Over 100 migrants are being detained at a federal detention facility in Sheridan, Oregon as a direct result of the Trump administration’s unjust, no exceptions immigration policy. We at APANO seek the release of all detained peoples to safe and healthy communities, in which they may be able to heal and gain strength for their […]
In our country, we see leaders practicing divisive, fear-based, and hateful politics — with their followers gladly enabling them. As a progressive Asian and Pacific Islander community our response must be even greater. Our response must be political and visible at the ballot box, it must reflect our shared values, and it must […]
Over the last month, 123 immigrants seeking asylum have been detained and transferred to Oregon’s Sheridan federal prison in Yamhill County. The majority of the 123 people in the Sheridan prison are South Asian, who speak primarily Hindi and Punjabi, and a few identified as Chinese. As reported in The […]
Dear Members and Friends of APANO:
We are delighted to announce that we’ve hired Chi Nguyen as Interim Executive Director. Chi started June 12, and we are thrilled to have her on board. She has passion for APANO’s mission, a fierce intellect, and proven leadership skills.