Thank You, Carol!

The story of our tenant organizing in the Jade District is inseparable from Carol’s time here at APANO. As Carol moves on from her position as the Chinese Outreach Associate to dedicate herself to her full-time business, we here at APANO want to take a moment to thank Carol for all she’s done […]

By | 2017-09-08T18:22:42+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Featured, Honor, News & Events|

MLK Reflection from Rev. Dr. Jonipher Kwong

Delivered January 15th, 2014 at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Nagasaki Peace Bell Ceremony
by Rev. Dr. Jonipher Kwong, First Unitarian Church of Honolulu

For 26 years we’ve been celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. King here in Honolulu, yet this year, it seems a bit different to me.

Maybe it’s because I’ve seen many of you […]

By | 2014-01-20T09:56:54+00:00 January 20th, 2014|Campaign, Honor|

2013 Dr. Lee Award: June Arima Schumann

2013 Dr. Phyllis S. Lee Award Winner

by Dr. Phyllis S. Lee

APANO is pleased to honor June Arima Schumann, whose life long work exemplifies one who has committed herself to social justice, empowerment and the advancement of equity and access for Asian and Pacific Islander communities and all Oregonians.  When June joined the board, her extensive organizational and […]

By | 2016-11-18T23:23:48+00:00 June 27th, 2013|Honor|

Farewell to Victoria, Sokho and Sandra

We say farewell to several staff who have completed their work with APANO.  They made significant contributions to APANO and we will miss them.  Please join APANO in wishing them well in their future endeavors!

Sandra Shelly is our Field Organizer who led our healthy kids healthy portland campaign for water fluoridation.  She leaves […]

By | 2013-05-31T21:55:52+00:00 May 31st, 2013|Honor|