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Press Release: Standing As One

Press Release: Standing As One

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STANDING AS ONE WITH THE ASIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY
Asian Pacific Fund, Comcast NBC Universal, NBC Bay Area & Telemundo 48 launch Solidarity Fund to stand up to hate against Asian American

SAN FRANCISCO (February 22, 2021) — …

Press Release: Launch of #GiveInMay

Press Release: Launch of #GiveInMay

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More than 80 Nonprofits and Philanthropic Partners Launch #GiveInMay
Giving Campaign to Mark 30th Anniversary of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

SAN FRANCISCO (May 1, 2020) — In 1990, the federal government officially recognized May as Asian …

Press Release: COVID-19’s Triple Threat

Press Release: COVID-19’s Triple Threat

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COVID-19’s Triple Threat to the Bay Area’s Asian and Pacific Islander Community

SAN FRANCISCO (April 2, 2020) — The COVID-19 pandemic is devastating the Bay Area’s most vulnerable Asians and Pacific Islanders (API) on three fronts besides …

Press Release: Combating a Climate of Fear

Press Release: Combating a Climate of Fear

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Combating a Climate of Fear: Addressing Emerging Needs in the Bay Area Asian and Pacific Islander Community

SAN FRANCISCO (Feb. 20, 2019) — Asian Pacific Fund, a community foundation, announced its inaugural API Summit that will bring …

Press Release: API Heroes in Our Community

Press Release: API Heroes in Our Community

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Celebrating Asian/Pacific Islander Heroes in Our Community
NBC Bay Area to Host Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Honoree Luncheon

SAN JOSE, Calif. (May 10, 2018) — Student winners from the Asian Pacific Fund’s 23rd annual …

Press Release: Growing Up Asian in America 2018

Press Release: Growing Up Asian in America 2018

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Asian Pacific Fund Launches 2018 Growing Up Asian in America Student Contest

SAN FRANCISCO (January, 16, 2018) — Asian Pacific Fund launched the 2018 Growing Up Asian in America contest today. The art, essay and video contest …

Press Release: A Rising Political Force

Press Release: A Rising Political Force

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Mobilizing Bay Area Asian Americans: A Rising Political Force

SAN FRANCISCO (May 24, 2017) — Asians and Pacific Islanders (APIs) are the fastest growing racial group in America yet have the least political representation and engagement. Asian …

Press Release: Celebrating API Heroes

Press Release: Celebrating API Heroes

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Celebrating Asian / Pacific Islander Heroes in Our Community
NBC Bay Area to Host Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Honoree Luncheon

SAN JOSE, Calif. (May 16, 2017) — Student winners from the Asian Pacific Fund’s …

Press Release: Growing Up Asian in America 2017

Press Release: Growing Up Asian in America 2017

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Celebrating APA Heritage Month with Growing Up Asian in America Youth Contest Winners
Students Explore Issues They Want Senator Kamala Harris to Address

SAN FRANCISCO (May 1, 2017) — Asian Pacific Fund announced the winners of the …

20th Anniversary of Growing Up Asian in America – NBC Bay Area




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More than 700 Asian and Pacific Islander kindergarten through 12th grade students shared their family’s story of coming to this country. The 50 winners and honorable mentions are remarkable young writers and artists of Burmese, Chinese, Korean, Indian, Japanese, …