Our Stories

Read the latest news from our campaigns and programs featuring stories and insights directly from our network of community members, giving circle organizers, AAPIP members and philanthropic allies.

Our Featured Speakers for AAPIP’s National Philanthropy Summit

Mon, 2010-09-13
Ms. Carol Larson and Mr. Gara LaMarche will lead off the Summit program which will include remarks from Danielle M. Reyes, Chair of the Board of Directors for AAPIP and Program Officer, Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation, as well as from Peggy Saika, President/Executive Director of AAPIP.

AAPIP’s recent giving circles movement gathering

Wed, 2010-07-21
Andy Ho, Co-Chair of the AAPIP Metro DC chapter, and co-founder of the Cherry Blossom Giving Circle

Andy shares his perspectives on the convening — as both a participant and as a key individual in helping to shape AAPIP’s early strategies in the growing giving circle movement.

Delphine Hirasuna, author & guest curator for “The Art of Gaman”

Fri, 2010-06-18
AAPIP is looking forward to our next AAPIP 2010 next week in Washington DC at the Art of Gaman exhibit. Delphine Hirasuna, the author and guest curator of the Art of Gaman, will be present for a book signing and to lead a private tour of the artifacts for our guests.

Zahra Billoo & Amardeep Singh speakers at June 2010 DC event!

Thu, 2010-06-17
AAPIP’s upcoming community reception, program and private viewing of The Art of Gaman Arts and Crafts from the Japanese American Internment Camps, 1942-1946 will serve as a framework to draw on the experiences of Japanese Americans interned during World War II and Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim and South Asian (AMEMSA) communities in post–9/11 America.