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Pat Eng, AAPIP President & CEO, Reflects On Atlanta-area Shootings (CNN)

Tue, 2021-03-23
AAPIP's President and CEO, Pat Eng, is interviewed by Brooke Baldwin on CNN Newsroom. Pat shares reflections and insights on the recent murder of 8 people - 6 of whom were Asian women - at three Atlanta-area spas, and offers paths forward from this senseless violence and hate targeting Asian Americans. This violence comes at a heightened time during the coronavirus pandemic and astronomical rise in reported hate and violence targeted at the Asian American communities.

Philanthropy, Is This Us?

Tue, 2021-01-12

Watching a nationally coordinated mob of white supremacists violently storm the Capitol just days into 2021 hardly warrants a cheery “Happy New Year!”. This event shocked but did not surprise us due to the growing agitation stirred by a would-be-dictator but soon-to-be-ex-president.

Welcoming Maya Iwata - VP of Partnerships!

Fri, 2021-01-08

We are excited to announce Maya Iwata as AAPIP's Vice President of Partnerships. In this role, Maya will manage membership strategies and engagement to advance AAPIP's mission and reach. No stranger to AAPIP, Maya has previously served as a Co-Chair of the New York chapter and a founding member of a local giving circle.

2021 AAPIP Board of Directors - Call for Nominations!

Wed, 2020-12-16

AAPIP is on the move. We are the vibrant home for AAPIs and allies in philanthropy, working to bring the full power of our membership network at all leadership levels toward the arc of justice.