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WE WON! ALLY wins Ethnic Studies at Portland Public Schools!

Last night, Oregon’s most comprehensive district-wide policy on Ethnic Studies was approved by a vote of 7-0 by the Portland Public School’s Board of Education, a victory for the year-long “Missing Pages of Our History” Ethnic Studies campaign! The APANO youth organizing group, Asian and Pacific Islander Leaders for the Liberation of Youth, or ”ALLY”, […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:34+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Featured, News & Events|

APANO Honors Peggy Nagae As 2016 Minoru Yasui Voices of Change Award Recipient

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 22, 2016

 

Contact: Luann Algoso
Community Engagement Manager, APANO
luann@apano.org, 971-340-4861

APANO to Honor Local Civil Rights Activist Peggy Nagae
As 2016 Minoru Yasui Voices of Change Award Recipient

Portland, Ore. – On the evening of May 6, 2016, the Asian Pacific American […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:35+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|News & Events, Press Release|

Staff Blog Post: Half way there! What’s been happening the past six months

by Merrie-Chris Agag
Jade District Coordinator, Americorps Vista

Where has the time gone? I can’t believe it is already 2016 and we’re in the month of March! Seriously, time is going by so quickly, we’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas soon. The AmeriCorps VISTAs are about half-way through the service term and a lot has […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:35+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Jade District, News & Events|

An Open Letter to Lane County Commissioner Faye Stewart

We, the Pacific and Asian Community Alliance, University of Oregon Vietnamese Student Association, University of Oregon Southeast Asian Student Alliance and allies, are writing to express our deep concerns regarding your statement on March 10th, 2016. When asked about your stance on the Syrian Refugee Crisis you replied, “We need to help people appropriately and […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:35+00:00 April 7th, 2016|News & Events|

Jade-Midway Placemaking Project upcoming events!

Check out these upcoming events from some of the artists in our Jade-Midway Placemaking program as well as some of the work they’ve completed so far.

Division Street Stories Showcase & Open Mic (Solomon Starr)
Sunday, May 29th, 6-9pm
Jade/APANO Multicultural Space (8114 SE Division Street)

 

– TALK STORY: LAND IS LIFE storytelling event with […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:35+00:00 March 25th, 2016|Featured, News & Events|