Resources and Ways to Support the AAPI Community

Here are some organizations with resources to support our AAPI students, families, and community.

We will continue to update this list.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice
works to advance civil and human rights for Asian Americans and to build and promote a fair and equitable society for all.

Stop AAPI HATE 
tracks and responds to incidents of hate, violence, harassment, discrimination, shunning, and child bullying against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States.

Center for Asian Americans United for Self-Empowerment 
is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, community-based organization with a mission to advance the political and civic empowerment of the Asian Pacific American community through nonpartisan voter outreach, training, and education as well as leadership development.

Hate is a Virus 
is a community of mobilizers and amplifiers dedicated to dismantling racism and other forms of hate.

Asian Pacific Policy and Planning Council
is a coalition of community-based organizations that advocates for the rights and needs of the Asian and Pacific Islander American Community in the greater Los Angeles area, with a particular focus on low income, immigrant, refugee and other disadvantaged sectors of the population.

Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy
is an organization dedicated to expanding and mobilizing philanthropic and community resources for underserved AAPI communities to build a more just and equitable society.

Creative Capital
seeks to amplify the voices of artists working in all creative disciplines and catalyze connections to help them realize their visions and build sustainable practices. They have compiled a list of some of the organizations and efforts that are leading the charge to raise awareness and support others.

FOR YOUTH/FAMILY

Society for Research in Child Development
has created and compiled resources on supporting Asian/Asian-American children and youth.

Act to Change
is a nonprofit organization working to address bullying, including in the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.

Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote
was founded with a vision to increase civic engagement among Asian American and Pacific Islanders, working with local and state community-based organizations to mobilize AAPIs in electoral and civic participation.

FOR EDUCATORS

Advancing Justice-LA
created relevant and engaging lesson plans and activities to inspire a deeper understanding of the history, current experience, and future trajectory of Asian American and Pacific Islanders.

Know Your Classmates
is a school-based Social and Emotional Learning curriculum, an advocacy campaign, and a national awareness day. KYC was created to address the challenge of how educators help middle school youth become more self-aware about their own family’s identity, traditions, and culture while learning acceptance, inclusion, and respect for their classmates as well.

FOR WOMEN

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
focuses on building power with AAPI women and girls to influence critical decisions that affect our lives, our families, and our communities.

AAPI Women Lead
is an intergenerational organization that strengthens the social and political power of AAPI communities through the leadership of AAPI Women-identified, women and girls in solidarity with other communities of color.

MENTAL HEALTH

Asian Mental Health Collective
works to normalize and de-stigmatize mental health within the Asian community.