebuking Trump’s Racist ‘Go Home’ Tweets.
July 2019
Learn more about the demographics and policy recommendations for the AAPI immigrant community.
Asian Americans Advancing Justice
June 2019
Resource Portal
In this webinar, practitioners will highlight innovative approaches to asset building in native and immigrant communities and how funders can engage.
March 2019
‘Empowerment Economics’ – Innovations in Native and Immigrant Approaches to Assets
This report examines how an individualistic approach to asset-building focused on savings, behavior and asset accumulation is not culturally compatible with many communities of color.
Evaluating Empowerment Economics: A Preliminary Framework for Assessing Innovations in Financial Capability
February 2019
A two-page factsheet on the impacts of the proposed "public charge" expansion on women of color.
September 2018
Please join Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) and Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF)  for an informational webinar to learn more about the proposed “public charge” regulation impacting Asian American and Pacific Islander families, and how funders and communities can respond.
August 2018
Co-Sponsored Program
This collaborative report features a survey of financial capability work of over 40 AAPI-serving organizations.
Innovations in Financial Capability: Culturally Response & Multigenerational Wealth Building Practices in Asian Pacific Islander (API) Communities
April 2018
Join us on this webinar to learn from organizations working closely with the AAPI, Black Diaspora, and LGBTQ immigrant communities as well as from philanthropic leaders with national, state, and local funding strategies and insights for supporting DACAmented immigrants and their families.
November 2017
This 68-page case study demonstrates how one organization worked closely with its members and partners to build wealth in Native Hawaiian communities through financial capability programming. 
October 2017
Find all program-related materials for October's Monthly Immigration Policy call, "Not One More: The Fight to Stop Southeast Asian Deportation" here.
Program Materials
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