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One Year After MAX Murders

Saturday marks one year since a known white supremacist began harassing two women of color on Portland’s public transit system. When three people stepped in to de-escalate the situation, he attacked them—two of the men died and the third was seriously injured.

This heartbreaking event did not happen in isolation.

From Oregon’s founding as a […]

By | 2018-05-26T05:37:55+00:00 May 26th, 2018|Featured, News & Events|

Thank you and farewell to our Executive Director Rev. Joseph Santos-Lyons

After ten years of organizing, Rev. Joseph Santos-Lyons, our first Executive Director, will be stepping down from his role this summer 2018. Throughout his tenure, APANO has become a leading community-based advocacy organization, lifting up the incredible strengths of Oregon’s 250,000 Asian and Pacific Islanders. Joseph will be departing Oregon for the Philippines to reunite with his […]

By | 2018-05-26T06:01:37+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Featured, News & Events|

May 15 Primary Elections Results

The election results are in from yesterday’s Primary election and the candidates and issues APANO championed came out big winners! Six of the seven candidates APANO endorsed won, and history was made in several races! Congratulations to voters in Oregon who helped make history last night!

Jacqueline Leung, an APANO member and […]

By | 2018-05-19T00:22:46+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Featured, News & Events|

APANO 2018年五月 支持候选人名单

APANO, 俄勒冈州最大和最老的亚裔和太平洋倡导者组织。请分享更多关于2018年5月18日我们支持的候选人名单。选票于4月25日开始–确定5月18日晚上8点是投票的截止日期!感受到鼓舞和想参与?请参与APANO的助选

Kayse Jama — 主要民主党24区参议员——-(波特兰东西面)

Kayse是俄勒冈州联盟的执行总监。他在倡导俄勒冈州人们争取经济和社会平等有20年的相关经验。 kayse是一位难民移民—-他的竞选激励着英文为第二语言的移民/难民。他是候选人当中唯一一位不接受大企业政治帮助的人。他会带给西林特别的,积极的影响。2017年的民事选举,Kayse为低收入房屋,教育基金,刑事平等斗争。

主要事件:保护房屋,移民和难民权利,所有人的医疗。

为什么选Kayse:“24区参议员覆盖波特兰东面和幸福村很大部分.” 24区居民和apano政策组织总监Kathy Wai 说。

“Kayse Jama 是社区领导,跟APANO有长期的合作关系。我们希望提拨州立法机关,社区拥护者,和我们价值观一致的领导人。”

Apano的户外组织者Robin Ye说:”Kayse Jama的竞选不是平常的政治选举。这个竞选活动将会有很多人第一次选举—-移民,难民,低收入和有色种族人民。这次竞选是帮助俄勒冈州人民创造美好的州。Kayse的竞选运动不是只在五月份的时兴运动,这是一次运动会为俄勒冈州建设带来很大的改变。

 

Jo Ann Hardesty — 波特兰市委会

By | 2018-05-11T02:39:47+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Featured, News & Events|