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APANO names new Executive Director!

We are thrilled to announce that the boards of APANO and the APANO Communities United Fund have made a decision on who will serve as our next executive director. As valued members of our community and close supporters of APANO, we appreciate your input in letting us know the leadership qualities that are important to […]

By | 2019-02-18T21:58:31+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|

APANO 2019 Legislative Agenda

Asians and Pacific Islanders are the fastest growing demographic in Oregon. We are over 250,000 in Oregon, nearly 6% of the state population. Our diverse communities, representing over 100 ethnic, cultural and linguistic groups, have been shaping every facet of life in Oregon since the 1800s while resisting racist and xenophobic attitudes and […]

By | 2019-03-09T20:31:35+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|

May 2019 Special Election Endorsement Process

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”

― Malcolm X

We don’t have to wait until 2020 to decide the fate of our future! This May 2019, special elections for our most local institutions — the ones most intimately […]

By | 2019-02-15T04:30:20+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|

Call for Asian and Pacific Islander Writers and Artists!

Families, Reimagined
Deadline: Monday, February 25, 2019, 12:00pm | Apply here

Who do you care for, and who cares for you?

We are looking for Asian and Pacific Islander writers and visual artists to create original artwork responding to changing definitions of home, family, and community. This theme elevates one of APANO’s top priorities this […]

By | 2019-02-21T08:08:04+00:00 February 7th, 2019|Arts & Culture, News & Events|

Cultural Work Roundup February 2019

/// February 2019 ///

We’ve got Lunar New Year, Black History Month, and so much more this month. Support artists and cultural workers of color by attending one (or many!) of the events below.



By | 2019-02-03T20:35:13+00:00 February 3rd, 2019|Featured, News & Events|