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November 2020 Candidate Endorsement Process

The stakes for this election have never been higher. With the outbreak of COVID-19 and amidst a nationwide civil rights reckoning, we need strong candidates who can meet this moment and work with us to fight for the rights and resources of our community and Black and Indigenous communities of color. 

As […]

By |2020-07-01T21:31:21+00:00June 30th, 2020|Elections, Featured, News & Events, Uncategorized|

Where can you donate to Black organizations in Oregon?

Black organizations are leading the fight for Black lives and liberation, as they have for years, decades, and centuries. If we want to see real change in this moment, we must rise up with them.

One way we can do that is by supporting Black-led organizations working on the ground to build a better […]

By |2020-07-07T18:13:01+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Featured, News & Events, Uncategorized|

Announcing APANO Executive Director Chi Nguyen’s Transition

A statement from APANO and APANO Communities United Fund boards follows below.

Executive Director statement

June 22, 2020

As I write this memo, the world wrestles with two major crises: COVID-19 and the global response to anti-Black racism. The common denominator of both is the push for justice. Amidst this period of uncertainty […]

By |2020-06-22T22:51:43+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Featured, News & Events, Uncategorized|

Apply for the Oregon Worker Relief Fund

The Oregon Worker Relief Fund provides financial support directly to Oregonians who have lost their jobs and are ineligible for Unemployment Insurance and federal stimulus relief due to their immigration status, and are now experiencing economic hardship. APANO is a […]

By |2020-07-01T21:32:05+00:00June 9th, 2020|COVID-19, Featured, Immigration, News & Events, Uncategorized|

APANO’s Commitment to Black Lives

Photo credit: Black Lives Matter Resource Page

At APANO, we unequivocally support Black Lives Matter and acknowledge our own role within systems that uphold and protect white supremacy. We recognize that we all benefit from anti-Blackness because we exist in a society that was built on the forced-labor and exploitation of Black […]

By |2020-06-06T00:43:27+00:00June 5th, 2020|Advocacy, Featured, News & Events|